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Wait Wait... for The House!


Host of the show, and House Board Member, Peter Sagal and The House’s Artistic Director, Nathan Allen. Photo Credit: Tyler Core.

On SEPTEMBER 26TH, House Board Member Peter Sagal, host of the popular weekly news quiz on National public Radio, welcomes The House’s supporters to a live taping of Wait Wait… Don’t Tell Me! 

Before the show, we'll all gather for cocktails and bites. You'll have the chance to donate and be entered to win:

  • Peter's voice as your voicemail message (just like contestants on the show!)

  • Your name as part of "Bluff the Listener" on an episode of Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me!

  • 2015 Carte Blanche Cabernet Sauvignon

  • restaurant gift certificates

  • and more!

Can’t attend but want a chance to win? Good news! Every $100 you donate gives you an entry for these prizes!

After the show, join Peter and House artists for a nightcap.


5:00 PM
Pre-show toast and hor d'oeuvres

7:00 PM
Doors open for taping of Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me!
Chase Bank Auditorium, 10 S. Dearborn Street

9:30 PM
Post-show nightcap with Peter Sagal and House artists


Suggested Attire:
Business casual

Getting there
PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION: The Blue Line Monroe stop is just outside Chase Tower.

PARKING: Purchase pre-paid discounted parking from iParkit.
Both lots just a five-minute walk from Chase Tower.
$17 — Theatre District Self Park — 181 North Dearborn
$17 — Adams & Wabash Self Park — 17 East Adams Street

Getting your tickets:
Tickets will be emailed to you the week of the event.



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