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Welcome to the 48th Ward Arts page!

The calendar below lists arts and culture events happening in and near the 48th Ward – all within minutes of home!  Please send requests for listing to

Theaters/Arts Organizations:

Take time for Theater!

Try a Subscription to Steep, Raven, Rivendell, City-Lit, Redtwist, Jackalope, and About Face Theaters.

Get a Theatre Pass and see one show at each of ELEVEN local theaters.

Also see the amazing work done by our schools – Senn, Swift, Peirce, Goudy, Hayt, Sacred Heart, NCA, and of course Loyola University.

For upcoming events, and daily performances, see the calendar below.

Edgewater Theater District Flex Pass – $75.00

Eleven Theatres, Eleven Performances, ONE TICKET !

The Edgewater Theatres are collaborating on a Theatre Pass that will give holders one admission to any one performance at each of the following nine local theaters – Raven Theatre, Redtwist Theatre, Rivendell Theatre, Jackalope Theatre, The Neo-Futurists, City-Lit Theatre, Three Cat Productions, Li’l Buds Theatre, About Face Theatre, Idle Muse Theatre, and Commedia Beauregard Theatre Ensemble.  The Pass costs $75.00, and theater goers 30 years old and younger can get the pass for $30.00!  Passes are available online at, and from the Edgewater Chamber of Commerce, 1210 W. Rosedale.  Click here for more information and to purchase Edgewater Theatre District Passes.




48th Ward Around Town

The 48th Ward is a proud home to many artists and performers who can be seen outside of the 48th Ward.   Take a moment or two to check out their websites and see their exhibits and events when you’re outside the neighborhood!


Edgewater & Andersonville Entertainment:

Uptown Entertainment:

Rogers Park Entertainment:

People and their Arts Organizations: