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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Edgewater Theatre District Flex Pass – $75.00
Nine Theatres, Nine Performances, ONE TICKET !
The Edgewater Theatres are collaborating on a Flex Pass that will give holders one admission to any one performance at each of the following nine local theatres – Raven Theatre, Redtwist Theatre, Rivendell Theatre, Jackalope Theatre, The Neo-Futurists, City-Lit Theatre, Three Cat Productions, Li’l Buds Theatre, and Commedia Beauregard Theatre Ensemble. The Pass costs $75.00, and theatre goers 30 years old and younger can get the pass for $30.00! Passes are available online at BuzzOnStage.com/etd, and from the Edgewater Chamber of Commerce, 1210 W. Rosedale. Click here for more information and to purchase Flex Passes.
Events (* indicates Flex Pass participant):
April Theater & Such:
- * The Playboy of the Western World – Presented by Raven Theatre, 6157 N. Clark. Through Apr 5
- Hole in the Wall – Pop up exhibit by Good News Only at 6018 North, 6018 N. Kenmore Apr 5
- An Evening of Movement Based Performance – Presented by The Space Movement Project at Unity Lutheran Church, 1212 W. Balmoral. Apr 5-6
- Play for Keeps Writing Project – Presented by Stockyards Theatre Project at Unity Lutheran Church, 1212 W. Balmoral. Apr 7
- “Space Odyssey” - Spring Circus presented by CircEsteem at 4730 N. Sheridan – Apr 5 through Apr 16
- * 44 Ways to End Your Sex Life - Presented by Redtwist Dark Red Series, 1044 W. Bryn Mawr.
- * A Crime in the Neighborhood – Presented by City-Lit Theatre Company, 1020 W. Bryn Mawr. Through Apr 13
- * Hang your Hat at Mr. K’s – Presented by Three Cat Productions at Berger Park Coach House Theatre, 6205 N. Sheridan. Opens Apr 23, continues through May 17
- * Good Boys and True – Presented by Raven Theatre, 6157 N. Clark. Through May 3
- * The Killing of Michael X – Presented by Jackalope Theatre at the Broadway Armory Park, 5917 N. Broadway. Through Apr 13
- * The Haunting of Hill House – Presented by City-Lit Theatre Company, 1020 W. Bryn Mawr. Through May 11
- RAW – Presented by Deluge Theatre Collective at The Frontier, 1106 W. Thorndale. Through Apr 26
- * If There Is, I Haven’t Found it Yet – Presented by Steep Theatre Company, 1115 W. Berwyn. Through May 24
- * Confederates in the Attic – Presented by City-Lit Theatre Company, 1020 W. Bryn Mawr. Opens Apr 25, continues through Jun 7
Coming in May:
- * Vieux Carre - Presented by Raven Theatre, 6157 N. Clark. Previews begin May 6. continues through Jun 28
- * Look Back in Anger - Presented by Redtwist Theatre, 1044 W. Bryn Mawr. Previews begin May 14, continues through Jun 15
- * Eat Your Heart Out - Presented by Rivendell Theatre , 5775 N. Ridge. Previews begin May 22, continues through Jun 28
- * Haymaker – Presented by The Neo-Futurists, 5153 N. Ashland, Opens May 22, continues through Jun 28
- * Before Death do us Part – Presented by Redtwist Theatre Dark Red Series, 1044 W. Bryn Mawr. Opens May 23, continues through Jun 28
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:
- Raven Theatre, 6157 N. Clark St.
- Redtwist Theatre, 1044 W. Bryn Mawr
- City-Lit Theatre, 1020 W. Bryn Mawr
- Steep Theatre, 1115 W. Berwyn
- Rivendell Theatre, 5775 N. Ridge
- Li’l Buds Theatre Company, 1206 W. Rosedale
- Three Cat Productions, 6205 N. Sheridan (Berger Park)
- Quest Theatre Ensemble, 1609 W. Gregory
- Jackalope Theatre, 1106 W. Thorndale
- The Neo-Futurists, 5153 N. Ashland
- Ph Comedy Theatre, 1515 W. Bryn Mawr
- Uncommon Ground, 1401 W. Devon
Rogers Park Entertainment:
People and their Arts Organizations:
- Michael Canavan, photographer - www.michaelcanavan.com
- David Kodeski and Eric Reda, Directors, Chicago Opera Vanguard - www.chicagovanguard.org
- Elizabeth Lindau, orchestral pop band – www.canastamusic.com
- Andrew Swanson, actor and director, Jackalope Theater – www.jackalopetheatre.org.
- Morry Matson, Manager, Morry Matson Productions – www.morrymatsonproductions.com
- Adam Brooks and Matthew Wilson, artists and educators – www.industryoftheordinary.com
- Michael Sherman, Artistic Director, Innervation Dance Cooperative – www.innervationdance.org
- Dmitri Rybchenkov, Restoration Division, LLC. – www.restorationdivision.com
- Chicago Filmmakers – www.chicagofilmmakers.org
- Jeff Predmore, Jennie Lamb, and Maggie Portman, theater educators – www.lilbudstheatre.org
- Patrick McCarthy and Tommy Stephenson, environmental electronic music – www.rothmobot.com
- Kirsten Leenaars, artist – www.kirstenleenaars.nl
- Tracy Poyser, photographer – www.tracypoyserphotoart.zenfolio.com
- Marguerite Horberg, Executive Director of Portaluz, world music organization – www.portaluz.org
- Bob Remer , director, Edgewater Historical Society – www.edgewaterhistorical.org
- Mare and Kevin Swallow, artists of the Cornelia Arts Building – www.corneliaartsbuilding.com
- Jerry Nerburn, Photographer and environmental designer – www.photocubeart.com
- CircEsteem, Chicago Youth Circus – www.circesteem.org
- Martie Sanders, Artistic Director of Green Scene Chicago- www.greenscenechicago.org
UPCOMING EVENTS CALENDAR