What's New

  • Congratulations to Playwright Branden Jacobs-Jenkins, Newly Named MacArthur Foundation Fellow

    See His Play Gloria at the Goodman Jan. 14 - Feb. 19, 2017

    Don’t miss Branden’s newest play, Gloria, in its Chicago premiere this January. This “whip-smart satire (and) sharp-toothed comic drama” (New York Times) about contemporary workplaces arrives at the Goodman following its critically hailed off-Broadway debut last year. Tickets available now by subscription only! Subscribe Now >>

  • Due to Popular Demand, Wonderful Town Is Now Extended Through October 23!

    Eight More Performances Just Added

    Patrons can now purchase tickets for Wonderful Town through October 23! Don’t miss this lavish revival of Leonard Bernstein’s classic musical, featuring a monumental company of more than 40 actors and musicians. BUY TICKETS >>

  • Get Tickets Now for the Astonishing Theatrical Experience
    The Magic Play

    tickets start at just $10!

    A mind-blowing magic show. A deeply moving love story. An experience you’ll never forget. World class magic and an emotional story of love and loss come together in one unique theatrical work led by acclaimed magician, illusion designer and actor Brett Schneider. Performances begin October 21! BUY TICKETS >>

  • Join us for this Season's New Stages Festival of New Plays

    All performances are free! Reserve now to guarantee your spot.

    Free tickets are now available for the 2016 New Stages Festival, which celebrates the work of the country’s most innovative playwrights and gives audiences a unique window into the creative process. This year’s festival features three developmental productions and three staged readings. LEARN MORE >>

  • Plan Ahead! A Christmas Carol Tickets
    Are Now on Sale

    Performances begin November 19, 2016

    Tickets are now available for our annual production of Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol, directed by Henry Wishcamper. Don't miss out on Chicago's favorite holiday tradition. BUY TICKETS >>

  • This Fall Celebrate the Legacy of Leonard Bernstein

    RSVP for the Leonard Bernstein Celebration. All events are free!

    This fall from September 27-October 1, Goodman Theatre is proud to present a series of programs and performances that honor and illuminate Leonard Bernstein and his unprecedented career. Join us for FREE programs, featuring both established artists and exciting new musical voices. LEARN MORE>>

  • Join Goodman Education for the
    Play ‘N 90 Family Workshop

    This interactive workshop is FREE for children and $5 per adult.

    Play ‘N 90 provides families with children ages 5 to 12 the opportunity to create a play together in just 90 minutes. The program also provides children with the opportunity to let loose and have fun with the adults in their lives, even when things get a little silly! Workshops will take place on select dates in August, September and October. LEARN MORE  >>

  • The Alice Rapoport Center for Education and Engagement

    Dedicated to "Arts as Education"

    Experience “the Alice”—the next phase in the Goodman’s 30-year commitment to educating Chicago youth and promoting lifelong learning for audiences of all ages. Discover More >>

  • OnStage+, the Goodman's New Digital Magazine


    We’re proud to introduce OnStage+, the Goodman’s new digital magazine. On the site you’ll find feature articles, interviews with artists, videos, photo galleries and much more! Learn all about Goodman’s current productions in the latest issue! Visit OnStage+ >>