Student Matinee Performance Dates

All student matinees begin promptly at 11am


Student Matinee Series Lineup

  • Ivo Van Hove and Robert Falls


    By Theresa Rebeck
    Directed by Donna Feore

    Oct. 9 & 10, 2019

    Laced with forbidden romance and backstage gossip, this rollicking comedy about leading lady Sarah Bernhardt is “so clever it uplifts, so timely it hurts” (The New York Times).

  • A Christmas Carol

    By Charles Dickens, Adapted by Tom Creamer
    Directed by Henry Wishcamper

    Dec. 4, 2019

    Goodman Theatre’s classic A Christmas Carol is the heartwarming story of Ebenezer Scrooge’s discovery of kindness, compassion and redemption.

  • Ivo Van Hove and Robert Falls


    By Lisa Loomer
    Directed by Vanessa Stalling

    Feb. 4 & 5, 2020

    Meet the complex young women behind the case of Roe v. Wade in this “remarkably fitting parable for the present women’s resistance” (The New Yorker).

  • The legs of teenage girls in pink heels are standing in opposition to each other

    School Girls; Or, The African Mean Girls Play

    By Jocelyn Bioh
    Directed by Lili-Anne Brown

    Performances Suspended — Learn More>>

    The Off-Broadway smash sensation—a “gleeful African makeover of an American genre” (The New York Times)—arrives in Chicago.


  • A woman holding a guitar in front of her face. The background is orange and she has a large orange flower in her hair.

    American Mariachi

    By José Cruz González
    Directed by Henry Godinez

    May 6, 2020

    Familia, amor and tradición—and breaking it—are at the heart of this “big-hearted musical tug at the heartstrings” (Denver Post).