College Club

College Club is a FREE service that provides current college students with special offers, invitations and behind-the-scenes access to Goodman productions.

About College Club
College Ambassadors
College Nights
Student Ticket Program - 10TIX

Members of Goodman Theatre’s College Club receive newsletters with special offers, invitations and behind-the-scenes access to Goodman productions. From designated college nights – where pizza and a play ticket is just $10 – to Artist Encounter event access and more, College Club members get the scoop on the latest Goodman happenings delivered straight to their inbox.

College Club is FREE to join, just click below to tell us how to best reach you. You just need to prove you’re really a college student.


College Ambassadors

Goodman’s College Ambassadors are a select group of Chicago area college and university students that help the Goodman team with campus outreach and engagement. Our advocates on the campus’ front lines, College Ambassadors help connect students with Goodman productions and programs in new and innovative ways.

To apply, you must be a student currently enrolled in a Chicago-area university or college and be a member of the Goodman’s College Club.

Applications for Spring 2019 are due by November 1st, 2018.


College Ambassadors have the following responsibilities:

  • Help promote College Nights to their peers and networks
  • Assist the Goodman team in targeting student organizations and university advertising or grassroots efforts
  • Distribute College Night flyers on their campus
  • Raise awareness about Goodman’s College Club through participation and assistance in promotions at student activity fairs and/or orientation activities throughout each semester
  • Volunteer at College Night if needed

College Ambassadors must consistently meet all of the above requirements for the entirety of the Goodman Theatre season in which they participate (September – July) 

College Ambassador perks include:

  • A FREE pair of tickets to each College Night throughout the season in which they participate  
  • Tickets to all productions throughout the Goodman season in which College Nights are not offered  
  • Tickets to exclusive events, including Artist Encounters 
  • Access to special membership events such as behind-the-scenes panel discussions, tickets to select openingnight performances and more 
  • Networking and mentorship opportunities with Goodman Theatre staff
  • Periodic check-ins and promotions meetings that feature brain-storming sessions and remarks from a Goodman Artistic staff member
  • Access to events curated exclusively for College Ambassadors, featuring interactions with Goodman artists and networking with fellow Ambassadors

College Nights - Pizza and a Play

Goodman’s College Nights feature a pre-show reception – with pizza of course – where College Club members can mingle and meet fellow theater-loving college students and participate in a discussion with Goodman Theatre artists close to the production before attending a performance.

Tickets for Goodman’s College Nights are just $10! Ticket price includes the reception and the performance.

Upcoming College Nights include:

  • Rebecca Gilman’s Twilight Bowl
    More details to come soon!
  • Lynn Nottage’s Sweat
    More details to come soon!

Student Ticket Program - 10TIX

Radically discounted tickets just for students are available for all Goodman productions. Tickets are just $10! All tickets are held at Will Call, and a valid Student ID must be presented when picking up tickets before the performance. All 10TIX purchases are subject to availability, not available by phone and handling fees still apply.

For productions in the Albert Theatre, student tickets are released at 10am on the day of each performance online, and at 12noon at the Box Office window. 10TIX tickets for Albert Theatre productions are limited to four tickets per student ID.

For productions in the Owen Theatre, student tickets for the entire performance run are released as soon as tickets go on sale.