• Now Playing - Days Like Today
    “A truly superb score. Puts you in mind of such musicals as A Little Night Music and Romance/Romance.”
    Chicago Tribune

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  • Now Playing - THE DANCE OF DEATH
    “Pure dynamite!  Every second is worth the price of admission.”
    Chicago Sun-Times

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  • Announcing the 2014-15 Writers Theatre Season!
    As we begin construction on our new home, we celebrate our roots with two productions in our intimate bookstore space, as well as an exciting site-specific production in the nearby Glencoe Union Church.

  • Announcing the On To a New Stage Campaign  
    Writers Theatre is thrilled to announce the On To a New Stage Campaign for a new theatre center, designed by Jeanne Gang and Studio Gang Architects.  

This season at Writers Theatre

The Old Man and The Old Moon
Sep 03, 2013 - Dec 01, 2013
325 Tudor Ct
Port Authority
Oct 29, 2013 - Mar 02, 2014
664 Vernon Ave
Hedda Gabler
Jan 07, 2014 - Apr 06, 2014
325 Tudor Ct
The Dance of Death
Apr 01, 2014 - Aug 03, 2014
664 Vernon Ave
Days Like Today
May 06, 2014 - Jul 27, 2014
325 Tudor Ct

Writers Theatre has entertained Chicago and the North Shore for more than two decades with inventive interpretations of classic work and a bold approach to contemporary theatre, bringing audiences face to face with powerful stories by creating the most intimate theatrical experience possible. With a reputation for excellence, innovative educational programming and strong ties to the community, Writers Theatre serves as a vital and highly regarded part of the Chicago theatre community. Read More ›

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