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Maya Marshall in conversation with Nicole Homer

Poetry Foundation 61 W Superior St, Chicago

Haymarket Books is a radical, independent, nonprofit book publisher based in Chicago. Maya Marshall (she/her) is the author of All the Blood Involved in Love and cofounder of underbelly, the […]

  • ASL Interpreted
  • Captioning
  • Hybrid Program

Clyde’s

Goodman Theatre 170 N Dearborn St, Chicago

“Feisty comedy is on the menu” (Washington Post) in two-time Pulitzer Prize winner Lynn Nottage’s latest Broadway triumph. Creating the perfect sandwich is the shared quest of the formerly incarcerated […]

  • ASL Interpreted

Leonardo! A Wonderful Show About a Terrible Monster

Chicago Children's Theatre Chicago

Direct from New York City and the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, this Chicago premiere features hundreds of illustrated puppets, fuzzy Muppet-style puppets, hilarious actors on live cameras, and a live music […]

  • ASL Interpreted
  • Captioning
  • Sensory Friendly

Leonardo! A Wonderful Show About a Terrible Monster

Chicago Children's Theatre Chicago

Direct from New York City and the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, this Chicago premiere features hundreds of illustrated puppets, fuzzy Muppet-style puppets, hilarious actors on live cameras, and a live music […]

  • ASL Interpreted
  • Captioning
  • Sensory Friendly

Clyde’s

Goodman Theatre 170 N Dearborn St, Chicago

“Feisty comedy is on the menu” (Washington Post) in two-time Pulitzer Prize winner Lynn Nottage’s latest Broadway triumph. Creating the perfect sandwich is the shared quest of the formerly incarcerated […]

  • Audio Description
  • Touch Tour

Clyde’s

Goodman Theatre 170 N Dearborn St, Chicago

“Feisty comedy is on the menu” (Washington Post) in two-time Pulitzer Prize winner Lynn Nottage’s latest Broadway triumph. Creating the perfect sandwich is the shared quest of the formerly incarcerated […]

  • Spanish captioning

Leonardo! A Wonderful Show About a Terrible Monster

Chicago Children's Theatre Chicago

Direct from New York City and the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, this Chicago premiere features hundreds of illustrated puppets, fuzzy Muppet-style puppets, hilarious actors on live cameras, and a live music […]

  • ASL Interpreted
  • Captioning
  • Sensory Friendly

Leonardo! A Wonderful Show About a Terrible Monster

Chicago Children's Theatre Chicago

Direct from New York City and the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, this Chicago premiere features hundreds of illustrated puppets, fuzzy Muppet-style puppets, hilarious actors on live cameras, and a live music […]

  • ASL Interpreted
  • Captioning
  • Sensory Friendly

Clyde’s

Goodman Theatre 170 N Dearborn St, Chicago

“Feisty comedy is on the menu” (Washington Post) in two-time Pulitzer Prize winner Lynn Nottage’s latest Broadway triumph. Creating the perfect sandwich is the shared quest of the formerly incarcerated […]

  • Captioning

BWBTC Shakespeare: Richard III

Edge Theater 5451 N Broadway, Chicago

Aligned with the mission of representing marginalized voices, BWBTC has partnered with UIC’s Disability Cultural Center to tell the tale of the malicious Richard of Gloucester. Casting both non-disabled and […]

  • ASL Interpreted
  • Audio Description
  • Captioning
  • Touch Tour

Resilience Series (monthly)

Chicago Cultural Center Chicago

Join us on the 2nd Monday of each month in G.A.R. Hall to build resilience through artist-led sessions of various creative modalities. Resilience helps deal with difficult challenges with flexibility […]

  • Captioning

Open Door: Dreaming Ages

Poetry Foundation 61 W Superior St, Chicago

Join us for Dreaming Ages, an in-person installment of the Open Door series with Zachary Cahilll, Ama Codjoe, Calvin Forbes, Maud Lavin, Sungjae Lee, and Jenny Lin. The Open Door […]

  • ASL Interpreted
  • Captioning
  • Hybrid Program