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Porn Minus Porn. Live staged reading of real porn film scripts, culling out all the actual sex acts. Under The Gun Theater, 956 W. Newport, Chicago. $12. Saturdays 10:30 pm. Runs through September 26. Tickets www.undertheguntheater.com .

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Mom? A Comedy of Mourners. Clown siblings Victoria, Frank and Mango mourn the loss of their mother. By Box of Clowns at Gorilla Tango Theatre, 1919 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago. Tickets at www.gorillatango.com or ( 773 ) 598-4549 .

...the precipice of manhood. By Refuge Theatre Project in Room 300, Collaboraction, Flatiron Arts Building, 1579 N Milwaukee Ave, 3rd floor. $20. Runs through September 20. Tickets www.refugetheatre.com...

The Jacksonian. Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Beth Henley's tale of divorce, suspense, dark humor and murder. By Profiles Theatre at The Main Stage, 4139 N Broadway, Chicago. $30-40. Runs through October 11. Tickets ( 773 ) 549-1815 or www.profilestheatre.org .

...past and the price of life's choices. By TimeLine Theatre Company at TimeLine Theatre, 615 W. Wellington Ave., Chicago. $38/46/51. Runs through November 22. Tickets and subscriptions at TimeLineTheatre.com or...

League of Chicago Theaters' Summer Showcase series. A selection from American Idiot by the Hypocrites, plus student-written stories from Barrel of Monkeys, featuring interviews with the artists. Noon at the Water Works building, 163 E. Pearson Ave. Free.

SMUT: The Improvised Romantic Book Club. Improv/comedy. By Corn Productions at Cornservatory, 4210 N. Lincoln. $10. Runs through 9/18 ( Fridays ). 11 pm. Tickets corntickets@gmail.com, www.cornservatory.org .

...A budding clothing designer changes tragic Nora's life with a remarkable outfit. Piccolo Theatre, 600 Main St. in Evanston, inside the Main Street Metra Station. Fridays and Saturdays at 8 pm, Sundays...

American Idiot. Features music by the Grammy award-winning punk rock band Green Day. By the Hypocrites at the Den Theatre Mainstage, 1333 N. Milwaukee Ave, Chicago. Runs through October 25. Tickets the-hypocrites.tix.com/Schedule.aspx .

...is barely holding it together. By Aston Rep Theatre Company at Raven Theatre ( West Stage ), 6157 N Clark St, Chicago. $20. Runs through September 27. Tickets ( 773 ) 828-9129 or www.astonrep.com...

...is on the autism spectrum. By Dennis Frymire at Windy City Music Theatre Blackbox Studio, 5430 W. Lawrence Ave., Chicago. Runs through September 13. Tickets www.chicagofringe.org...

...musical version of the 1982 film. By Night Blue Performing Arts Company at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont. $32-$35. Runs through October 9. Tickets www.vendini.com/ticket-software.html...

Black-Hearted Bitch. Winner of Pride Films and Plays LezPlay contest, a teleplay presented as a staged reading. Kell, an assassin-for-hire, is brutally betrayed by her oldest friend and newest lover. At Center On Halsted, 3656 N. Halsted, 7 pm. Tickets www.pridefilmsandplays.com .

How the World Began. Science and religion collide in a small Kansas town. By Rivendell Theatre Ensemble, Chicago's only professional theatre company dedicated to the work of women theatre artists. At 5779 N. Ridge Ave. Runs through October 10. Tickets rivendelltheatre.secure.force.com/ticket .

East of Eden. Adaptation of John Steinbeck's novel, from the award-winning adaptor of the Steppenwolf classic The Grapes of Wrath. By Steppenwolf Theatre Company at Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N Halsted, Chicago. Runs through November 15. Tickets 312-335-1650 or www.steppenwolf.org/Plays-Events .

The Hyancinth Macaw. Experimental play tracing the unraveling of a small American family. By The Bridge in Bridgeport at The Bridge, 643 W. 31st St, Bridgeport ( aka The Orphanage ). $12. 7:30 pm. Runs through Oct. 4. Tickets ( 312 ) 307-5194 or www.thebridgeperforms.com .

...these two friends are forced to make a tough decision. At Victory Gardens Biograph Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln Ave. $20-$60. Runs through Oct. 18. Tickets ( 773 ) 871-3000 or tickets@victorygardens.org...

Feathers and Teeth. Teen angst surges to a whole new level in this offbeat new comedy from Charise Castro Smith. At Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn St. Runs through October 18. Tickets www.goodmantheatre.org/feathers/ .

...dance and a ten piece orchestra. Black Ensemble Theater at Black Ensemble Theater Cultural Center, 4450 N. Clark St, Chicago. Thursdays 7:30 pm, Fridays 8 pm, Saturdays 3 pm and 8 pm, Sundays...

Gem of the Ocean. A cleanser of souls encounters a murderer on her doorstep and takes him on a spiritual journey to the mythical City of Bones. Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis Ave, Chicago. Runs through October 11, 2015. Tickets at www.CourtTheatre.org, ( 773 ) 753-4472 .

Scream, Queen, Scream! A twisted trio of tales featuring possessed office temps, ravenous monsters and deadly identical twins. By Hell in a Handbag Productions at Mary's Attic, 5400 N. Clark St. $22-$40. Runs through Oct. 31. Tickets www.handbagproductions.org .

...that - who do you turn to? By Remy Bumppo Theatre Company at Greenhouse Theater Center, 2257 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago. $32.50-$57.50. Runs through November 1. Tickets ( 773 ) 404-7336 or www...

Blood Brothers. British musical about twin brothers separated at birth — one raised by a rich family, the other by the impoverished birth mother of the boys. By Theo Unique Cabaret Theatre at No Exit Cafe, 6970 N Glenwood Ave, Chicago. $34/39. Runs through November 15. Tickets www.theo-u.com .

...three generations of women, and how they are interconnected. By Pegasus Theatre at Chicago Dramatists, 1105 W. Chicago Ave. Runs through Nov. 1. Tickets ( 866 ) 811-4111 or www.PegasusTheatreChicago.org...

...brought together Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins and Elvis Presley. At Apollo Theater, 2540 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago. Runs through January 17, 2016. Tickets at www.ticketmaster.com or ( 773 ) 935-6100...

...their fortuitous journey back to Korea. By Silk Road Rising at Historic Chicago Temple Building, 77 W Washington St, Pierce Hall, Chicago. $15. Through October 4. Tickets at web.ovationtix.com/trs/pr/942193...

...of leukemia plummets their world into a tailspin. By Shattered Globe Theatre at Theatre Wit, 1229 W. Belmont Ave. Runs through Nov. 14. Ticket at the door, ( 773 ) 975-8150 or www.shatteredglobe.org...

...runs in a cluster of Connecticut hamlets and villages. By Gift Theatre at Gift Theatre, 4802 N. Milwaukee Ave. $20-$35. Runs through November 22. Tickets 773-283-7071 or thegifttheatre.org...

Barefoot in the Park. Neil Simon's play about newlyweds whose attempt at matchmaking goes totally wrong. Step Up Productions, Athenaeum Theatre, 2936 N. Southport Ave. in Chicago. Runs through November 1. Tickets www.stepupproductions.org, ( 773 ) 935-6875 .

Chicks With Shticks. A dragapella beauty shop quartet. By the Kinsey Sicks at Mayne Stage, 1330 W. Morse Ave., Chicago. Tickets www.maynestage.com, ( 866 ) 468-3401 .

Unspeakable. Inspired by the life of comic icon Richard Pryor, focusing on the period between 1967 and 1982. By Broadway In Chicago at the Broadway Playhouse, Water Tower Place ( 175 E. Chestnut St ). Runs through November 6. Tickets ( 312 ) 977-1710 or www.BroadwayInChicago.com .

Treasure Island. Adapted from the Robert Louis Stevenson novel. By Looking Glass Theatre Company at Water Tower Water Works, 821 N Michigan at Pearson. Runs through January 31, 2016. Tickets www.lookingglasstheatre.org .

...woman, in an LGBTQ organization known as The Center. By Northlight Theatre at Steppenwolf Garage, 1624 N. Halsted. Runs through November 8. Tickets ( 312 ) 335-1650 or steppenwolf.org...

Arsenic and Old Lace. Classic comedy about two Victorian sisters who poison lonely old men. By Saint Sebastian Players at St. Bonaventure, 1625 W. Diversey, Chicago. Runs through November 15, 2015. Tickets at saintsebastianplayers.org or ( 773 ) 404-7922 .

The Raid. Unlike other prominent abolitionists, John Brown is convinced only bloodshed will dismantle American Slavery. By Jackalope Theatre at Broadway Armory Park, 5917 N. Broadway. Season pass $60. Runs through Dec. 12. Tickets www.jackalopetheatre.org/ .

...partnership, and starts to suspect it's because of racial discrimination. By American Theater Company, 1909 W. Byron St. $38-$48. Runs through Dec. 13. Tickets ( 773 ) 409-4125 or www.atcweb.org...

...endless artificiality of Walmarts, Applebees and strip malls. By Griffin Theatre at Signal Ensemble Theatre, 1802 W Berenice Ave, Chicago. Runs through December 13. Tickets www.griffintheatre.com...

...written to announce his impending return. By Remy Bumppo Theatre Company at Greenhouse Theater Center, 2757 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago. $32.50-$57.50. Runs through January 11, 2016. Tickets ( 773 ) 404-7336 or...

Beautiful: the Carole King Musical. At Oriental Theatre, 24 W. Randolph. Runs through Feb. 21. Tickets at beautifulonbroadway.com/tour .

...Tennessee Williams' classic memory play. By the Hypocrites at The Den Theatre's Main Stage, 1329 N. Milwaukee Ave. Runs through March 6. Tickets the-hypocrites.tix.com/Schedule.aspx...

42nd Street. Backstage musical comedy classic directed by co-author Mark Bramble and choreographed by Randy Skinner, the team who staged the 2001 Tony Award-winning Best Revival. At Cadillac Palace Theatre, 151 W Randolph, Chicago. Tickets ( 312 ) 977-1710 or www.BroadwayInChicago.com .

...to bring the ever-youthful Nyada home. By The New Colony at The Den Theatre, 1133 N. Milwaukee Ave, Chicago. Runs through May 15. Tickets www.thenewcolony.org...

...Scotland. By Midsommer Flight. August 8-9 and 15-16 performances are at Gross Park, 2708 W. Lawrence Ave., at the north end of the park along Gunnison St. August 22, 23, and 30...

...are at Lincoln Park, on N. Stockton Drive behind the Lincoln Park Cultural Center at 2045 N. Lincoln Park West. No performance August 29. Free. Saturdays at 6 p.m. and Sundays at 2 p...

Hamlet. Classic Shakespearean tragedy dealing with revenge and murder. By the Muse of Fire Theatre Company at Ingraham Park ( Ridge and Leonard Place in Evanston ). Free. Runs through August 30.

South Pacific. Classic musical about love and war in the South Pacific. Choreographed by Rudy Hogenmiller. Full 30-piece orchestra. By Light Opera Works at Cahn Auditorium, 600 Emerson St. ( at Sheridan Rd. ), Evanston, IL. Runs through August 30. Tickets itkt.choicecrm.net/templates/LOW/ .

The Universal Wolf. Theatrical rendering of the famous Little Red Riding Hood fairy tale. By Trap Door Theatre at Trap Door Theatre, 1655 W. Cortland Ave. $20/$25. Runs through September 26. Tickets ( 773 ) 384-0494 or www.trapdoor.com .

Sand. Improvisation. By Mike Brunlieb, Thomas Kelley and Scott Neson with musical accompaniment by Tim Joyce. At Annoyance Theatre, 831 W. Belmont. $6. 8 pm. Runs through Oct. 8. Tickets ( 773 ) 697-9693 or www.theannoyance.com .

Assassination Theater: Chicago's Role in the Crime of the Century. Theatrical investigation into the nation's most infamous crime, the assassination of JFK. At Museum of Broadcast Communication, 360 N. State St. Runs through Nov. 7. Tickets ( 800 ) 838-3006 or assassinationtheater.com .

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Improvised Twilight Zone. A new Twilight Zone-inspired scenario every show. At The Annoyance Theatre and Bar, 851 W. Belmont, Chicago, 773-697-9693. Wednesdays, 8 pm. Runs through August 19, 2015. Tickets at the door or at theannoyance.com .

Live at the Continental Baths. Musical tribute to Bette Midler focusing on her 1970s performances at a New York gay male bathhouse. Hell in a Handbag Productions at Mary's Attic, 5400 N. Clark St., Chicago. Runs through August 21, 2015. Tickets at www.handbagproductions.org .

The Two Gentlemen of Verona. Shakespearean classic about two young men away from home for the first time. By Oak Park Festival Theatre at Austin Gardens, 167 Forest Ave., Oak Park ( outdoors ). Runs through August 22. Tickets web.ovationtix.com/trs/cal/244 .

Altar Boyz. Musical comedy following the final performance of a fictitious Christian boy-band. By Cult Camp Productions at Mayne Stage, 1328 W. Morse Ave, Chicago. $20. Runs through August 23. Tickets ( 866 ) 468-3401 or www.maynestage.com .

Zelda at the Oasis. A play about Zelda Fitzgerald, the wife of F. Scott Fitzgerald. By Genesis Theatrical Productions at the West Stage of the Raven Theatre Complex, 6157 N. Clark St., Chicago. Runs through August 23. Tickets web.ovationtix.com .

DD7 in Thunderballs: A James Bond Boylesque. Gender-bending spoof of James Bond movies. At Gorilla Tango Theatre, 1919 N. Milwaukee Ave. Runs through August 28. Tickets www.gorillatango.com/cgi-bin/public/gttv2.cgi .

...The New Colony with music by The Delicious Moons, at the Den Theatre ( Upstairs Mainstage ). 1333 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago. $20-$25. Runs through August 29. Tickets www.thenewcolony.org...

...Scotland. By Midsommer Flight. August 8-9 and 15-16 performances are at Gross Park, 2708 W. Lawrence Ave., at the north end of the park along Gunnison St. August 22, 23, and 30...

...are at Lincoln Park, on N. Stockton Drive behind the Lincoln Park Cultural Center at 2045 N. Lincoln Park West. No performance August 29. Free. Saturdays at 6 p.m. and Sundays at 2 p...

...author Gertrude Stein, using Stein's own works as lyrics. Kokandy Productions. At Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont Ave. in Chicago. Thursday, Friday, Saturday 8 pm. Sunday 3 pm. Runs through August 30, 2015...

Hamlet. Classic Shakespearean tragedy dealing with revenge and murder. By the Muse of Fire Theatre Company at Ingraham Park ( Ridge and Leonard Place in Evanston ). Free. Runs through August 30.

...involvement brings Shelley's bubbling midlife crisis to a boil. By Steppenwolf at Steppenwolf Theater, 1650 N. Halsted. Runs through August 30. Tickets ( 312 ) 335-1650 or http://www.steppenwolf.org/Plays-Events...

South Pacific. Classic musical about love and war in the South Pacific. Choreographed by Rudy Hogenmiller. Full 30-piece orchestra. By Light Opera Works at Cahn Auditorium, 600 Emerson St. ( at Sheridan Rd. ), Evanston, IL. Runs through August 30. Tickets itkt.choicecrm.net/templates/LOW/ .

...long time running successful act. By The Silent Theatre Company at Athenaeum Theatre, Studio 1, 2936 N Southport Ave, Chicago. $17-$27. Runs through September 20. Tickets ( 773 ) 935-6875 or www.athenaeumtheatre.org...

Assassination Theater: Chicago's Role in the Crime of the Century. Theatrical investigation into the nation's most infamous crime, the assassination of JFK. At Museum of Broadcast Communication, 360 N. State St. Runs through Nov. 7. Tickets ( 800 ) 838-3006 or assassinationtheater.com .

The Universal Wolf. Theatrical rendering of the famous Little Red Riding Hood fairy tale. By Trap Door Theatre at Trap Door Theatre, 1655 W. Cortland Ave. $20/$25. Runs through September 26. Tickets ( 773 ) 384-0494 or www.trapdoor.com .

...show by winner of the 2014 United Solo Best Actor award. At Center on Halsted, 3656 N Halsted, Chicago. $10. 7:30 pm. Runs through August 23. Tickets for Saturday at community.centeronhalsted...

...play festival. 40 plays in two days. By Otherworld Theatre Company at Genesis Event Space, 2525 Elston Ave, Chicago. Block tickets ( from break to break ) at the door $10. Day passes $20. Weekend...

...violence by a former lover. By Intuit: The Center for Intuitive and Outsider Art at 756 N. Milwaukee Ave. $20. Runs through September 20. Tickets ( 312 ) 243-9088, online or at the door...

...the precipice of manhood. By Refuge Theatre Project in Room 300, Collaboraction, Flatiron Arts Building, 1579 N Milwaukee Ave, 3rd floor. $20. Runs through September 20. Tickets www.refugetheatre.com...

The Jacksonian. Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Beth Henley's tale of divorce, suspense, dark humor and murder. By Profiles Theatre at The Main Stage, 4139 N Broadway, Chicago. $30-40. Runs through October 11. Tickets ( 773 ) 549-1815 or www.profilestheatre.org .

...past and the price of life's choices. By TimeLine Theatre Company at TimeLine Theatre, 615 W. Wellington Ave., Chicago. $38/46/51. Runs through November 22. Tickets and subscriptions at TimeLineTheatre.com or...

Noon. League of Chicago Theaters' Summer Showcase series. A selection from American Idiot by the Hypocrites, plus student-written stories from Barrel of Monkeys, featuring interviews with the artists. At the Water Works building, 163 E. Pearson Ave. Free.

SMUT: The Improvised Romantic Book Club. Improv/comedy. By Corn Productions at Cornservatory, 4210 N. Lincoln. $10. Runs through 9/18 ( Fridays ). 11 pm. Tickets corntickets@gmail.com, www.cornservatory.org .

...A budding clothing designer changes tragic Nora's life with a remarkable outfit. Piccolo Theatre, 600 Main St. in Evanston, inside the Main Street Metra Station. Fridays and Saturdays at 8 pm, Sundays...

...is on the autism spectrum. By Dennis Frymire at Windy City Music Theatre Blackbox Studio, 5430 W. Lawrence Ave., Chicago. Runs through September 13. Tickets www.chicagofringe.org...

...musical version of the 1982 film. By Night Blue Performing Arts Company at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont. $32-$35. Runs through October 9. Tickets www.vendini.com/ticket-software.html...

The Hyancinth Macaw. Experimental play tracing the unraveling of a small American family. By The Bridge in Bridgeport at The Bridge, 643 W. 31st St, Bridgeport ( aka The Orphanage ). $12. 7:30 pm. Runs through Oct. 4. Tickets ( 312 ) 307-5194 or www.thebridgeperforms.com .

...these two friends are forced to make a tough decision. At Victory Gardens Biograph Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln Ave. $20-$60. Runs through Oct. 18. Tickets ( 773 ) 871-3000 or tickets@victorygardens.org...

Feathers and Teeth. Teen angst surges to a whole new level in this offbeat new comedy from Charise Castro Smith. At Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn St. Runs through October 18.

...dance and a ten piece orchestra. Black Ensemble Theater at Black Ensemble Theater Cultural Center, 4450 N. Clark St, Chicago. Thursdays 7:30 pm, Fridays 8 pm, Saturdays 3 pm and 8 pm, Sundays...

Gem of the Ocean. A cleanser of souls encounters a murderer on her doorstep and takes him on a spiritual journey to the mythical City of Bones. Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis Ave, Chicago. Runs through October 11, 2015. Tickets at www.CourtTheatre.org, ( 773 ) 753-4472 .

...that - who do you turn to? By Remy Bumppo Theatre Company at Greenhouse Theater Center, 2257 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago. $32.50-$57.50. Runs through November 1. Tickets ( 773 ) 404-7336 or www...

...impoverished birth mother of the boys. By Theo Unique Cabaret Theatre at No Exit CafÃƒïż˝ÃŻïż˝ïż˝©, 6970 N Glenwood Ave, Chicago. $34/39. Runs through November 15. Tickets www.theo-u.com...

...brought together Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins and Elvis Presley. At Apollo Theater, 2540 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago. Runs through January 17, 2016. Tickets at www.ticketmaster.com or ( 773 ) 935-6100...

...their fortuitous journey back to Korea. By Silk Road Rising at Historic Chicago Temple Building, 77 W Washington St, Pierce Hall, Chicago. $15. Through October 4. Tickets at web.ovationtix.com/trs/pr/942193...

...runs in a cluster of Connecticut hamlets and villages. By Gift Theatre at Gift Theatre, 4802 N. Milwaukee Ave. $20-$35. Runs through November 22. Tickets 773-283-7071 or thegifttheatre.org...

Chicks With Shticks. A dragapella beauty shop quartet. By the Kinsey Sicks at Mayne Stage, 1330 W. Morse Ave., Chicago. Tickets www.maynestage.com, ( 866 ) 468-3401 .

Unspeakable. Inspired by the life of comic icon Richard Pryor, focusing on the period between 1967 and 1982. By Broadway In Chicago at the Broadway Playhouse, Water Tower Place ( 175 E. Chestnut St ). Runs through November 6. Tickets ( 312 ) 977-1710 or www.BroadwayInChicago.com .

Treasure Island. Adapted from the Robert Louis Stevenson novel. By Looking Glass Theatre Company at Water Tower Water Works, 821 N Michigan at Pearson. Runs through January 31, 2016. Tickets go on sale August 12. www.lookingglasstheatre.org .

...woman, in an LGBTQ organization known as The Center. By Northlight Theatre at Steppenwolf Garage, 1624 N. Halsted. Runs through November 8. Tickets ( 312 ) 335-1650 or steppenwolf.org...

Arsenic and Old Lace. Classic comedy about two Victorian sisters who poison lonely old men. By Saint Sebastian Players at St. Bonaventure, 1625 W. Diversey, Chicago. Runs through November 15, 2015. Tickets at saintsebastianplayers.org or ( 773 ) 404-7922 .

The Raid. Unlike other prominent abolitionists, John Brown is convinced only bloodshed will dismantle American Slavery. By Jackalope Theatre at Broadway Armory Park, 5917 N. Broadway. Season pass $60. Runs through Dec. 12. Tickets www.jackalopetheatre.org/ .

...endless artificiality of Walmarts, Applebees and strip malls. By Griffin Theatre at Signal Ensemble Theatre, 1802 W Berenice Ave, Chicago. Runs through December 13. Tickets www.griffintheatre.com...

...written to announce his impending return. By Remy Bumppo Theatre Company at Greenhouse Theater Center, 2757 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago. $32.50-$57.50. Runs through January 11, 2016. Tickets ( 773 ) 404-7336 or...

...Tennessee Williams' classic memory play. By the Hypocrites at The Den Theatre's Main Stage, 1329 N. Milwaukee Ave. Runs through March 6. Tickets the-hypocrites.tix.com/Schedule.aspx...

42nd Street. Backstage musical comedy classic directed by co-author Mark Bramble and choreographed by Randy Skinner, the team who staged the 2001 Tony Award-winning Best Revival. At Cadillac Palace Theatre, 151 W Randolph, Chicago. Tickets ( 312 ) 977-1710 or www.BroadwayInChicago.com .

...to bring the ever-youthful Nyada home. By The New Colony at The Den Theatre, 1133 N. Milwaukee Ave, Chicago. Runs through May 15. Tickets www.thenewcolony.org...

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...bookish 19-year-old disabled by a severe stutter. By Steep Theatre at Steep Theatre, 1115 W. Berwyn Ave, Chicago. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 8 pm. Sundays at 3 pm. Runs through August...

Roast Beef. Comedy about an all-male revue that entertains with hard bodies and hot moves. At CIC Theater, 1422 W. Irving Park Rd, Chicago. 8 pm. Saturdays. Runs through August 15. Send ticket requests to publicity.cic@gmail.com .

...meal breaks with food. By the Hypocrites at The Den Theatre's Heath Main Stage, 1333 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago. 11 am. Saturdays and Sundays. Runs through August 16, 2015. Tickets www.the-hypocrites...

The Summer of Daisy Fay. One-woman show based on the novel by Fannie Flagg, To the Midwest. By New American Folk Theatre at Redtwist Theatre, 1044 W. Bryn Mawr Ave. Runs through Aug. 17. Tickets daisyfay.brownpapertickets.com .

Improvised Twilight Zone. A new Twilight Zone-inspired scenario every show. At The Annoyance Theatre and Bar, 851 W. Belmont, Chicago, 773-697-9693. Wednesdays, 8 pm. Runs through August 19, 2015. Tickets at the door or at theannoyance.com .

Live at the Continental Baths. Musical tribute to Bette Midler focusing on her 1970s performances at a New York gay male bathhouse. Hell in a Handbag Productions at Mary's Attic, 5400 N. Clark St., Chicago. Runs through August 21, 2015. Tickets at www.handbagproductions.org .

The Two Gentlemen of Verona. Shakespearean classic about two young men away from home for the first time. By Oak Park Festival Theatre at Austin Gardens, 167 Forest Ave., Oak Park ( outdoors ). Runs through August 22. Tickets web.ovationtix.com/trs/cal/244 .

Altar Boyz. Musical comedy following the final performance of a fictitious Christian boy-band. By Cult Camp Productions at Mayne Stage, 1328 W. Morse Ave, Chicago. $20. Runs through August 23. Tickets ( 866 ) 468-3401 or www.maynestage.com .

Zelda at the Oasis. A play about Zelda Fitzgerald, the wife of F. Scott Fitzgerald. By Genesis Theatrical Productions at the West Stage of the Raven Theatre Complex, 6157 N. Clark St., Chicago. Runs through August 23. Tickets web.ovationtix.com .

DD7 in Thunderballs: A James Bond Boylesque. Gender-bending spoof of James Bond movies. At Gorilla Tango Theatre, 1919 N. Milwaukee Ave. Runs through August 28. Tickets www.gorillatango.com/cgi-bin/public/gttv2.cgi .

...Scotland. By Midsommer Flight. August 8-9 and 15-16 performances are at Gross Park, 2708 W. Lawrence Ave., at the north end of the park along Gunnison St. August 22, 23, and 30...

...are at Lincoln Park, on N. Stockton Drive behind the Lincoln Park Cultural Center at 2045 N. Lincoln Park West. No performance August 29. Free. Saturdays at 6 p.m. and Sundays at 2 p...

...author Gertrude Stein, using Stein's own works as lyrics. Kokandy Productions. At Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont Ave. in Chicago. Thursday, Friday, Saturday 8 pm. Sunday 3 pm. Runs through August 30, 2015...

Hamlet. Classic Shakespearean tragedy dealing with revenge and murder. By the Muse of Fire Theatre Company at Ingraham Park ( Ridge and Leonard Place in Evanston ). Free. Runs through August 30.

...long time running successful act. By The Silent Theatre Company at Athenaeum Theatre, Studio 1, 2936 N Southport Ave, Chicago. $17-$27. Runs through September 20. Tickets ( 773 ) 935-6875 or www.athenaeumtheatre.org...

...Puja Mohinda with classical Indian dance. By Silk Road Rising at Historic Chicago Temple Building, 77 W Washington St, lower level, Chicago. $15. Through August 16. Tickets at web.ovationtix.com/trs/pr/942193...

South Pacific. Classic musical about love and war in the South Pacific. Choreographed by Rudy Hogenmiller. Full 30-piece orchestra. By Light Opera Works at Cahn Auditorium, 600 Emerson St. ( at Sheridan Rd. ), Evanston, IL. Runs through August 30. Tickets itkt.choicecrm.net/templates/LOW/ .

An Evening with Pride Films and Plays. Mix and mingle followed by live performances and sneak peaks at the upcoming season. By Pride Films and Plays at Center On Halsted, 3656 N. Halsted. Free.

The Universal Wolf. Theatrical rendering of the famous Little Red Riding Hood fairy tale. By Trap Door Theatre at Trap Door Theatre, 1655 W. Cortland Ave. $20/$25. Runs through September 26. Tickets ( 773 ) 384-0494 or www.trapdoor.com .

...play festival. 40 plays in two days. By Otherworld Theatre Company at Genesis Event Space, 2525 Elston Ave, Chicago. Block tickets ( from break to break ) at the door $10. Day passes $20. Weekend...

...violence by a former lover. By Intuit: The Center for Intuitive and Outsider Art at 756 N. Milwaukee Ave. $20. Runs through September 20. Tickets ( 312 ) 243-9088, online or at the door...

...the precipice of manhood. By Refuge Theatre Project in Room 300, Collaboraction, Flatiron Arts Building, 1579 N Milwaukee Ave, 3rd floor. $20. Runs through September 20. Tickets www.refugetheatre.com...

The Jacksonian. Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Beth Henley's tale of divorce, suspense, dark humor and murder. By Profiles Theatre at The Main Stage, 4139 N Broadway, Chicago. $30-40. Runs through October 11. Tickets ( 773 ) 549-1815 or www.profilestheatre.org .

...past and the price of life's choices. By TimeLine Theatre Company at TimeLine Theatre, 615 W. Wellington Ave., Chicago. $38/46/51. Runs through November 22. Tickets and subscriptions at TimeLineTheatre.com or...

...A budding clothing designer changes tragic Nora's life with a remarkable outfit. Piccolo Theatre, 600 Main St. in Evanston, inside the Main Street Metra Station. Fridays and Saturdays at 8 pm, Sundays...

...is on the autism spectrum. By Dennis Frymire at Windy City Music Theatre Blackbox Studio, 5430 W. Lawrence Ave., Chicago. Runs through September 13. Tickets www.chicagofringe.org...

...musical version of the 1982 film. By Night Blue Performing Arts Company at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont. $32-$35. Runs through October 9. Tickets www.vendini.com/ticket-software.html...

East of Eden. Adaptation of John Steinbeck's novel, from the award-winning adaptor of the Steppenwolf classic The Grapes of Wrath. By Steppenwolf Theatre Company at Steppenwolf Theatre, 1650 N Halsted, Chicago. Runs through November 15. Tickets 312-335-1650 or www.steppenwolf.org/Plays-Events .

...these two friends are forced to make a tough decision. At Victory Gardens Biograph Theater, 2433 N. Lincoln Ave. $20-$60. Runs through Oct. 18. Tickets ( 773 ) 871-3000 or tickets@victorygardens.org...

Feathers and Teeth. Teen angst surges to a whole new level in this offbeat new comedy from Charise Castro Smith. At Goodman Theatre, 170 N. Dearborn St. Runs through October 18.

...dance and a ten piece orchestra. Black Ensemble Theater at Black Ensemble Theater Cultural Center, 4450 N. Clark St, Chicago. Thursdays 7:30 pm, Fridays 8 pm, Saturdays 3 pm and 8 pm, Sundays...

Gem of the Ocean. A cleanser of souls encounters a murderer on her doorstep and takes him on a spiritual journey to the mythical City of Bones. Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis Ave, Chicago. Runs through October 11, 2015. Tickets at www.CourtTheatre.org, ( 773 ) 753-4472 .

...that - who do you turn to? By Remy Bumppo Theatre Company at Greenhouse Theater Center, 2257 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago. $32.50-$57.50. Runs through November 1. Tickets ( 773 ) 404-7336 or www...

Blood Brothers. British musical about twin brothers separated at birth — one raised by a rich family, the other by the impoverished birth mother of the boys. By Theo Unique Cabaret Theatre at No Exit Café, 6970 N Glenwood Ave, Chicago. $34/39. Runs through November 15. Tickets www.theo-u.com .

...brought together Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins and Elvis Presley. At Apollo Theater, 2540 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago. Runs through January 17, 2016. Tickets at www.ticketmaster.com or ( 773 ) 935-6100...

...runs in a cluster of Connecticut hamlets and villages. By Gift Theatre at Gift Theatre, 4802 N. Milwaukee Ave. $20-$35. Runs through November 22. Tickets 773-283-7071 or thegifttheatre.org...

Chicks With Shticks. A dragapella beauty shop quartet. By the Kinsey Sicks at Mayne Stage, 1330 W. Morse Ave., Chicago. Tickets www.maynestage.com, ( 866 ) 468-3401 .

Unspeakable. Inspired by the life of comic icon Richard Pryor, focusing on the period between 1967 and 1982. By Broadway In Chicago at the Broadway Playhouse, Water Tower Place ( 175 E. Chestnut St ). Runs through November 6. Tickets ( 312 ) 977-1710 or www.BroadwayInChicago.com .

Treasure Island. Adapted from the Robert Louis Stevenson novel. By Looking Glass Theatre Company at Water Tower Water Works, 821 N Michigan at Pearson. Runs through January 31, 2016. Tickets go on sale August 12. www.lookingglasstheatre.org .

...woman, in an LGBTQ organization known as The Center. By Northlight Theatre at Steppenwolf Garage, 1624 N. Halsted. Runs through November 8. Tickets ( 312 ) 335-1650 or steppenwolf.org...

Arsenic and Old Lace. Classic comedy about two Victorian sisters who poison lonely old men. By Saint Sebastian Players at St. Bonaventure, 1625 W. Diversey, Chicago. Runs through November 15, 2015. Tickets at saintsebastianplayers.org or ( 773 ) 404-7922 .

The Raid. Unlike other prominent abolitionists, John Brown is convinced only bloodshed will dismantle American Slavery. By Jackalope Theatre at Broadway Armory Park, 5917 N. Broadway. Season pass $60. Runs through Dec. 12. Tickets www.jackalopetheatre.org/ .

...endless artificiality of Walmarts, Applebees and strip malls. By Griffin Theatre at Signal Ensemble Theatre, 1802 W Berenice Ave, Chicago. Runs through December 13. Tickets www.griffintheatre.com...

...written to announce his impending return. By Remy Bumppo Theatre Company at Greenhouse Theater Center, 2757 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago. $32.50-$57.50. Runs through January 11, 2016. Tickets ( 773 ) 404-7336 or...

42nd Street. Backstage musical comedy classic directed by co-author Mark Bramble and choreographed by Randy Skinner, the team who staged the 2001 Tony Award-winning Best Revival. At Cadillac Palace Theatre, 151 W Randolph, Chicago. Tickets ( 312 ) 977-1710 or www.BroadwayInChicago.com .

...to bring the ever-youthful Nyada home. By The New Colony at The Den Theatre, 1133 N. Milwaukee Ave, Chicago. Runs through May 15. Tickets www.thenewcolony.org...

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  • evam eva s, jpna member

    Please double-check address for Windy City Music Theatre. There is no 5440 W. Lawrence on that block (park only).

  • evam eva s, jpna member

    Sorry, 5340 W. Lawrence. Is it to be in the park?

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