Fillet of Solo Festival
A ten-day celebration of live lit and storytelling, in its twenty-sixth year
Andy Warhol in Iran
BJ Jones directs a tale of the iconic artist’s 1976 trip to Tehran to paint a portrait of the empress three years before the Shah’s fall.
Starts January 19
(Chicago Opera Theater)
Dame Jane Glover conducts Benjamin Britten’s comic chamber opera about a grocer’s big day.
January 26, 28-29
Chicago Shakes’ acclaimed WorldStage Series returns to in-person performances with this co-production from the U.K. of Emily Brontë’s classic, directed by Emma Rice.
Starts January 27
Ron OJ Parson directs this true story about the first woman to play pro baseball penned by Chicago playwright Lydia R. Diamond.
Starts January 28