What's New

  • Critics Rave for We're Only Alive for A Short Amount of Time

    Now - October 21, 2018.

    Critics and audiences alike adore David Cale's "deeply moving" (Chicago TribuneWe're Only Alive for A Short Amount of Time. "A poignant mix of comedy and tragedy" (Newcity), this ★★★★ (out of four) (Daily Herald) stunning family portrait featuring an "exquisite six-piece orchestra" (PerformInk) is "poetry set to music" (Third Coast Review). Catch David Cale's musical memoir through October 21 in the Albert Theatre.

  • Join us for the Goodman's 2018 Costume Sale

    October 20, 9am - 2pm in the Alice.

    Discover something new for your wardrobe, collect a piece of Goodman history, or nab the perfect Halloween costume—direct from the Goodman’s world-class costume artisans! Admission is FREE, most prices range from $1-$300, and all proceeds go to Goodman productions.

  • Group Tickets to The Music Man Now On Sale

    Group Tickets Now Available

    Make your summer 2019 plans now—groups of 15+ can get tickets to The Music Man, directed by Mary Zimmerman before tickets go on sale the general public.

  • Plan for the Holidays: Tickets for A Christmas Carol Now on Sale!

    A Christmas Carol plays Nov 17 - Dec 30, 2018 in the Albert Theatre.

    Chicago's favorite holiday tradition returns for another magical season, featuring Larry Yando as Scrooge. Over the past four decades, 1.5 million theatergoers have delighted in the "perfect holiday treat" (ABC-7). Make lasting holiday memories with friends and family at A Christmas Carol

  • Epic Stage Adaptation of Roberto Bolaño's 2666 Available for Streaming!


    2666, co-directed and co-adapted by Robert Falls and Seth Bockley, played to sold-out houses at the Goodman upon its world premiere production in 2016. Now, viewers anywhere can stream all five parts of the monumental production. Featuring a cast of 15 in 80 roles, Roberto Bolaño's epic story spans 100 years across Spain, Mexico, Germany and beyond. Relive this incredible moment in Goodman history from the comfort of your home!

  • Announcing Our 2018/19 Season

    Timely. Original. Inspired.

    Explosive, Pulitzer Prize-winning drama.
    Shakespeare’s tale of magic and mayhem—reimagined.
    The 76-trombone, Tony-winning musical The Music Man.
    And so much more!

  • Rental Spaces at the Goodman

    Host your private event at Goodman Theatre.

    Goodman Theatre offers spaces perfect for accommodating special events, corporate meetings, lectures, pre-show receptions, auditions and much more. Goodman rentals can provide audio visual equipment for presentations, catering options and other needs your event may require. Spaces accommodate groups of up to 850.

  • OnStage+, the Goodman's Digital Magazine


    Dive deeper into the works presented at the Goodman with OnStage+, the Goodman’s digital magazine. Explore behind-the-scenes interviews with artists, photo galleries and much more!  VISIT ONSTAGE+ >>