Promoting, Supporting, and Advocating for Chicago Theatre

Dedicated to enhancing the art of theatre in Chicago through audience development, professional development, and support services for theatres and theatre professionals.

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The League of Chicago Theatres has proudly served the Chicago theatre community for over 40 years through programs and services that directly impact our member theatres. We are an alliance that promotes and advocates for Chicago’s theatre industry, providing the support and leadership to help our theatres thrive.

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Audience Development

Hot Tix, half-price ticket service
Cooperative Advertising Program
ComEd Powering the Arts
Chicago Theatre Week
SmarTix for Students

Communication and Community

Broadcast Email
Opening Night Calendar
Jobs Board
Auditions Board

Professional Development

EDI and Leadership Training Workshops
Networking Events
Chicago Theatre Retreat Cottage
Broadway In Chicago Emerging Theater Award

Encouraging, educating, and motivating theatres to work together to adopt more environmentally friendly practices in all aspects of their organizations.

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Upcoming League Events

Summer 2022 Member Events and Programs. Marketing and Microbrews at Roots Handmade Pizza in the South Loop. August 15th, 2022 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm. In-Person Event. Picture of people eating at long tables at the restaurant.
Marketing & Microbrews
Aug 15, 2022
Useful Frameworks for Strategic Planning
Sep 14, 2022


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