Midwest Premiere

The conservative mother of a gay son is challenged to face a changing definition of family.
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One Night Only

Enjoy an unforgettable evening with a Chicago musical sensation!
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A Civil War Story

A Union general questions what is legal versus what is right in a story based on actual events.
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Chicago Premiere

Three great minds debate the meaning of life and the nature of God in this whip-smart comedy.
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Mothers and Sons

NOW PLAYING: Mothers and Sons

From acclaimed author Terrance McNalley. Twenty years after her gay son's death, a woman visits his former partner and is challenged to accept a new kind of family. Read more>

 

2015-16 Season

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Save BIG on the rest of our season featuring three Chicago premieres. Flex Passes allow you to attend at your convenience while still saving money. As low as $36 a show! Read more>

 

E Faye Butler in concert

JUST ADDED: One Night Only!

On Feb 8, E Faye Butler and her musicians present the music made famous by America’s favorite women of song. Enjoy an unforgettable evening with a musical sensation! Read more>

 

Butler

COMING SOON: Butler

Early in the Civil War, three escaped slaves arrive at a Union fort to seek sanctuary from Major General Butler in a captivating story based on actual events. Read more>

NEWS & EVENTS

Casting announced

The casts for all three remaining 2015-16 productions have been announced, with a roster of both returning and new faces to the Northlight stage. See the list!

Author Terrence McNally in person

Terrence McNally & BJ Jones
We were thrilled to host Tony Award-winning playwright Terrence McNally (Master Class, Ragtime, Kiss of the Spider Woman) for a discussion and book signing at Bookends & Beginnings in Evanston. Look for his latest Tony-nominated play Mothers and Sons on our stage this January!

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