Looking for something fun to do this weekend near Spoke? Treat yourself to one of the many performances showcasing at these theaters near River West. Get out and explore the art scene all within a 15 minute drive of Spoke. Enjoy the show!
You’ll only find big acts at the Chicago Theatre, owned by The Madison Square Garden Company. Some current and upcoming performances include, The Wizard of OZ, Comedian David Cross, David Blaine Live and Janelle Monáe. You’re sure to find acts that will entertain. Take the blue line, bike or drive from Spoke for a 10 to 12 minute trip.
Originally named the Oriental Theatre, this historical cinema’s beautiful decor is inspired by Asian and Indian art. In 1997, the architecture was restored and turned into a performing arts theatre. Now you’ll find Broadway shows like The Cher Show, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Hello, Dolly!, The Book of Mormon, and The Play that Goes Wrong. Get here within 15 minutes from Spoke via the blue line, biking or driving.
The Chopin Theatre is one of the most active theaters in America, often producing their own work. You’ll find a variety of theatre, music, film, literary and social events throughout the year. Catch their current show The Aristophanesathon and upcoming show Wild Women of Planet Wongo. Bike or drive from Spoke to get here within five minutes.
These theaters near River West offer a variety of entertainment. Whether you’ve hear of the show before or step out of your comfort zone to explore something new, we hope you find a show that you’ll enjoy.