Recent News & Special Events

  • 09.13.2014 OktoberFest is Saturday, September 27th!

    BEER, BRATS AND LIVE ENTERTAINMENT ON A CRISP FALL AFTERNOON! Save the Date! The Griffin Theatre Company is teaming up with the Bowmanville Community Organization and hosting an OktoberFest in the parking lot of the future Griffin Arts Center. There will be live entertainment all day and into the night, beer from 5 of the […]

  • 09.05.2014 Griffin Theatre Announces Spring Production of Lanford Wilson’s BALM IN GILEAD

    CHICAGO (September 5, 2014) – Griffin Theatre Company is pleased to announce the second production of its 2014-15 season: Lanford Wilson’s acclaimed drama BALM IN GILEAD directed by ensemble member Jonathan Berry and featuring an ensemble cast of 27 actors and musicians. BALM IN GILEAD will play March 14 – April 19, 2015 at The […]

  • 08.12.2014 Titanic – the Musical

    View Photos Watch Clips October 18 – December , 2014 Location Theater Wit, 1229 West Belmont Ave. in Chicago Show & Ticket Info For tickets or for more information call 773-975-8150 Previews – October 18 – 25, 2014 Regular Run – October 26 – December 7, 2014 Performances – Thursday, Friday & Saturday at 7:30pm. […]

  • 07.20.2014 MEN SHOULD WEEP receives 4 Stars in the Chicago Tribune!

    Chris Jones of the Chicago Tribune gives MEN SHOULD WEEP a 4 star rating. Click here to read the full review on the Tribune’s Theatre Loop website.

  • 07.04.2014 Griffin Theatre Company Launches 2014-15 Season With New, Intimate TITANIC!

    CHICAGO (July 2, 2014) – Griffin Theatre Company is pleased to launch its 2014-15 season with a new, intimate version of the Tony Award-winning Best Musical TITANIC, with music and lyrics by Maury Yeston (Nine, Phantom), book by Peter Stone (Woman of the Year, 1776), new orchestrations by Ian Weinberger, directed by Scott Weinstein (Griffin […]

  • 05.23.2014 GriffinFEST is Saturday, June 21, 2014

    Celebrating the Griffin’s 25th Anniversary Season! An Event for both Young and Old! Save the Date! The 3rd Annual GriffinFEST is coming! To celebrate the Griffin’s 25th Anniversary Season and the new Griffin Arts Center we will be holding “GriffinFEST” on Saturday, June 21st from 12:00pm – 10:00pm. The Festival will take place in the […]

  • 05.14.2014 The Griffin Theatre to receive this year’s Special Jeff Award!

    The Griffin Theatre Company will receive this year’s Special Jeff Award for its inter-generational mission and National touring productions. Click here to read the press release at the Jeff Awards website.

  • 05.14.2014 Men Should Weep

    View Photos Watch Clips Premiere Production Sponsors – Brenda & James Grusecki July 5 – August 10, 2014 Location On the East stage of the Raven Theatre Complex 6157 North Clark St. in Chicago Show & Ticket Info For tickets or for more information call 866-811-4111 Previews – July 5 – 12, 2014 Opening Night […]