Until recently, the iconic Chicago Theater had remained inactive and empty throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. It was only recently that the Chicago Theater reopened its doors for shows of all kinds. From concerts to speakers, comedy shows and in between; these are 8 of the big-priced shows that will be presented at the Chicago Theater in the coming weeks.

9/18 | Islands of the future

19/9 | Neil deGrasse Tyson: Cosmic Collisions

Neil deGrasse Tyson will present the Cosmic Collisions show at the Chicago Theater on September 19.

“All the things that move at night (and day). And yes, the universe wants to kill you: on occasion, those collisions – the impacts of asteroids and comets on Earth, make life extinct. Find out why and how it happens, and what we do about it.

9/23 | Mt. Joy and trampled by turtles

24/9 | Rufus Wainwright & José González

The Uncover the Rules In The Local Valley tour arrives at the Chicago Theater on September 24 as these two song legends team up for what should be a show to remember.

9/25 | Jim Jefferies

The comedian from below. Jim Jefferies brings a critically acclaimed decades-long career to the Chicago Theater with his “The Moist Tour” on September 25. For an evening of crisp laughs, get tickets to this one.

29/9/30 & 9/30 | Small big city

Grammy, AMA and CMA award-winning country music group Little Big Town takes the stage at the Chicago Theater with not one but two shows to close September.

01/10 & 02/10 | Hassan minhaj

If you’ve watched Netflix, or The daily show, at all over the past three years you have undoubtedly known the comedy giant that is Hasan Minhaj. Now you can check out her latest stand-up issue The King’s Jester at the Chicago Theater for not one, but two nights to start October.

10/3 | James blake

James Blake is on my most listened to work playlist, so an October 3 show at the Chicago Theater might be just what I need to start my month.

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