Chicago Theatre Workshop acts as an incubator for new works and is dedicated to the creation of theater that invigorates, inspires and challenges our perceptions of art and music. An intensively collaborative initiative, CTW melds the creative process with the audience experience. Be apart of the journey!

Wicked City

book and lyrics by chad beguelin, music by matthew sklar
Wicked City

From the Broadway Tony nominated creators of The Wedding Singer and Elf, comes the premiere of Mad Cap Film Noir Comedy!

Creatives

by irvine welsh + don de grazia

Creatives

From the writer of Trainspotting and the writer of American Skin comes a world premiere pop-opera about the Chicago literary scene and the comic desperation that fuels the need to create!

Little Miss Sunshine

book and lyrics by james lapine
music by william finn,
Little Miss Sunshine

based on the film Little Miss Sunshine by michael arndt

From the Tony Award winning team of James Lapine and William Finn comes a modern musical comedy about a family on the verge of a breakdown.