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Theater Wit
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1229 W Belmont Ave Chicago, IL 60657
1229 West Belmont AvenueUSIllinoisChicago60657
Performing Arts Theater, Performing Arts GroupToday 12–8PM
Thursday 12–8PMFriday 12–8PMSaturday 12–8PMSunday 12–5PMMonday ClosedTuesday ClosedWednesday 12–6PM

Theater Wit is the premier smart art theater in Chicago, producing humorous, challenging, and intelligent plays that speak with a vibrant and contemporary theatrical voice.

As an institution, Theater Wit seeks to be the hub of the Chicago neighborhood theater scene. In our three spaces, we bring together Chicago’s best small theater companies. Here you will find a smorgasbord of excellent productions, see the work of a parade of talented artists, and mingle with audiences from all over Chicago.
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Lighthearted & entertaining productions that are also intelligent & challenging.- Google
"Theatre wit is a great space."
"They do a great job of picking new plays that do something different."
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Brendan Sigale
6 months ago
Excellent theater. Good job with the Mr. Burns musical!
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Rachel Reed
2 years ago
Saw state of the art, more up and coming theatre here. They do a great job of picking new plays that do something different. They are able to pick good quality plays. Inexpensive, and worth all of the money. Good service. Nice, intimate theatre setting.
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Nathan Pierson
3 years ago
Ignore the review stating they weren't let in. Going to theatre is not like going to the movies. If you show up late the theatre has the right deny you entrance. Theatre wit is a great space. Seen multiple shows here and had a great experience everytime. They put up great shows with great actors.
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Nathaly Garcia
3 years ago
the people are really nice. the space is a little small but they make it work.
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Alison Trimmer
2 years ago
I love seeing shows at The Wit! The staff at the box office are always friendly and eager to help me, no matter how many questions I have. The theaters themselves are small enough for an intimate show, but large enough for a rousing audience. It's an inexpensive way to get into local Chicago theater, and it's even close to home. I can't stress this enough - if you're not sure what to do on a Saturday night, go see a show at The Wit.
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Regan McCullough
6 months ago
The show was... Interesting
Response from the owner - 6 months ago
What did you see?
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Roy Brown
2 years ago
Gotta be my favorite venue in Chicago for theatre. The companies who put up shows here are always superb
A Google User
5 years ago
Excellent venues, very attractive redesign.