Mercury Theater Chicago's 2018-2019 season holds the promise of great memories made, intimate performances featuring talented artists and a warm atmosphere ripe for celebration.
LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS
FINAL WEEKS - MUST CLOSE JUNE 30TH
Winner of the New York Drama Critics Circle Award for Best Musical, the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Musical, and the Outer Critics Circle Award, LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS has devoured the hearts of audiences around the world for more than 30 years, following the story of floral assistant Seymour Krelborn as he stumbles across a new breed of carnivorous plant that promises to grant him fame, fortune and all his desires – as long as the blood keeps flowing.
AUGUST 30TH - NOVEMBER 3RD
Lovingly ripped off from the classic film comedy Monty Python and the Holy Grail, SPAMALOT retells the legend of King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table, featuring ridiculous men in tight pants - not to mention cows, killer rabbits, and French people. Spurred on by a plague with a 50% chance of pestilence and famine, Arthur recruits knights to accompany him on his quest in pursuit of the salvation of Camelot, and their own destinies.
GET HAPPY: ANGELA INGERSOLL SINGS JUDY GARLAND
JUNE 20TH - 30TH at Mercury Theater Chicago’s Venus Cabaret Theater
Angela Ingersoll's Emmy-nominated performance, as seen on PBS, celebrates Judy Garland live in concert with virtuosic vocals, compassionate storytelling, and naturally winning humor.
THE BIG RED SHOW
From Soul to Showtunes, laughter to tears, this "sparkling redhead with a dynamite voice,” (Chicago Sun Times), packs a punch and takes you on a ride. She hosts a grand party and a celebration of life! Big voice. Big laughs. Big Red.
MEGHAN MURPHY Presents
A Celebration of LGBTQIA+ Pride
Showcasing Chicago's best LGBTQIA+ performers in the worlds of music, theater, dance, cabaret, burlesque, drag, cirque, storytelling and performance art, this ain't your Mama's variety show! Come join the party, hosted by Meghan "Big Red" Murphy.