16 Spectacular Holiday & Christmas Shows in Chicago

What better way to celebrate the season than with these Christmas shows in Chicago!

The holidays are a magical time of year in Chicago. From the giant Christmas tree to boulevards festooned with lights, the city celebrates like no other. This is especially true on the stage, where Chicagoland’s finest actors and musicians perform holiday favorites.

From a re-imagining of a seasonal tradition to a hip-hop celebration, these plays and musicals will make your spirit bright.

Related: Chicago Christmas events and traditions

Holiday & Christmas Shows in Chicago

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