November 16-18

Mike Daisey returns to Theater Wit

You all laughed, nervously, when Theater Wit invited master storyteller Mike Daisey to Chicago last fall to perform his prescient show The Trump Card, one-night-only, just three weeks before the presidential election. And now here we are.

The preeminent monologist in the American theater today, Daisey will bring three new shows that tackle the normalization of the Trump administration, the history and current state of the press, and American white supremacy with his trademark wit, fury and insight.

See one, two or all three shows, and you’ll see why The New York Times hailed Mike Daisey “one of the finest solo performers of his generation.”

November 3-December 9

Significant Other

by Joshua Harmon

A co-production with About Face Theatre

In 2015, Joshua Harmon's play Bad Jews hit Theater Wit and performed to capacity crowds for eight months. A breakaway playwright of his generation, Harmon's work offered a unique and searingly funny look at a new generation of American Jews. Now, with Significant Other he turns his compassion and considerable wit to marriage...





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