The Revival

1160 E 55th St Chicago

2019 Year of Chicago Theatre
Written By 2019 Year of Chicago Theatre

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The Revival

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The Revival is Hyde Park’s newest comedy venue, dedicated to reflecting the diversity of Chicago’s South Side on stage.

Inspired by the legacy of the Compass Players, The Revival brings improvisational comedy back to the very spot where it was born on the northeast corner of 55th Street and University Avenue.

This 150-seat, cabaret-style theater features a diverse range of programming including sketch comedy, improv, standup, music and more.

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Did you know that 2019 is the Year of Chicago Theatre? Home to a community of creators, risk-takers, and big hearts, Chicago theatre is a hotbed for exciting new work and hundreds of world premieres every year. From joy to heartache and every feeling in between, Chicago’s exceptional ensemble of talent provides exhilarating experiences that make audiences come alive. This spirit of Chicago theatre is found in all of our neighborhoods, from downtown theatres to behind the storefronts, in a diverse collection of over 200 dynamic theatres. Learn more at ChicagoPlays.com.

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