In The Blood by Suzan-Lori Parks

Following our sold out and critically acclaimed production of The Shipment by Young Jean Lee, Red Tape Theatre will proudly present In The Blood, written by Pulitzer Prize Winner Suzan-Lori Parks and directed by Chika Ike. In the Blood is the story of the impoverished Hester La Negrita's mission for redemption. She tries to make a way for her and her five children …

Coco’s Carnivale!

Coco Sho-Nell presents an evening of entertainment at Red Tape Theatre - Coco's Carnivale! Join one of Chicago's premiere Drag Performers as she hosts a night of diverse entertainment including drag queens & kings, burlesque dancing, circus performers, and more. The event is FREE OF CHARGE thanks to Red Tape Theatre and the FREE THEATRE …

The Shipment

Red Tape Theatre announces the first show in our 15th Season - THE SHIPMENT by Young Jean Lee, directed by Wardell Julius Clark, associate director Sydney Charles. Get your FREE TICKETS here. Opening SEPTEMBER 7th and running through OCTOBER 13th. Friday's at 8:00 Saturday's at 8:00 Sunday's at 7:00 Monday's (Industry Night) at 8:00 All …

(Working Title): Three New Workshop Productions

Red Tape Theatre's new works program, (Working Title), is proud to present 3 new workshop productions - FREE OF CHARGE!​ CIGARETTES by: Ambrose Cappuccio* directed by: Sarah JK Shoemaker THURSDAY, JULY 19th @ 7:30 Cigarettes is a two person play about the cross sections between intimacy and performance where a recently widowed man hires a …

I Saw Myself

FREE TICKETS ARE NOW AVAILABLE for I SAW MYSELF written by: Howard Barker directed by: Jennifer Markowitz WHEN: January 19th - February 17th Thursdays, Fridays, and Saturdays at 8:00pm Sundays at 7:00pm WHERE: Red Tape Theatre's new home: THE READY 4546 N Western Ave Red Tape Theatre, starting in 2018 with I SAW MYSELF, is …

A New Permanent Home

Red Tape is excited to announce our new permanent home at 4546 N Western Ave in the heart of Lincoln Square. The new 3,300 square foot venue is steps from the Brown Line and houses a spacious lobby, rehearsal space, and a flexible 75 seat black box theatre. The venue will support Red Tape’s plans …