Lord of the Rings A Musical Tale – Chicago, IL

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Lord of the Rings A Musical Tale – Chicago, IL

July 19


July 19 thru September 1, 2024

Journey to the magical realms of Middle-earth as J.R.R. Tolkien’s trilogy of books are brought to the stage in a US premiere musical.

As the Hobbits celebrate Bilbo Baggins’ eleventy-first birthday in the Shire, he gifts his nephew Frodo his most precious belonging—a gold ring. This fateful moment launches Frodo on a legendary and perilous quest across Middle-earth to the darkest realms of Mordor, to vanquish evil with his loyal Fellowship. This theatrical event celebrates the magical world of Middle-earth, making for an unforgettable experience for longtime fans and newcomers alike.


> >  Tickets and Information at the Chicago Shakespeare Theater


  • ASL Interpretation: Fri, August 23 • 7:00 p.m.
  • Open Captioning: Wed, August 21 • 1:00 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.
  • Audio Description: Sun, August 25 • 2:00 p.m.