We want you to have an incredible time at That’s Weird, Grandma

Here are some things to know to make your experience spectacular!



Barrel of Monkeys ensemble performing That's Weird, Grandma opener

How do I get to the theatre?

We perform at The Neo-Futurists Theater at 5153 N Ashland Ave. For detailed information about directions, parking, and accessibility, visit The Neo-Futurists website.

Where can I eat before the show?

Andersonville is full of amazing restaurants that are just a short walk from the theatre! Here are a few of our recommendations:

Middle East Bakery - Great for a quick salad or sandwich
Konak - Casual pub serving pizza and American food
Kopi Traveler’s Cafe - Cozy spot for drinks, coffee, tea, and sandwiches
Hopleaf - Upscale gastropub with a wide selection of beer (must be 21+)
Lady Gregory’s Irish Bar and Restaurant - Upscale restaurant serving classic Irish dishes

Is seating reserved or general admission?

Seating is general admission.

How long is the show?

Sixty-five minutes with no intermission.

I love BOM so much that I want to buy some merch! Can I buy merch online?

You can buy BOM t-shirts online here.

 

We can’t wait to see you at the show!

From the Blog

Looking Forward to Lake Forest

Posted by Gavin on November 9

So many stories! Last year, Barrel of Monkeys taught a shortened residency in the Lake Forest, IL school district for the first time - and this year, we were so excited to do it again! This residency is a bit… More

Zombies Everywhere at That’s Weird, Grandma!

Posted by Gavin on November 3

Our students love writing about zombies - in fact, they’re such a common character in the stories we adapt that zombie-related items are a normal part of our costume stock! So, when choosing stories for That’s Weird, Grandma:… More

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“I think Barrel of Monkeys is good for kids to respect each other and yourself. I also think it help kids learn more.”

–-Darnell, 5th grade, Dewey School of Excellence