Barrel of Monkeys Performs All Over Town!

In addition to our weekly performances at the Neo-Futurists Theater in Andersonville, Barrel of Monkeys performs in various locations throughout the Chicagoland area. If you are interested in bringing us to your school, park, community center, or other venue, we’d love to chat!

Upcoming Touring Performances

We are thrilled to partner with the Chicago Park District again for Night out in the Parks 2019 in the Year of Chicago Theatre! We are thrilled to offer FIVE performances of That’s Weird, Grandma in parks across Chicago. All park shows are FREE to the public, so grab a blanket and some lawn chairs and plan your NOITP visit today!

Thursday, June 27
5:30pm at Gladstone Park
5421 N Menard Ave

Friday, June 28
6pm at Oriole Park
5430 N Olcott Ave

Tuesday, July 9
5pm at McKiernan Park
10714 S Sawyer Ave

Monday, July 15
10am at Chicago Women’s Park
1801 S Indiana Ave

Tuesday, July 23
5pm at Mann Park
3035 E 130th st



From the Blog

What are the Stories that Sing and Dance?

Posted by Brandon on April 26

We are a week out from opening That’s Weird, Grandma: Stories That Sing and Dance and I am very excited to share with you the incredible stories written by our students that are going into this Musical Extravaganza. You… More

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“I had so much fun; you opened me up to new ideas. Now I love to write and act.”

–Juliette, 6th grade, Loyola Park