The 2021 Season

July giftLIT

July giftLIT

Opening: July 20
Closing: July 20

You are cordially invited to join us for our very first *in-person* giftLIT of 2021! Get ready, because we’ve planned an incredible evening of live literature featuring a few of our favorite writers against the beautiful summer backdrop of one of the best outdoor patios in Chicago.

Stories by: Artistic Director Michael Patrick Thornton, Shaina Warfield, Rosamund Lannin and Douglas Keberlein-Gutierrez.

Tuesday, July 20th, 8-9 pm
Chief O’Neill’s (Garden)
3471 N. Elston Ave., Chicago, IL 60618

RSVP: boxoffice@thegifttheatre.org - see you soon!

We will be following current Covid recommendations, but if being outside in a group doesn’t feel comfortable yet, we totally understand and will also be live-streaming the event so you can join us virtually. Simplly RSVP to this email and indicate you’d like the link for giftLIT.

get gift. get literature. get lit. giftLIT.

PRN

PRN

Written By Artistic Director Michael Patrick Thornton

Opening: June 21
Closing:

Pandemic Radio Network
Presents a ten-part world premiere radio show featuring most of The Gift ensemble.

February giftLIT

February giftLIT

Opening: February 19
Closing:

You are cordially invited to join us for an incredible evening of live literature and music featuring a few of our favorite writers and musicians. The event will be live-streamed at no charge, because we miss you!

Stories by: Ensemble Member Martel Manning, Ines Bellina, and Tricia Park
Music by: Wil Whedbee

Friday, February 19th, 8-9pm

*The full giftLIT experience that you know and love is still possible! Check out Community Tavern for dinner specials and cocktail kits before the show.

RSVP: boxoffice@thegifttheatre.org and we’ll send you a link to access the event. See you soon!

get gift. get literature. get lit. giftLIT.

May GiftLit 2021 Season Release Bash

2021 Season Release Bash

Opening: August 15
Closing: August 15

Release the season at Park & Field, Logan Square vintage sports club on Sunday, August 15th starting at 6pm. Enjoy a late summer evening with cocktails by the bonfire, bocce ball, and The Gift Theatre season announcement at 7 pm.

The evening features two hours of open bar (6-8pm), including select beer, wine, and cocktails - and the exclusive opportunity to celebrate with The Ensemble as we officially announce our plans for 2021-2022!

Season Release Fundraiser Ticket: $50
Includes open bar from 6-8 pm

Season Release Fundraiser Ticket + 2022 Season Subscription: $155
Includes open bar from 6-8 pm
The Gift will honor all original 2020 Season Subscriptions but if you’d like to help us reopen strong by purchasing a 2022 subscription—that’d be wonderful!

VIP Sponsor Table: $400

*Your table includes open bar from 6-8 pm,  seating for seven guests + one Ensemble member who will join your group for the evening, a signature-series limited edition show poster from Mud City, and a access to all Mud City episodes.

Corporate Sponsor Table: $500
*Your table includes open bar from 6-8 pm, seating for seven guests + one Ensemble member who will join your group for the evening, a signature-series limited edition show poster from Mud City, and a access to all Mud City episodes, and a quarter-page ad in our 2022 production programs.

Park & Field
3509 West Fullerton Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60607
Tickets on sale at thegifttheatre.org

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