College Student Ticket Programs

Student Rush Tickets 

For Auditorium Theatre 2023-24 Season performances, $20 student rush tickets are available week of the show.

Students are also able to purchase their student rush tickets ONLINE when you sign up for Student Rush emails – to sign up FILL OUT THIS FORM. 

Upcoming 2023-24 Student Rush Offers:

  • Deeply Rooted Dance Theater | Nov. 3 – $20
  • Sugar Hill: The Ellington/Strayhorn Nutcracker | Dec. 19-30 – $20
  • Terence Blanchard: Film Scores LIVE! | Jan. 13 – $20
  • Complexions Contemporary Ballet | Feb. 3 – $20
  • Compañía Nacional de Danza | Feb. 10 – $20
  • Trinity Irish Dance Company | Mar. 3 – $20
  • MOMIX | Mar. 9 – $20
  • Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater | Apr. 17-19 – $20 **Note ONLY Wed-Fri performances**
  • South Chicago Dance Theatre | Apr 27 – $20

Things to Know:

  • Pick-up tickets in person at the Auditorium Box Office at 50 E Ida B Wells Dr to show your valid student ID.
  • Limit of 2 tickets per valid student ID.
  • Students purchasing tickets online must pick up tickets from Will Call; no exceptions!
  • Tickets will be available for pick up one hour prior to performance start time.
  • Remember to bring your college picture ID! Discounted tickets will be cancelled and full price will be charged if a valid student picture ID is not presented.
  • Online ticket sales end 90 minutes prior to showtime, but seats will be available for purchase at the door.

*Please note: Rush tickets are usually not available until the week of the performance. Student Rush tickets are sold at the discretion of the presenter. Policies and prices may differ from show to show.

Student Savings Club

Save up to 75% with a group of 10+

A student group can be a school classroom, dance class, or an after school program that serves students from kindergarten to college. 

Know Before You Book: Savings Club groups will not be assigned seat locations until it gets closer to the performance date. Seats are usually assigned the week of the show and sometimes as late as the day before the show. All of our seats offer fantastic sightlines, and your seats will most likely be located in one of our balconies (they will not be obstructed or limited view seats). Your seats will be assigned on a first paid, first seated basis. We will contact you with the locations when they are assigned. Your tickets will be left at will call under one name.

Tickets are limited, book today! Call Ticket Services at 312.341.2300 or email [email protected]

2023-24 Performances Student Chaperone
Deeply Rooted Dance Theater
Friday, November 03, 2023 at 7:30PM
$25 $35
Sugar Hill: The Ellington/Strayhorn Nutcracker
December 19-30, 2023
$30 $40
Terence Blanchard: Film Scores LIVE!
January 13, 2024 at 7:30PM
$30 $40
Complexions Contemporary Ballet
February 3, 2024 at 7:30PM
$30 $40
Compañía Nacional de Danza
February 10, 2024 at 7:30PM
$30 $40
Trinity Irish Dance Company
March 3, 2024 at 3PM
$25 $35
March 9, 2024 at 7:30PM
$30 $40
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
*Only Wednesday-Friday Performances*
April 17-19, 2024 at 7:30PM
$30 $40
South Chicago Dance Theatre
April 27, 2024 at 7:30PM
$25 $35