Theatre Center Columbia College Chicago



1962 Baltimore, Maryland. Plump teenager Tracy Turnblad's dream is to dance on The Corny Collins Show, a local TV dance program. When Tracy wins a role on the show and becomes a celebrity overnight, she uses her notoriety as a platform for racial integration of the show. “You Can’t Stop the Beat” when big hair and Rock ‘N Roll charge the call for social justice.


$15 General Admission
$5   Senior citizens and students from other schools
Free    Columbia College Chicago students
$50     November 16  Musical Theatre Scholarship Benefit Performance

6:30PM        Wednesday, November 13, 2013
7:30PM        Thursday, November 14
7:30PM        Friday, November 15
7:00PM        Saturday, November 16: Special Benefit Performance for Musical Theatre Scholarships

7:30PM        Wednesday, November 20
7:30PM        Thursday, November 21
7:30PM        Friday, November 22
2:00 PM        Saturday, November 23