JOIN US ON SATURDAY, OR HIRE YOUR OWN SHOW...

...EITHER WAY, BIRTHDAYS ARE BETTER IN STORYTOWN!

This year, take the stress out of party-planning by letting Storytown give your birthday boy or birthday girl and their guests an unforgettable improvised adventure at our theater!


WE LOVE BIRTHDAYS - and offer two in-house options to help you make your birthday child's day the best one ever !



* HOST A PRIVATE SHOW AT STAGE 773*

You can buy out our regular Saturday-morning slot, or choose a day and time that suits your family best! You'll get exclusive access to our space for the duration of your event - and from the Hulk to Harry Potter, you can customize the show to reflect the birthday girl or birthday boy's favorite things!

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*BRING A GROUP TO OUR SHOW AT STAGE 773*

Take advantage of our existing schedule, and have your party during our regular Saturday show! With discounted group rates for tickets, and access to our lobby for a post-show cake party (BYOTreats), Storytown  offers the perfect option for making your child's birthday exciting for them ~ and easy for you!

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PRIVATE PARTIES AT STAGE 773

HAVE STORYTOWN ALL TO YOURSELF!

Buy out our usual 10:30AM Saturday time slot, or pick a day and time that works best for your family (subject to availability), and Storytown will provide a 2-hour birthday party package including: 

  • Early access for hosts to set up party food and decorations (BYOTreats and decor)
  • Pre-show guided coloring 
  • A pre-show scavenger hunt
  • Exclusive use of the theater for you and your guests for the duration of  your event
  • A custom performance, highlighting the birthday child's favorite things
  • A half-hour party after the show, and pictures with the cast

 PRIVATE PARTY PACKAGE 1

Best for ages 5-10

2-hour party including 60 min show 

with 4 actors and a piano player - $575*


PRIVATE PARTY PACKAGE 2 - 

Best for ages 3-6

2-hour party including 45 min show 

with 3 actors and a piano player - $500*

*private parties require a $85 non-refundable deposit 

BRINGING A BIRTHDAY PARTY GROUP TO OUR SATURDAY SHOW

 BRING A GROUP TO OUR REGULAR SHOW!


Take advantage of our existing schedule, and have your child's birthday party in Storytown on any Saturday morning at Stage 773 in Chicago!


With a discounted group rate, and early access to our lobby for party decorating (BYOTreats), Storytown offers the perfect option for making your child's birthday party impressive and exciting for them ~ and affordable and easy for you!

  • 9:30AM lobby access for hosts to set up party food and decor (BYOTreats)
  • 10:15AM guided coloring and/or scavenger hunt in the lobby
  • 10:30AM - showtime! During the Storytown performance, we will sing "Happy Birthday" to your child, and make sure that some of their favorite things are included in the day's story
  • 11:30-NOON - Post show half-hour cake party in the lobby, and pictures with the cast

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PARTY GROUP PACKAGE

$85

 Your $85 non-refundable deposit secures early lobby access for cake and decorations set-up, and a 1/2 hour post-show birthday party with the cast 


Party guests receive discounted tickets at $8*

Kids under 2 get in free


*No need to buy your tickets upfront - we'll partner with you to do a headcount on the day your group attends, and send an invoice only for the tickets you used!

PARTY AT YOUR PLACE!

Storytown Improv founder Jill Stuck leads a birthday party event at a patron's home

 Throw their next party in Storytown - without even leaving home! Make magic at your child's birthday party or other milestone event when Storytown comes to your front door! With either a 1-hour show, or our popular game-filled workshop, we're ready to make your child's special day unforgettable!

IMPROVISATION WORKSHOPS!

Storytown Improv founder Jill Stuck with young students at an improv workshop for children

  From schools and scout troops, to park districts and libraries, Storytown's fun filled, game-based improvisation workshop uses imagination exercises to teach problem-solving, communication, cooperation, collaboration, and creativity - all while kids ages Pre-K to 5th Grade have a terrific time!

STORYTOWN AT YOUR SCHOOL!

Storytown Improv cast members perform for children at a Chicago public library

   Storytown's MADE UP MUSICAL is ready to rock YOUR school! Suitable for Pre-K through 5th grade, and customizable by course or curriculum, we also offer an improvisation workshop that teaches cooperation, collaboration, and creativity. CPS can now book us directly via Urban Gateways!  

LAUGHS AT THE LIBRARY!

Young audience members enjoy a Storytown Improv performance for children

  Storytown loves to bring laughs and learning to the library!  Both our one-hour show or interactive one-hour improv workshop are suitable for kids aged Pre-K ~ 5th grade, and teach communication and cooperation and can take place anywhere from a classroom to an auditorium!

CAMPS, PARKS, FESTIVALS & EVENTS!

A Storytown Improv cast member performs children's theater at a Chicago park

From summer camps to Scout troops, and street fairs to city festivals, Storytown is even more fun in the great outdoors!  Our travelling troupe is ready to bring our immersive kid-friendly improv to your next block party, school picnic, church carnival, sidewalk, park, playground, or any space under the sky!