Spend a whole day with Llama Llama and Mama Llama as they encounter the daily fun and foibles of Llama life. Help them get through school stress, grocery store grievances, and bedtime big business. Runs Oct. 5, 2013-Jan. 5, 2014.
Cost: $16, $13 for kids
Get tangled up in this musical fairy tale treat. Princes, Princesses, and even Evil Witches find their happy endings in this story of growing hair and growing up. Performances run Oct. 19, 2013-Jan. 4, 2014.
Cost: $16, $13 children
It's all about Scrooge in this hilarious and heartwarming reconstruction of the classic Christmas ghost tale. Spirited jokes and holiday music chronicle a journey from self-hatred to love as Scrooge faces his past, present and future and learns the wealth of family. Performances run Oct. 31-Dec. 29.
Cost: Call for cost
Long before that girl from Kansas arrives in Munchkinland, two girls meet in the land of Oz. One - born with emerald green skin - is smart, fiery and misunderstood. The other is beautiful, ambitious and very popular. Performances run Oct. 30-Dec. 21.
When: Check website for time.
Arrives on stage Wednesday, Oct. 23. The performance schedule is Wednesdays at 1and 8 p.m.; Thursdays and Fridays at 8 p.m.; Saturdays at 4:30 and 8 p.m.., and Sundays at 1 and 5 p.m. From Dec. 26-Jan. 5 there will be a special family-friendly Holiday schedule.Cost: $40-$48, extra for dinner packages
The Old Man and the Old Moon creates an epic new mythology, centered on a man whose job is to collect light to refill the leaking moon. When his wife unexpectedly leaves home in pursuit of much-needed adventure, he abandons his post to follow her, throwing the world into chaos as he searches for his lost love. A blend of storytelling, indie-folk music and puppetry. Performances run Sept. 3-Dec. 1, 2013.
Cost: $35 - $70
Features the Tapmen and the Condescending Heroes. Created by Tristan Bruns of the Tapmen and the Chicago Human Rhythm Project. Family-friendly with costumes and music. Performances are 7:30 p.m. Mondays Sept. 26-Dec. 19.
When: 7:30 p.m.