Rivendell Experience

Rivendell elevates the lives of women through the power of theatre. Experience the Chicago theatre that explores untold women’s stories in an intimate salon environment.


All visitors to Rivendell Theatre must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination and face masks are required at all times. Please be prepared to show a physical or digital copy of your vaccine card along with your photo ID. Thank you!

Fall 2022 Season Announcement

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Rivendell Theatre Ensemble has announced its 2022 Fall line-up including the return of the Fresh Produce Festival: A Celebration of New Plays by Women; and the World Premiere of A Mile in the Dark by Emily Schwend, directed by RTE member Georgette Verdin, in a co-production with Interrobang Theatre Project.


The Blue Jean Ball also returns, celebrating 2022 WREN Award Honoree Joan Callahan at Bridge 410.

Read more here

happening At Rivendell



WORLD PREMIERE – in cooperation with
Center Theatre Group

Sept 22 – Oct 22, 2022

Written by: Benjamin Benne
Directed by: Ana Velazquez



Anti-Racism statement

Rivendell Theatre Ensemble is in alignment with the accountability efforts being led by We See You White American Theatre. Read our pledge Here, and learn more about the work being done HERE.

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