Vaccination required. Click to read about Health and Safety Guidelines for your visit

Protecting audiences and actors

We couldn't be more excited to open our doors again. We are taking the following steps to support safe attendance during your visit.

  • Everyone (including audience members) at Theater Wit is required to be vaccincated to enter the building.
    • Each audience member over 11 years of age must show proof of vaccination at the door for admittance. At this time, children under the age of 12 are not admitted.
    • Please present your vaccination card (electronic photos and copies are acceptable) when you arrive.
    • If you are unable to be vaccinated for any reason, you may show negative results from a PCR test for COVID-19 administered in the last 48 hours as an alternative.
    • If you forget proof of vaccination, we will reschedule your tickets at no charge.
  • Free Exchanges due to illness
    • If you are feeling unwell, please do not attend :)
    • Contact our box office on the day of performance and we will reschedule your ticket at no charge.
  • All high-touch surfaces are cleaned regularly throughout the evening.
  • Masking is currently required for vaccinated audiences and front of house staff, as per the City of Chicago and CDC's health advisory.
  • Our upgraded HVAC systems increase the number air exchanges to remove aerosolized droplets and provide updated filtering to meet CDC and city standards.

Location and Parking


Theater Wit is located at 1229 W Belmont between Racine and Southport.

We're on the south side of the street.


Theater Wit has $8 parking in our lot across the street. To find the lot, drive through the alley directly opposite our front door. There is also limited non-metered street parking available on Belmont and Lakewood. Many of the neighborhood side streets are zoned in the evening starting at 10pm, but are available during matinees.

Public Transportation

Red, Purple or Brown L Stop: Belmont

From the Belmont station, walk west three blocks to the theater. The neighborhood is quite well lit and very populated at all hours.

CTA Belmont Bus #77

The bus stops on belmont 1/2 block from the theater. Bus schedules can be indeterminate, so you can visit the CTA website for schedule details.


Taxis are readily available post-show, but our house manager will be happy to call you a taxi for the end of your performance.


There are two bike racks directly outside the theater. Please do not lock your bike to a street sign, as those signs are easily removable from the ground and can put your beloved cycle at risk. There are also convenient Divvy bike stands at the Racine/ Belmont and Southport/ Belmont intersections.

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