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THE CRYPTOGRAM
performs at

The Alley Stage, 4147 N. Broadway

(773) 549-1815

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THE CRYPTOGRAM by David Mamet performs at The Alley Stage, 4147 N. Broadway, now playing through November 16, 2104. Performances are held Thursdays and Fridays at 8 pm, Saturdays at 5 pm and 8 pm, Sundays at 7 pm.

The production runs approximately one hour and ten minutes with no intermission.

A pay parking lot called "Black and White Valet" is conveniently located at 4149 N. Clarendon, one block east of Profiles for $14 (prices subject to change).

For convenience, parking can be prepaid through ParkWhiz by clicking the link below:

Chicago Parking

The Sheridan Red Line stop at Irving Park Rd & Sheridan is two blocks from the theatre.

Profiles Theatre is a handicap accessible venue.

Please arrive at least 20 minutes before showtime. Due to the intimate set-up for the theatre, there is no late seating.

Seating is limited and advance reservations are recommended by calling (773) 549-1815.

Profiles Theatre is conveniently located in the Uptown/Buena Park neighborhood, and very easily accessible by CTA or Lake Shore Drive.

 

Driving:
If coming off of 90/94, take Irving Park exit and head east to Broadway. Take a left on Broadway and continue north about 2 blocks to 4147 N. Broadway

If coming off of Lake Shore Drive, take Irving Park exit. Make a right on Broadway and continue North to 4147 N. Broadway

CTA:
Red Line to Sheridan stop. Head east on Irving Park Rd for 2 blocks. Turn left on Broadway, continue north to the theatre.

#36 Broadway bus stops right in front of the theatre, at the corner of Broadway and Buena.

    • North Buena Deli and Wine
      North Buena Deli and Wine is proud to exclusively feature a full lineup of Boars Head meats and cheeses.
      4200 N Broadway
      (773) 270 - 4179
      http://buenaparkdeli.com/
      Map

       

      Dollop
      Under $10
      A coffee shop for those intent on setting up shop with laptops, newspapers, books and caffeine for hours at a time, serving Chicago's own Metropolis coffee.
      4181 North Clarendon Avenue
      Chicago, IL 60613-5283
      (773) 755-1955
      http://dollopcoffee.com/
      Map

       

      Quiznos
      Under $10
      Making bold, toasty, delicious sub sandwiches to stuff your face and fill your belly.
      3933 North Broadway
      Chicago, IL 60613-3039
      (773) 327-3123
      http://www.quiznos.com/subsandwiches/
      Map

       

      Dunkin Donuts
      Under $10
      Dunkin' Donuts is the world's largest coffee and baked goods chain.
      3949 North Broadway
      Chicago, IL 60613-3039
      (773) 296-6332
      https://www.dunkindonuts.com/
      Map


      Byron’s Hotdog Haus
      Under $10
      Real Chicago hotdogs.
      1017 West Irving Park Road
      Chicago, IL 60613
      (773) 281-7474‎
      Map

       

      Bo Jono’s Pizzaria
      Under $10
      Family-owned and operated since 1994 an NYC-style place.
      4185 North Clarendon Avenue
      Chicago, IL 60613
      (773) 404-9700
      http://www.bojonospizza.com/
      Map

       

      Petite Pita
      Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
      3952 N Sheridan Ave
      Chicago, IL 60613
      (773) 281-2008
      Map

    • Hunan Egg Roll King
      Chinese, Seafood
      4204 N Broadway St
      Chicago, IL 60613
      (773) 883-2647
      http://www.hunaneggrollking.com/
      Map

       

      Thai Aroma
      $7-$15 per entree
      Thai Aroma Authentic Thai Restaurant Friendly service, Fast, Fresh, on time, every time.
      4142 North Broadway
      Chicago, IL 60613
      (773) 404-7777
      http://www.aromachicago.com/broadway.html
      Map

       

      Bar on Buena
      $10-$15 per entree
      The Bar on Buena offers an above average beer selection, a legit jukebox, and a good burger and fries.
      910 West Buena Avenue
      Chicago, IL 60613-1614
      (773) 525-8665
      http://www.baronbuena.com/
      Map


      Michaels
      Under $10 per entree
      Pizza from hand made dough made fresh daily, tomato sauce blended with secret herbs and spices, and select premium cheeses.
      4091 N Broadway
      Chicago, IL 60613
      (773) 929-4149
      http://www.michaelspizzachicago.com/
      Map


    • Nano Sushi
      Sushi, Japanese
      3955 N Broadway Ave
      Chicago, IL 60613
      (773) 525-6266
      nanosushichicago.com
      Map

       

      Iyanze
      $10-$20 per entrée
      Ethiopian and West African cuisine.
      4623 North Broadway 
      Chicago, IL 60640-
      (773) 944-1417
      Map

       

      OH Fusion
      $10-$15 per entrée
      Late-night Asian restaurant across from the Sheridan Red Line stop with a fusion of Japanese and Euro-American items.
      3911 North Sheridan Road
      Chicago, IL 60613
      (773) 880-5340
      http://ohfusionchicago.com/
      Map

       

      Crepe Town
      Under $10 per entree
      More than 20 types of sweet and savory crepes round out the menu at Crepe Town, near Irving Park and Sheridan.
      3915 North Sheridan Road
      Chicago, IL 60613-2925
      (773) 248-8844
      Map

       

      Tac Quick
      Thai
      3930 N Sheridan Rd
      Chicago, IL 60613
      (773) 327-5253
      http://tacquick.net
      Map

      Pizza Rustica
      Italian, Pizza, Wine
      3908 N Sheridan Rd
      Chicago, IL 60613
      (773) 404-8955
      http://www.pizzarusticachicago.com
      Map


  • Fat Cat Bar and Grill
    $10-$15 per entree
    Featured drinks and standard bar fare, the kitchen features fresh takes on comfort classics.
    4840 North Broadway Street
    Chicago, IL 60640-3604
    (773) 506-3100
    http://www.fatcatbar.com/
    Map

     

    Agami
    $10-$15 per entree
    The menu at Agami is a study in freshness. The signature Agami maki wraps lightly battered spicy tuna, avocado and cream cheese into a spicy soybean sheet, drizzled in creamy wasabi and eel sauce.
    4712 North Broadway
    Chicago, IL 60640-4909
    (773) 506-1845
    http://www.agamisushi.com/home.php
    Map


    Istanbul Restaurant
    $10-$20 per entree
    The best Turkish food in the city, as well as trusty American fare at prices that any nationality can appreciate.
    3613 North Broadway
    Chicago, IL 60613-4417
    (773) 525-0500
    http://istanbulrestaurantchicago.com/
    Map

     

    F. O’Mahonys
    $10-$15 per entree
    Irish pub menu features some posh items you don't usually expect from bar fare.
    3701 N Broadway
    Chicago, IL 60613
    (773) 549-0097
    http://www.fomahonys.com/
    Map

     

    Fontana Grill
    $10-$15 per entree
    Should you happen to crave something more than drinks, the mouth-watering lunch and dinner menus provide myriad options.
    1329 West Wilson Avenue
    Chicago, IL 60640
    (773) 561-0400
    http://www.fontanagrill.com/
    Map

     

    Andies Restaurant
    $10-$15 per entree
    This friendly neighborhood place offers a wide array of Mediterranean fare, from baba ganoush to kabobs to shawerma.
    1467 West Montrose Avenue
    Chicago, IL 60613-1348
    (773) 348-0654
    http://www.andiesres.com/
    Map


    Marigold Indian
    $10-$20 per entree
    Inventive Indian fare and a number of daily specials and hearty entrees.
    4832 North Broadway
    Chicago, IL 60640-3604
    (773) 293-4653
    http://www.marigoldrestaurant.com/
    Map

     

    Alma Pita Restaurant
    Under $10 per entree
    A Middle Eastern and Lebanese eatery in Uptown. The flavorful, addictive home-cooked food won't empty your wallet, either.
    4600 North Magnolia Avenue
    Chicago, IL 60640-4965\
    (773) 561-2787
    http://www.almapita.com/
    Map

     

    Magnolia Café
    $20-$45 per entree
    Tasty cuisine, soft yellow lighting and a cozy, elegant dining room make the Magnolia an ideal choice for a date, whether it's your first time out together or your 50th wedding anniversary.
    1224 West Wilson Avenue
    Chicago, IL 60640-5517
    (773) 728-8785
    http://www.magnoliacafeuptown.com/
    Map


    El Mariachi
    $10-$15 per entree
    The menu offers a full lineup with many appetizers, soups, salads, burritos, enchiladas, flautas and combination specials served with rice and beans.
    3906 North Broadway Street
    Chicago, IL 60613-3014
    (773) 549-2932
    http://www.elmariachitequilabar.com/
    Map

     

    La Amistad
    Under $10 per entree
    A trusty mom-and-pop restaurant: a taqueria that bills itself as "Mexican and American food" and delivers a menu made up of the basics.
    1914 West Montrose Avenue
    Chicago, IL 60613-1057
    (773) 878-5800
    Map


All tickets at Profiles Theatre are General Admission. Seating is on both sides of the stage, so the audience has a great view from anywhere in the theatre. Patrons should arrive at least 20 - 30 minutes before showtime to choose their most desired seating. Because of the intimate arrangement of the theatre, there is no admittance once the performance begins. Special arrangements can be made for patrons with disabilities, please call the box office in advance at (773) 549-1815 to discuss any special needs.

Now PlayingTHE CRYPTOGRAM

Profiles Theatre continues their 26th Season with the 20th Anniversary production of THE CRYPTOGRAM by David Mamet, directed by Artistic Director Joe Jahraus. The production is now playing through November 16. Performances are held at The Alley Stage, 4147 N. Broadway. For tickets or more information, call (773) 549-1815.

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