The Infinite Wrench

With new plays every week, TIW is The Neo-Futurists’ ongoing and ever-changing attempt to shift the conventions of live theatre. This week: NINE world premiere plays. The very tasty Wrench of the Technical Challenge. And: Joanna is back. Live, true, and quick, thirty times a night.

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Friday/Saturday at 11:30pm
Sunday at 7:00pm


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Comfortable Shoes

Neo-Futurist Ida Cuttler premieres the full production of her rigorous storytelling of epic and exhausting proportions! Part of the Neo-Futurist Prime Time season, and its fourth Neo-Lab production.

The Infinite Wrench

THE INFINITE WRENCH is a mechanism that unleashes a barrage of two-minute plays for a live audience. Each play offers something different, be it funny, profound, elegant, disgusting, topical, irreverent, ...

HIRING! / Get Involved

OPERATIONS MANAGER, The Neo-Futurists Overview:  The Operations Manager’s primary responsibilities are to execute and move forward the day-to-day activities of The Neo-Futurists’ building, office, and activities by implementing systems in ...

Night of the Living Wrench

Close your eyes, walk outside, delve into the unexpected and hell why not sneak up behind yourself and say BOO for this year’s Halloween — Join The Neo-Futurists for NIGHT ...

Apply for a Scholarship!

Another round of Scholarships for Artists of Color is open! Deadline to apply is October 11. These scholarships award free tuition to a number of people who want to take ...

Ida Cuttler

Ensemble Member (2014-NOW) / Writer of many plays, including “Reverse Mermaid,” “Everyone is Welcome in Nonsense Corner,: and “I took a minute before my lunch break to replace all of ...

Mitchell Chapman

Mitchell is a theatre-maker in Chicago. He likes to take pictures, take things apart, and take naps. Teching with the Neos since the summer of ’17, he’s been the booth ...

Joanna Jamerson

Ensemble Member (2017–NOW) / Writer of many plays, including “dedicated to the cement man on lsd on lsd,” “my trip to australia, but with a better ending,” and “ef for ...

Jasmine Henri Jordan

Ensemble Member (2017-NOW) / Writer of many plays, including “Disruptive,”” “Jasmine’s Plato’s The Apology,” and “A Two-Minute Pitch for a One-Minute Play.”

Connor Shioshita Pickett

Ensemble Member (2017-NOW) / Writer of many plays, including “four noble truths, two-sided ladder, no-fold path: a neo-futurist zen buddist performance studies fable” and “The humble beginnings of organized religion!”

Nick Hart

Ensemble Member (2014-NOW) / With the Alamo in the rearview, Nick Hart rides back into the Wrench this week.

Dan Kerr-Hobert

Ensemble Member (2012-NOW) / Writer of many plays, including “What’s the opposite of a get away car?,” “30 seconds of today at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival,” and “Crushed By Metaphor.”