Theater Wit, 1229 W. Belmont Ave., brings back "Burning Bluebeard," a play inspired by the true story of Chicago's 1903 Iroquois Theatre Fire. Six singed clown performers emerge from the fire and attempt to perform a Christmas Pantomime. 

WBEZ-FM named it one of 2011's top 5 funniest shows.

"Burning Bluebeard" will be presented on at 7:30 p.m. Thursdays, 7:30 p.m. Fridays, 3:30 and 7:30 p.m. Saturdays and 3 p.m. Sundays from Nov. 29 to Jan. 5.

Tickets cost between $18 and $36, and are available online or by calling Theater Wit at 773-975-8150.