Performances of "BLACULA: Young, Black and Undead" will be held at 7:30 p.m. Thursday-Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday from Oct. 29-Dec. 1, 2013.

The play, by Chicago playwright Reginald Edmund, chronicles the adventures of an "average man" whose love life is on the rocks. Things gets more complicated when the man finds out his ex-girlfriend is dating an ancient African Prince of Darkness, who is also a vampire.

Discount previews will be Oct. 29 and 30, and a special VIP Halloween Performance and Bash is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Oct. 31.

Chicago Dramatists is located at 1105 W. Chicago Avenue. Tickets are $25; $18 for students, and $20 for seniors. Tickets may be purchased online at or by calling 866-811-4111.