Chicago Theatre

Chicago Theatre, Chicago, IL

About the Chicago Theatre

Capacity

  • Capacity: 3,553 people
  • Banquet Capacity: 200 people on stage; Up to 800 with stage extension
  • Theater Capacity: 3,553 people

Space Size

Stage Dimensions: 70' wide (Proscenium opening) x 32' deep (back wall to stage lip)

Food & Beverage

Outside catering permitted; In-house beverage/bar team

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Chicago's History

The Chicago Theatre is sure to make any event iconic and unforgettable.

The beautiful, seven-story high auditorium—complete with 10 elaborate ceiling murals and an original 29-rank Wurlitzer pipe organ—infuse glamour and grace in the heart of downtown Chicago.

Details

Benefits & Amenities

Dedicated event management staff

Dressing rooms

Ticket selling capabilities

Green room and chorus rooms available

Merchandise sale opportunities

House paging system in all dressing rooms and backstage areas

Outside catering permitted; In-house beverage/bar team

Street level load-in

Red carpet capabilities

Fully-staffed ushers and security

Use of iconic Chicago Theatre marquee

Multiple labor unions

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Host an event at the first lavish movie palace in America.

Infused in the heart of downtown Chicago, the iconic auditorium that has become an emblem for the city bestows wonder upon visitors with its elaborate ceiling murals and an original 29-rank Wurlitzer pipe organ.

Entertain guests within these historic, charming walls.

This picturesque auditorium is a beautiful backdrop for any event.

Take in the elaborate details, including stunning ceiling murals.

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Chicago Theatre

    • Capacity: 3,553 people
    • Banquet Capacity: 200 people on stage; Up to 800 with stage extension
    • Theater Capacity: 3,553 people
  • Stage Dimensions: 70' wide (Proscenium opening) x 32' deep (back wall to stage lip)
  • Outside catering permitted; In-house beverage/bar team

Grand Lobby

    • Capacity: 700 people
    • Cocktail Capacity: 700 people
    • Banquet Capacity: 110 people
    • Intimate Receptions
    • Photo/Film/TV Shoots
    • Product Launches
    • Small Press Conferences
  • Outside catering permitted; In-house beverage/bar team

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