The Chicago Theatre

Row 1

175 N State St (at Lake St)
Chicago, IL 60601
(312) 462-6300

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  • In "The Dark Knight" (2008), Harvey Dent (Aaron Eckhart) and his girlfriend Rachel Dawes (Maggie Gyllenhaal) show up for a ballet performance in scenes shot in the Chicago Theatre.
  • In "Save the Last Dance" (2001), Sara (Julia Stiles) auditions for a spot in the ballet company of her dreams, in scenes shot in the Chicago Theatre.
  • The iconic "C-H-I-C-A-G-O" sign is nearly six stories high.
  • Do the tour!
  • Tour The Chicago Theatre. It will literally take your breath away. Tues, Thur, Sat @ 12noon. $12.
  • The upper foyer of the Chicago Theatre can be seen in The Untouchables (1987) in an early scene as Al Capone receives his morning newspaper and the Bookkeeper checks the accounts.
  • Your chocolate malted milkshake is waiting at the Juice Bar... or maybe a made-to-order smoothie. Check out the all new Walgreens at State and Randolph!
  • The grand lobby of the Chicago Theatre is modeled after the Royal Chapel at Versailles, while the grand staircase is patterned after that of the Paris Opera House.
  • The Chicago Theatre offers a tour of the lobby, majestic auditorium, and backstage space (when available) several times a week. Click link at right for info.
  • Essa uma das fotos clssicas de quem visita Chicago! <3
  • Chicago curry House , a great place for dinners.
  • The Chicago Theatre is 1 of more than 200 buildings and landmarks, 20 downtown hotels and 12 museums and theaters turning out their exterior lights in support of Earth Hour on March 26, 2011.
  • Sufjan Stevens (October 15) last released a proper solo LP in 2005, but it was a concept album about Illinois, so the folk-pop darling will always draw big in Chicago.
  • The Chicago Theatre opened on October 26, 1921 as a movie palace.
  • Beautiful theatre!! Definitely go see a concert here. Not a bad seat in the house
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  • An amazing place to see a concert, I saw the National here last year, it ROCKED!
  • I love their tours
  • This is my favorite Chicago venue. Take the Mezzanine tour - it's incredible and fun!
  • Chicago Theater makes our list for most beautiful "marquees" in America -- well-deserved! (Slide 4 if you want to take a look).