Venue Details

523 Star Starred
The Chicago Theatre
175 N. State St. Chicago, IL 60601
312-462-6300
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"The Chicago Theatre Marquee Tour"
220 ratings
4.7 average rating
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71 events
37 reviews
44 stars
attended Jul 08 2011

a broad and thorough introduction to a landmark, historic building. Popu.lar history, gossipy anecdotes, star stories and autographs, architectural insights, movie and live performance history from 1921 to the present. Includes on stage,...continued

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52 events
14 reviews
1 stars
attended Aug 27 2009

Chris was an excellent tour guide and I really enjoyed hearing Lee Mahoney play the theater's organ. We were in every part of the theater---mezzanine, balcony,main floor, stage, dressing room and lobbies.

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11 events
2 reviews
2 stars
attended Jun 01 2011

Absolutely loved the "insiders" tour of the Chicago Theatre. I would recommend it to anyone interested in history, architecture, or Chicago in general. Also a way to get a good behind the scenes look at a venue where I often attend shows.

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Tour schedule and content is subject to change due to theater performances and event scheduling.

<em>Monty Python and the Holy Grail</em> & John Cleese Q&A Blue Man Group Chicago <em>Crazy For You</em> <em>STOMP</em> Walker Stalker Con Chicago 2017 <em>Cirque du Soleil: LUZIA</em> Chicago Travel & Adventure Show <em>The Illusionists -- Live From Broadway</em> Joffrey Ballet's <em>The Nutcracker</em> <em>Thrones! The Musical Parody</em> <em>My Fair Lady</em>