834 Drury Lane Theatre Tips
- Casual 10
- Dressy 6
- Parking is free 3
- Arrive early 1
- Dine before you go 4
- Food and drinks for purchase 1
We went to the 1:30 play then headed over to Pinstripes, less than a mile away, for a great meal sitting outside on their patio
The weather was Sunny & warm. I wore Sundress & sandals. Bring a sweater because theater is rather chilly .
The weather was Hot, hot, hot and the AC was full throttle.. I wore Just because it’s hot out, doesn’t mean theater is. Bring a sweater or shawl ... or freeze in your sleeveless summer wear..
Not really a bad seat in this intimate theater. Surprisingly not sold out for a great production.
Oakbrook mall has a number of outstanding restaurants and is right next to the theatre complex
There are great restaurants in the Oak Brook mall and you can get to the theater through the local roads avoiding all the traffic.
Rock of Ages
Tons of dining options nearby so go early and have dinner. Dress is casual.
We went on a Wednesday afternoon. This is evidently when the really old folks go, so if you attend an afternoon performance, be prepared for the people ahead of you to be moving slowly, whether in the drop off area, entering the seating, or leaving after the applause.
I wore First it was very warm and cozy but in the second half the A/C was on and I had to put my coat on because it was freezing!.
Crazy For You
My husband and I ate lunch at Pappadeaux in westmont before the show. Gtrat food and service and lovely courtyard. Reminded me of New Orleans.
The weather was cloudy. I wore Jeans and a button up. My girlfriend wore a fall dress and a jacket as it gets a little cold in the theater. .
If you go to Drury Lane Theatre in Oakbrook, enjoy the appetizers and drinks before the show.
Unlike city theaters, parking at Drury Lane is ample even if you're a last minute arrival.
The weather was rainy and cool. I wore a sweater and was comfortable both walking from the parking lot to the theater and inside during the show..