Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University


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The Auditorium Theatre and the Auditorium Theatre's Katten/Landau Studio are available for performance and private event rental.

The Auditorium Theatre is a National Historic Landmark theater located in the heart of Chicago's loop. A stone's throw from Buckingham Fountain and steps from Michigan Avenue and Millennium Park, the Auditorium Theatre has been a fixture in Chicago's arts and culture scene since 1889. Our total capacity of 3,875, versaitle stage, and impeccable acoustics will provide a sanctuary of old world luxury -- perfectly designed to accommodate modern needs:

  • Annual Meetings
  • Sales Meetings & Conferences
  • Parties & Galas
  • Cocktail Receptions
  • Awards Ceremonies
  • Luncheons
  • Banquets & Dinners
  • And Much More

The Auditorium's location on Congress Parkway, between Michigan and Wabash Avenues, is close in proximity to a variety of public transportation and hotel options, making it Chicago's most accessible performing arts venue.

The Auditorium Theatre's Katten/Landau Studio is ideal for rehearsals, classes, black-box performances, meetings and private events. This 2,400 square foot space is the perfect playground for your next event.

For theatre and studio rental inquiries, please submit your request, dates, and contact information to CJ Dillon at 

Give your Group the Star Treatment!

If you are planning to attend a performance at the Auditorium, special accommodations -- such as catered receptions, tours or drink tickets -- can be provided for your group gathering. Envelop your guests in the magic of yesteryear with our luxurious lobbies, and be transported to an era when grandeur sparkled from great heights and special moments were savored. Please contact our Group Sales Department for more information at (312) 341-2357.


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