General Information

The Auditorium Theatre is 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, versatile stage, and impeccable acoustics will provide a sanctuary of old world luxury — perfectly designed to accommodate modern needs:

  • Annual Meetings
  • Lectures
  • Concerts
  • Weddings
  • Sales Meetings & Conferences
  • Parties & Galas
  • Cocktail Receptions
  • Awards Ceremonies
  • Tributes
  • Graduations
  • Luncheons
  • Banquets & Dinners

And Much More!

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The Auditorium’s Katten/Landau Studio

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 has a capacity of 123 and is the perfect playground for your next event.


Host your graduation at the historic Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University. Designed and constructed by the famous Dankmar Adler and Louis Sullivan, this stage has been graced by former Presidents, renowned opera singers, legendary rock stars and prima ballerinas.

Give Your Group the Star Treatment

If you are planning to attend a performance at the Auditorium, special accommodations — such as catered Pre or post-show receptions – can be provided for your group gathering. Envelop your guests in the magic of yesteryear in 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 directly for more information at 312.341.2300.

Learn more about Group Rates.