The Chicago Theatre, originally known as the Balaban and Katz Chicago Theatre, is a landmark theater located on North State Street in the Loop area of Chicago, Illinois, in the United States. Built in 1921, the Chicago Theatre was the flagship for the Balaban and Katz (B&K) group of theaters run by A. J. Balaban, his brother Barney Balaban and partner Sam Katz. Along with the other B&K theaters, from 1925 to 1945 the Chicago Theatre was a dominant movie theater enterprise. Currently, Madison Square Garden, Inc. owns and operates the Chicago Theatre as a performing arts venue for stage plays, magic shows, comedy, speeches, and popular music concerts.

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  • The Chicago Theatre, originally known as the Balaban and Katz Chicago Theatre, is a landmark theater located on North State Street in the Loop area of Chicago, Illinois, in the United States. Built in 1921, the Chicago Theatre was the flagship for the Balaban and Katz (B&K) group of theaters run by A. J. Balaban, his brother Barney Balaban and partner Sam Katz. Along with the other B&K theaters, from 1925 to 1945 the Chicago Theatre was a dominant movie theater enterprise. Currently, Madison Square Garden, Inc. owns and operates the Chicago Theatre as a performing arts venue for stage plays, magic shows, comedy, speeches, and popular music concerts. The building was added to the National Register of Historic Places June 6, 1979, and was listed as a Chicago Landmark January 28, 1983. The distinctive Chicago Theatre marquee, "an unofficial emblem of the city", appears frequently in film, television, artwork, and photography. (en)
  • Le Chicago Theatre initialement connu sous le nom Balaban and Katz Chicago Theatre, est un théâtre situé entre North State Street et Lake Street dans le secteur communautaire du Loop à Chicago (Illinois). Construit en 1921, le Chicago Theatre a été attribué Chicago Landmark le 28 janvier 1983 par la Commission on Chicago Landmarks de la ville de Chicago. (fr)
  • O Teatro Chicago (Chicago Theatre), originalmente conhecido como Balaban and Katz Chicago Theatre, é um teatro localizado em Loop, Chicago, Illinois. Construído em 1921, foi adicionado ao Registro Nacional de Lugares Históricos em 6 de junho de 1979 e listado como um marco de Chicago em 28 de janeiro de 1983. (pt)
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  • 175 N. State Street (en)
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  • The Y-shaped figure behind the horizontal word Chicago on the State Street marquee is the city's "municipal device", a badge which symbolizes the forked Chicago River at Wolf Point.
  • Marquee during the theater's 90th anniversary
  • Chicago Theatre's Facade in April 2009, as viewed from State Street.
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  • Chicago Theatre sign Close up.jpg
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  • Le Chicago Theatre initialement connu sous le nom Balaban and Katz Chicago Theatre, est un théâtre situé entre North State Street et Lake Street dans le secteur communautaire du Loop à Chicago (Illinois). Construit en 1921, le Chicago Theatre a été attribué Chicago Landmark le 28 janvier 1983 par la Commission on Chicago Landmarks de la ville de Chicago. (fr)
  • O Teatro Chicago (Chicago Theatre), originalmente conhecido como Balaban and Katz Chicago Theatre, é um teatro localizado em Loop, Chicago, Illinois. Construído em 1921, foi adicionado ao Registro Nacional de Lugares Históricos em 6 de junho de 1979 e listado como um marco de Chicago em 28 de janeiro de 1983. (pt)
  • The Chicago Theatre, originally known as the Balaban and Katz Chicago Theatre, is a landmark theater located on North State Street in the Loop area of Chicago, Illinois, in the United States. Built in 1921, the Chicago Theatre was the flagship for the Balaban and Katz (B&K) group of theaters run by A. J. Balaban, his brother Barney Balaban and partner Sam Katz. Along with the other B&K theaters, from 1925 to 1945 the Chicago Theatre was a dominant movie theater enterprise. Currently, Madison Square Garden, Inc. owns and operates the Chicago Theatre as a performing arts venue for stage plays, magic shows, comedy, speeches, and popular music concerts. (en)
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  • Chicago Theatre (en)
  • Chicago Theatre (fr)
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