Congress Theatre - Chicago

Congress Theatre - Chicago Tickets

The Congress Theatre Chicago is located in Chicago. The theatre was constructed in 1926 by the Fridstein and Company. It was initially built for the purpose of movie watching as a chain of the franchise of Lubliner and Trinz. The theatre today features a beautiful flamboyant interior as well as exterior. The work inside and outside the theatre is a blend of the Italian Renaissance and the Classical Revival styles.

Congress Theatre - Chicago

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The total seating capacity of the Congress Theatre Chicago is more than 2,500. It also has storefronts which face the streets. The venue is at the moment managing as a live music venue also with a seating capacity of 3,500. The location of this gorgeous theatre is at Milwaukee Avenue. On the 10th of July in 2002, the venue was given the honor of being the Chicago landmark. The theatre was built in 1926 and has been actively hosting some of the greatest live entertaining events since then till the present day. Currently, the theatre is being used as a live music performance venue and is doing quite well as understood by the events that are completely sold out.

In August in 2008 the famous band Paramore that plays the music genre of pop punk, successfully recorded their live CD/DVD at the Congress Theatre Chicago. The record of the band was title as The Final Riot! The record was effectively released in November in 2008 and was awarded as a Gold Album in the United States and as a Platinum Album in Canada. Following the release of the album of the Paramore band, Dragon Gate USA started to utilize the theatre for the purpose of its professional wrestling events in 2009.

Getting to the Congress Theatre Chicago is quite easy by means of the CTA. The venue is surrounded by two blocks of the famous Blue Line Train stations in Milwaukee and California which runs twenty four hours a day. There are also bus routes towards the theatre.

There have been many notable performers who have given outstanding performances at the Congress Theatre Chicago such as acts by Anthrax, ATB, Above & Beyond, Steve Aoki, A-Tral, Bad Religion with Circle Jerks, Armin van Buuren, Bone-Thugs-N-Harmony, Daddy Yankee, Blonde Redhead, Danzig Legacy, Black Label Society with Clutch and Children of Bodom, Chevelle, Cosmic Gate, Chuck Berry, Chromeo, Beirut, Beastie Boys, Korn, Decedents, Deadmau5, Disco Biscuits, De La Soul, The Dead Weather, DMX with Waka Flocka Flame, Ani DiFranco, Edward Maya, David Guetta, Evanescence with The Pretty Reckless and Rival Sons, Erasure, Lupe Fiasco and many more.

The events held at the Congress Theatre Chicago are always sold out in advance, so this is the perfect opportunity for you to get Congress Theatre Chicago tickets.

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