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Apollo Theater Chicago

2540 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago, IL 60614-2314
+1 773-935-6100
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Great local Chicago theater!

Went to see Thrones-- a Musical and loved it! The shows here always have an enthusiasm and energy... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Ken A
THRONES

So the theatre is absolutely perfect in a sense, because it is so intimate and quaint that there's... read more

Reviewed 5 February 2017
kashby006
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Highland Lake County, Indiana
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
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2540 N Lincoln Ave, Chicago, IL 60614-2314
Lincoln Park
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

Went to see Thrones-- a Musical and loved it! The shows here always have an enthusiasm and energy! From the first time I was there years ago to see Million Dollar Quartet (pre-broadway of course) to last month-- always fun and conveniently located.

Thank Ken A
Reviewed 5 February 2017

So the theatre is absolutely perfect in a sense, because it is so intimate and quaint that there's not a bad seat in the place. You have a perfect view of the stage just about anywhere you sit, so for 23$ to see the Game...More

Thank kashby006
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Saw Thrones this time. Million Dollar Quartet last trip. Just a great intimate theater. Nice people working there. Decent wine. All around fun visit.

Thank dmc_jcr
Reviewed 13 January 2017

This theater was a great little theater. well laid out, easy to get to and very nice inside. The show was amazing! Loved the friendliness of staff and the ease in getting in and out of seats. Hilarious show! A must see for any GOT...More

1  Thank rosaliej430
Reviewed 30 December 2016

Venue was great! Almost all seats were good. The actors were entertaining and had nice voices. Lots of F-bombs dropped, so if that's offensive-avoid this show. In addition, the thrusting of the sex jokes were carried on way too long...the joke ran it's course at...More

1  Thank Ruth K
Reviewed 4 December 2016

We took our three year old grand daughter to see this one-hour musical, based on the clever book she had read. A college-age cast performed a fast paced story in rather unimaginative costumes and amateurish set design. While their singing voices were good, the wireless...More

1  Thank RoseMarie8787
Reviewed 26 November 2016

We had a good time laughing all throughout the performance. They were a saucy, audacious bunch and had us LOAO, a great time for GOT fans. Definitely not for kids or a wholesome family night but hey, that's what our couples night out is for....More

1  Thank TheBigBandWolf
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Hilarious! It was fun to be surrounded by a crowd that really enjoyed the show. A must see for Thrones fans!!!

Thank CulinaryLiz
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

If you're a Game of Thrones fan, this show is a must see! Crude laugh out loud humor, great atmosphere, good seats(we were allowed to move closer when the show started). Actors were fun, and the music was fun. Highly recommend this show, and this...More

Thank Queyana T
Reviewed 17 October 2016

I have now seen 2 shows here and this is the best place. So small and intimate but layed out great. Not a bad seat in the house.

Thank BillBobb
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Lincoln Park
Head to the North Side of Chicago for a stroll through
one of the city’s greenest neighborhoods. Lincoln Park
boasts over 1200 acres of green space complete with a
free zoo open to visitors year-round. This
pedestrian-friendly neighborhood is lined with parks,
row homes, boutiques, taverns, and nature. Lincoln
Park itself borders the lakefront area offering
peaceful views of the water and the Chicago skyline.
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eviet530
Can you recommend a good restaurant nearby for pre-post Apollo Theater dinner?
1 October 2015|
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Response from LoriAnn1010 | Reviewed this property |
We ate at The Barn and Company BBQ joint...very casual and relatively inexpensive...excellent BBQ...generous portions! Within easy walking distance!
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LovingSanFranscio
I have never been to Chicago before. Going First week of April 2015. Want to go to Apollo Theater maybe as close to the Apollo as I can get? Walking distance to Apollo ??? I am 50 I am taking my 68 yr old Mother. Where should we stay? Do not want to rent a car. Also where to buy best priced tickets for Apollo show? Thanks, Deb
14 January 2015|
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Response from LovingSanFranscio |
Sorry need close Nice & Clean hotel near APOLLO Chicago?
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Kim_D154954
good restaurants nearby
31 December 2014|
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Response from MstqMI | Reviewed this property |
We didn't eat anywhere near the Apollo. We did go into a sport's bar (within walking distance) that served bar food. They were very busy and as we only wanted coffee or a drink, we didn't stay. Sorry I can't be of more... More
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