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“Wonderfully restored.”
Review of Oriental Theatre

Oriental Theatre
Ranked #58 of 638 things to do in Chicago
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Broadway In Chicago was created in July 2000 and over the past 17 years has grown to be one of the largest commercial touring homes in the country. A Nederlander Presentation, Broadway In Chicago lights up the Chicago Theater District entertaining up to 1.7 million people annually in five theatres. Broadway In Chicago presents a full range of entertainment, including musicals and plays, on the stages of five of the finest theatres in Chicago's Loop including The PrivateBank Theatre, Oriental Theatre, Cadillac Palace Theatre, and the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University and just off the Magnificent Mile, the Broadway Playhouse at Water Tower Place.
Chicago, Illinois
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79 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
“Wonderfully restored.”
Reviewed June 22, 2012

One of Chicago's beautiful theaters, you feel like you are somewhere special when you attend a performance here.

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Chicago
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“Amazing, if indeterminant style”
Reviewed June 5, 2012

Strikingly weird, yet interesting "oriental" fusion of someone's idea of art themes from Egypt, maybe Japan(?), Mayan, and India, melded together with an Art-Deco verve. Crazy, but a fun venue

Visited September 2011
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New Buffalo, Michigan
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24 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Love this theatre”
Reviewed May 28, 2012

I seen wicked and Rent here and they were both amazing. I love this theatre is beautiful

Visited May 2012
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Bucharest
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6 reviews
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“jersey boys”
Reviewed May 24, 2012

Jersey boys show - if it still runs, don't miss it!

Visited May 2012
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Crete IL
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“Restored to the gaudy details of it's time!vv”
Reviewed April 23, 2012

The concert we attended was terribly over amplified -- even when I turned my hearing aids off!

Visited April 2012
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