Auditorium Theatre Il Tickets
Having a history of almost 120 years, Auditorium Theatre is today considered the pride of Chicago. A historic landmark, its architectural style resembles that of the 19th and 20th century, with tall structure and outer walls designed to bear heavy load. Over the years Auditorium Theatre has evolved as a multipurpose arena, though earlier it just hosted opera performances. Today the venue is buzzing with people throughout the year as different events take place here. A new schedule has been announced along with the availability of Auditorium Theatre IL tickets for the upcoming shows.
The venue witnessed great popularity in its initial years, but later saw a decline which continued for many decades. In 1960s after the efforts of the management, Auditorium Theatre was revived and finally it was able to regain its past glory. It remains one of the most visited venues of not only Chicago but also America due to its cultural and historical significance as well as because of the eclectic mix it offers in the form of events. Operas, musicals, ballets as well as rock n` roll concerts, Auditorium Theatre has staged them all. Legends like Elton John, Aretha Franklin, Frank Sinatra and The Beach Boys have performed at this state-of-the-art venue. The arena has also welcomed American Presidents William McKinley and Theodore Roosevelt, who have given speeches on its platform. Offering a variety in events’ lineup, the Auditorium has also run successful stage productions like Les Miserables and the award winning Phantom of the Opera.
Auditorium Theatre IL is famous for the ballet and dance performances that it hosts. Catering to diverse audience, various dance companies have held their shows here. These include big names like Alvin Ailey American Dance Theatre, Ensemble Espanol Spanish Dance Theater and Too Hot to Handel. One of the upcoming shows at the theatre is ‘Revelations’ – a signature choreographed dance performance by Alvin Ailey Theatre. It centers on African American culture and how people journey from slavery to freedom. It uses blues music, gospel songs and spirituals to tell its story.
Eisenhower Dance Ensemble will also be staging its show here, titled ‘Motown in Motion’. A musical extravaganza, it includes incredible dances, catchy music, humor and wonderful dramatics. As soon as the performers take the stage and music starts playing, the spectators can’t help but dance along. The very famous Joffrey Ballet will be presenting its popular shows like Othello. Based on Shakespeare’s classic tragedy, it has impressed the audience with its innovative set design and dramatic plot. Auditorium Theatre IL tickets for this show as well as many others can now be purchased, so check the dates and book your deals right away. Those looking to laugh and have a great time with comedy and music can attend Priscilla Queen of the Desert musical. Directed by Simon Phillips and choreographed by Ross Coleman, the musical has been described as spectacular by the critics. There are so many other exciting events taking place at Auditorium Theatre. Plan a perfect day out with your friends and family.