Auditorium Theater of Roosevelt University
06 Jul 2016
Auditorium Theatre is a music and performance venue located in Chicago, Illinois. Inspired by the Richardsonian Romanesque Style of architect Henry Hobson Richardson, the building was designed by Dankmar Adler and Louis Sullivan and completed in 1889. The Chicago Symphony Orchestra performed in the theatre until 1904 as well as the Chicago Grand Opera Company and its successors the Chicago Opera Association and Chicago Civic Opera until its relocation to the Civic Opera House in 1929 (see also List of Opera Houses in Chicago). The theatre currently hosts performances by the Joffrey Ballet, in addition to a variety of concerts, musicals, performances and events.
50 East Congress Pkwy
Chicago, IL 60605