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Chicago Theatre 89th Birthday / Tour Tuesday Oct. 26

The Chicago Theatre turns 89 years old on October 26. Current owners Madison Square Garden offer public tours of the building on a regular schedule.
There will be a tour at Noon on October 26. The Chicago’s landmark original installation Wurlitzer pipe organ is scheduled to be played by Lee Maloney.
It has been receiving the care of a professional organ builder for the last few months.

Organist Barbara Sellers at the Chicago
Theatre Wurlitzer before the console was
rebuilt and returned to a furniture finish.
Her organist parents Edna and Preston Sellers
played many Chicago theatres and on radio.

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