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August 8, 2013

Chicago Architecture Foundation’s Razzle Dazzle Tour: Chicago’s Theater District

razzle 24 editChicago Architecture Foundation’s Razzle Dazzle Tour: Chicago’s Theater District

See how Chicago’s historic buildings have been restored and integrated within its revitalized theater district. Learn about some of Chicago’s “firsts” in public entertainment; celebrate the legacy of Balaban & Katz, the “kings of the movie palaces”; and hear how a Chicago theater disaster brought about international change. For more information click here.

PRICE: Adults $15 (Purchase tickets online here.)
DURATION: 1.5 hours
MEET: CAF Shop and Tour Center, 224 S. Michigan Avenue

NOTE: This tour concludes at The Chicago Theater on State Street, between Randolph and Lake Streets. Your Chicago Architecture Foundation tour badge allows you a discount for the Marquee Tour at The Chicago Theater on the same day or another date their Marquee tour is offered. This tour does not include interiors.

For booking and tour questions visit Chicago Architecture Foundation’s ticketing FAQ, e-mail tickets@architecture.org or call 312-922-8687.

Start: August 8, 2013 10:15 am
End: August 8, 2013 11:45 am
Venue: CAF Shop and Tour Center
Address:
224 S. Michigan Avenue , Chicago, IL, United States
Cost: $15

July 20, 2013

Chicago Architecture Foundation’s Razzle Dazzle Tour: Chicago’s Theater District

razzle 24 editChicago Architecture Foundation’s Razzle Dazzle Tour: Chicago’s Theater District

See how Chicago’s historic buildings have been restored and integrated within its revitalized theater district. Learn about some of Chicago’s “firsts” in public entertainment; celebrate the legacy of Balaban & Katz, the “kings of the movie palaces”; and hear how a Chicago theater disaster brought about international change. For more information click here.

PRICE: Adults $15 (Purchase tickets online here.)
DURATION: 1.5 hours
MEET: CAF Shop and Tour Center, 224 S. Michigan Avenue

NOTE: This tour concludes at The Chicago Theater on State Street, between Randolph and Lake Streets. Your Chicago Architecture Foundation tour badge allows you a discount for the Marquee Tour at The Chicago Theater on the same day or another date their Marquee tour is offered. This tour does not include interiors.

For booking and tour questions visit Chicago Architecture Foundation’s ticketing FAQ, e-mail tickets@architecture.org or call 312-922-8687.

Start: July 20, 2013 10:15 am
End: July 20, 2013 11:45 am
Venue: CAF Shop and Tour Center
Address:
224 S. Michigan Avenue , Chicago, IL, United States
Cost: $15

July 11, 2013

Chicago Architecture Foundation’s Razzle Dazzle Tour: Chicago’s Theater District

razzle 24 editChicago Architecture Foundation’s Razzle Dazzle Tour: Chicago’s Theater District

See how Chicago’s historic buildings have been restored and integrated within its revitalized theater district. Learn about some of Chicago’s “firsts” in public entertainment; celebrate the legacy of Balaban & Katz, the “kings of the movie palaces”; and hear how a Chicago theater disaster brought about international change. For more information click here.

PRICE: Adults $15 (Purchase tickets online here.)
DURATION: 1.5 hours
MEET: CAF Shop and Tour Center, 224 S. Michigan Avenue

NOTE: This tour concludes at The Chicago Theater on State Street, between Randolph and Lake Streets. Your Chicago Architecture Foundation tour badge allows you a discount for the Marquee Tour at The Chicago Theater on the same day or another date their Marquee tour is offered. This tour does not include interiors.

For booking and tour questions visit Chicago Architecture Foundation’s ticketing FAQ, e-mail tickets@architecture.org or call 312-922-8687.

Start: July 11, 2013 10:15 am
End: July 11, 2013 11:45 am
Venue: CAF Shop and Tour Center
Address:
224 S. Michigan Avenue , Chicago, IL, United States
Cost: $15

June 23, 2013

Conclave Afterglow

Start: June 23, 2013 6:00 pm
End: June 23, 2013 11:00 pm

June 22, 2013

Chicago Architecture Foundation’s Razzle Dazzle Tour: Chicago’s Theater District

razzle 24 editChicago Architecture Foundation’s Razzle Dazzle Tour: Chicago’s Theater District

See how Chicago’s historic buildings have been restored and integrated within its revitalized theater district. Learn about some of Chicago’s “firsts” in public entertainment; celebrate the legacy of Balaban & Katz, the “kings of the movie palaces”; and hear how a Chicago theater disaster brought about international change. For more information click here.

PRICE: Adults $15 (Purchase tickets online here.)
DURATION: 1.5 hours
MEET: CAF Shop and Tour Center, 224 S. Michigan Avenue

NOTE: This tour concludes at The Chicago Theater on State Street, between Randolph and Lake Streets. Your Chicago Architecture Foundation tour badge allows you a discount for the Marquee Tour at The Chicago Theater on the same day or another date their Marquee tour is offered. This tour does not include interiors.

For booking and tour questions visit Chicago Architecture Foundation’s ticketing FAQ, e-mail tickets@architecture.org or call 312-922-8687.

Start: June 22, 2013 10:15 am
End: June 22, 2013 11:45 am
Venue: CAF Shop and Tour Center
Address:
224 S. Michigan Avenue , Chicago, IL, United States

June 20, 2013

Annual Membership Meeting

Join us for our Annual Membership meeting at the Glove Theatre in Gloversville, NY.

 

 

Start: June 20, 2013 2:15 pm
End: June 20, 2013 3:30 pm
Venue: Glove Theatre
Address:
42 North Main St., Gloversville, NY, 12078, United States

June 19, 2013 – June 23, 2013

2013 Conclave Theatre Tour

Every summer THS picks one of America’s great theatre regions for our week-long summer tour. Attendees are treated to exclusive tours of theatres and unprecedented behind-the-scenes access.

This summer, we’ll explore the Greater New York Capital Region and Berkshires — both exciting and under-explored areas, rich in theater history and a perfect summer destination.

We’ll visit:
NEW YORK
• Schenectady • Albany • Troy • Cohoes • Rome
• Utica • Gloversville • Chatham • Poughkeepsie

MASSACHUSETTS
• North Adams • Pittsfield • Great Barrington

CONNECTICUT
• Waterbury • Thomaston • Torrington

Theatre stops include emerging projects in their first flush of rebirth, to a fully restored Art Deco movie palace and more.

Click the following links for: full schedule, hotel booking information or to register online.

Start: June 19, 2013 8:00 am
End: June 23, 2013 5:00 pm

June 18, 2013

Summer Board Meeting

Start: June 18, 2013 9:00 am
End: June 18, 2013 4:00 pm
Venue: Bow Tie Cinemas Movieland 6
Address:
400 State Street, at Broadway, Schenectady, NY, United States

June 6, 2013

Chicago Architecture Foundation’s Razzle Dazzle Tour: Chicago’s Theater District

razzle 24 editChicago Architecture Foundation’s Razzle Dazzle Tour: Chicago’s Theater District

See how Chicago’s historic buildings have been restored and integrated within its revitalized theater district. Learn about some of Chicago’s “firsts” in public entertainment; celebrate the legacy of Balaban & Katz, the “kings of the movie palaces”; and hear how a Chicago theater disaster brought about international change. For more information click here.

PRICE: Adults $15 (Purchase tickets online here.)
DURATION: 1.5 hours
MEET: CAF Shop and Tour Center, 224 S. Michigan Avenue

NOTE: This tour concludes at The Chicago Theater on State Street, between Randolph and Lake Streets. Your Chicago Architecture Foundation tour badge allows you a discount for the Marquee Tour at The Chicago Theater on the same day or another date their Marquee tour is offered. This tour does not include interiors.

For booking and tour questions visit Chicago Architecture Foundation’s ticketing FAQ, e-mail tickets@architecture.org or call 312-922-8687.

Start: June 6, 2013 10:15 am
End: June 6, 2013 11:45 am
Venue: CAF Shop and Tour Center
Address:
224 S. Michigan Avenue , Chicago, IL, United States
Cost: $15

May 19, 2013

Elmhurst Annual Museum Day

Annual Museum Day – May 19, 2013 1:00pm to 5:00pm
All four Elmhurst museums will take part in International Museum Day. Visitors can enjoy a free trolley ride between each of Elmhurst’s four museums from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, May 19 as part of the city’s annual Museum Day.

Locations:

Theatre Historical Society of America, 152 N. York St, Elmhurst, IL

Lizzadro Museum of Lapidary Art, 220 Cottage Hill Ave, Elmhurst, IL

Elmhurst Art Museum, 150 Cottage Hill Ave, Elmhurst,IL

Elmhurst Historical Museum, 120 E. Park Ave, Elmhurst, IL

Start: May 19, 2013 1:00 pm
End: May 19, 2013 5:00 pm
Venue: THS Headquarters
Address:
152 N York Street, 2nd Floor, Elmhurst, 60126
Cost: Free
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