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STUDEBAKER THEATER

Project Size:

20,000 SF

Location:

Chicago, Illinois

Type:

Performing Arts Theatre

Status:

Under Construction, 2015-

The Studebaker Theatre and adjacent Playhouse space are located in the historic Fine Arts Building on Chicago's Michigan Avenue. Despite its past lives as a Vaudeville theatre and a movie theatre, the client aims to bring new life into this turn-of-the-century space and make it suitable for musical performances. Currently, the project renovation will include fully updating the climate control systems and dressing rooms, creating a new stage, new curtains and lighting rigs, new orchestra pit, and stage access for the actors from the back of house. Construction is currently underway.

The Studebaker Theatre and adjacent Playhouse space are located in the historic Fine Arts Building on Chicago's Michigan Avenue. Despite its past lives as a Vaudeville theatre and a movie theatre, the client aims to bring new life into this turn-of-the-century space and make it suitable for musical performances. 

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