Theater Rental – Copernicus Center

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Copernicus TheaterThe Copernicus Center theater is the sole surviving atmospheric-style theater in the Chicagoland area, designed by architect Mason Rapp of the prestigious firm of Rapp & Rapp. Built in the 1930’s, it has a unique vintage ambiance, accented by classic red theater seats and a breathtaking blue ceiling which resembles a star-filled sky. Originally a cinema house, much has been achieved to both modernize, but preserve, this jewel on the Northwest side of Chicago.

The theater capacity is 1,889 seats – 1,415 on the floor and 474 in the balcony.

Concerts and performances will benefit from a large “thrust” stage and two dressing rooms on either side of the stage. In addition to great visibility from seats, large screens on both sides of the stage are a crowd pleaser. Amenities required by large shows are easily available. (see lighting, sound, & technicals below)  


~ 6 hour block
~ Each Additional hour:  $100
~ Balcony, if used, $500
  • Mon. thru Thurs.:  $1,700
  • Friday:  $2,000
  • Saturday:  $3,500
  • Sunday:  $2,000 
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THEATER PICTURES   ~~   LOBBY PICTURES   ~~   Theater History

Stage Floor Plan    Theater Seating Chart   Lobby Floor Plan  Technical Dimentions

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PLEASE NOTE:  No booking is guaranteed until a signed contract and deposit are received.

Copernicus Center Theater

Dressing Room Stage Right

Copernicus Center Theater


Copernicus Center theater

Dressing Room Stage Left


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