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The New Music Box Theatre Lobby Annex and Concession Stand

by Buck LePard Thursday, January 29th, 2015, 7:56pm

2014 Chicago International Children’s Film Festival

by Dave Jennings Thursday, August 28th, 2014, 1:57pm

For 10 days and two weekends, the 2014 Chicago International Children’s Film Festival will take you on an amazing journey with a wealth of character-driven stories, painterly and cutting-edge animation, and unforgettable award winning films. The first Oscar-qualifying film festival for children and families, the CICFF represents a rare opportunity for Chicagoans to see top award-winning films before anyone else.

Questions Answered: Special Advance Screening of The Grand Budapest Hotel

by Dave Jennings Tuesday, February 25th, 2014, 3:54pm

We got inundated with emails, phone calls, and RSVP’s in the first 20 minutes of the event being live. We are still digging out of it right now. We know this stressed a lot of people out and not everyone got tickets to the event that wanted in. RSVP’s went quick. Here are the questions we have gotten and answers for you:

Beer and Wine List 2-14-14

by Dave Jennings Friday, February 14th, 2014, 11:34am

The Music Box Theatre now serves beer and wine! Take a look at our current offerings which regularly rotate to feature pairings with our films.

30th Annual Music Box Christmas Show Tickets on Sale October 31st!

by Stephanie Cook Monday, October 28th, 2013, 1:40pm

Tickets through the Music Box Theatre website will go on sale starting on Thursday, October 31st at noon.

Tickets through the Music Box Theatre Box Office go on sale starting on Friday, November 1st at noon.

Chez Moi offers a special discount to the Chicago French Film Festival!

by Dave Jennings Friday, July 26th, 2013, 3:54pm

Keep your tickets handy! You are going to want to take advantage of this!

Summer on Southport is THIS WEEKEND TOO!

by Dave Jennings Friday, June 28th, 2013, 8:08pm

It’s a party on Southport! Take public transit and say hello to our awesome MBT volunteers at the gates! Remember, if you are coming to the MBT you can say that when you enter and you won’t have to pay any entrance fee to get into Summer on Southport!

Music Box renovates the “little” theatre

by Dave Jennings Friday, May 10th, 2013, 8:24am

For the “little” theatre, added in 1991, we’re repositioning the screen for better sightlines, nearly doubling its size, and improving sound, projection and more.

Opening day of the 70mm Film Festival

by Dave Jennings Friday, February 15th, 2013, 9:35am

On this opening day of our 70mm Film Festival I want to share with you a bunch of short videos you have to watch on your computer screen, perhaps just so you are more appreciative of film when you come to the Music Box this week.

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