Upcoming Special Events

2014 Annual Music Box Christmas Show
Fri 12  – Thu 25 Dec

2014 Annual Music Box Christmas Show

One of the most popular and beloved Christmas traditions in Chicago is celebrating its 31st anniversary this year. Come celebrate the holidays with the Music Box!

Music Box’s Alternative Christmas Double Feature 2014

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Mon 22 Dec

Music Box’s Alternative Christmas Double Feature 2014

For 31 years the Music Box Theatre has been the Chicago home for White Christmas and It’s a Wonderful Life, but once again, we present an amazing Alternative Christmas Double Feature.

A Very Kubrick Christmas
Thu 25 Dec – Thu 1 Jan

A Very Kubrick Christmas

This holiday season, don’t let yourself get cabin fever – come celebrate with a legend of cinema, Mr. Stanley Kubrick! We’re screening nearly every film this former photographer made – all from 35mm prints! It’s our gift to you, dear cinephile. Films include A CLOCKWORK ORANGE, LOLITA, DR. STRANGELOVE, KILLER’S KISS, and many more. And yes, we will be screening EYES WIDE SHUT on Christmas Day!

New Year’s Eve with <cite>Moulin Rouge</cite>

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Wed 31 Dec, 9:00pm

New Year’s Eve with Moulin Rouge

directed by Baz Luhrmann in English starring Nicole Kidman, Ewan McGregor, John Leguizamo (2001)

Ring in the New Year with the Music Box Theatre! Dress to the nines and enjoy the last few hours of 2014 with Moulin Rouge, passed appetizers, live entertainment, audience interaction, party favors, cash bar, and then ring in 2015 in style with a champagne toast, dessert, and more entertainment!

Second Saturday Silent Cinema
Sat 10  – Sun 11 Jan

Second Saturday Silent Cinema

A tribute to silent film that only the Music Box can offer! Named by Chicago Magazine as the Best New Film Series of 2011. Now presented on the second Saturday of every month at noon!

Field Trips: Cinema Science with the Field Museum!
Sun 11 Jan

Field Trips: Cinema Science with the Field Museum!

The Field Museum heads to the Music Box Theatre on a few field trips! These educational and entertaining events combine film and cinema and go behind Hollywood. Join us to delve into the reality and science behind the silver screen!

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