Special Events

Overachievers: Musicians in Film - A Midnight Series

Programmed by Assistant Technical Director Rebecca LyonA series which celebrates the small but mighty movie roles from musicians of all stripes. Whether they have a scene-stealing supporting role, a f... READ MORE

Jan 3rd to Feb 8th

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Studio Ghibli Matinees

The magic of Studio Ghibli returns to the big screen at Music Box, in our first weekend matinee series of 2020! Beloved by kids and adults alike, films from the groudbreaking Japanese animation house... READ MORE

Jan 11th to Feb 9th

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Time, Space, and Memory on the Road

Co-Presented by DePaul University's School of Cinematic ArtsTime, Space, and Memory On the Road, a cinematic exploration across a series of films, characters, and ideas that showcase “The Road” as a p... READ MORE

Jan 14th to Feb 4th

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Music Box Drink-a-Long

Do you like movies? Do you like drinking? Do you like rules? Then come to the Monthly Music Box Drink-A-Long!Once a month, hosts Brooke and Cody create a list of drinking rules to accompany a screenin... READ MORE

Feb 5th

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The Chicago Film Society Presents

The Chicago Film Society comes to the Music Box for special presentations, all on glorious celluloid. The programs classic features, underseen rarities, cult films, short subjects, trailer reels and m... READ MORE

Feb 10th

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Music Box Bingo

2020 MUSIC BOX BINGO EVENTSTuesday, February 11th - Galantine’s Day Bingo!Tuesday, March 10th - 70mm Bingo!Tuesday, April 14th - John Waters Bingo!Tuesday, May 12th -... READ MORE

Feb 11th

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The Princess Bride Valentine's Show

Bring your Valentine to the Music Box for THE PRINCESS BRIDE, the fairy tale that puts the “comedy” in “romantic comedy.” Fun for all ages, this interactive presentation let's you play along with this... READ MORE

Feb 13th

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Silent Cinema at the Music Box

Rare and classic silent films, the way they were meant to be seen! Featuring live musical accompaniment on the famous Music Box organ by Dennis Scott, Music Box House Organist. Programmed and co-prese... READ MORE

Feb 15th

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Casablanca & Sweetheart Sing-A-Long

Enjoy a charming, vintage-style Valentine's with your sweetheart at the Music Box! This "Sweetheart Sing-Along" begins with a selection of enduring and adored love songs played by Dennis Scott on the... READ MORE

Feb 16th

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Manic Movie Mondays

Each month, Manic Movie Mondays provides a unique and immersive experience featuring your favorite cult classic films, curated photo moments, costumes, lewks, and pop-up performances from some of Chic... READ MORE

Feb 17th

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[REDACTED] in the Music Box Lounge

What is REDACTED? Why it's a staged reading of a movie that you love and we love but might have a few "problems." One of our writers will help guide you and the talented cast through a classic movie w... READ MORE

Feb 24th

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Manic Movie Mondays

Each month, Manic Movie Mondays provides a unique and immersive experience featuring your favorite cult classic films, curated photo moments, costumes, lewks, and pop-up performances from some of Chic... READ MORE

Mar 2nd

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The Music Box 70MM Film Festival 2020

The Music Box is very pleased to present the 6th iteration of our 70MM FILM FESTIVAL. After 7 years of 70mm festivals and a flurry of new 70mm releases including DUNKIRK, PHANTOM THREAD, and ROMA, we... READ MORE

Mar 5th to Mar 19th

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Music Box Bingo

2020 MUSIC BOX BINGO EVENTSTuesday, February 11th - Galantine’s Day Bingo!Tuesday, March 10th - 70mm Bingo!Tuesday, April 14th - John Waters Bingo!Tuesday, May 12th -... READ MORE

Mar 10th

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[REDACTED] in the Music Box Lounge

What is REDACTED? Why it's a staged reading of a movie that you love and we love but might have a few "problems." One of our writers will help guide you and the talented cast through a classic movie w... READ MORE

Mar 23rd

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The Chicago Film Society Presents

The Chicago Film Society comes to the Music Box for special presentations, all on glorious celluloid. The programs classic features, underseen rarities, cult films, short subjects, trailer reels and m... READ MORE

Mar 30th

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Music Box Bingo

2020 MUSIC BOX BINGO EVENTSTuesday, February 11th - Galantine’s Day Bingo!Tuesday, March 10th - 70mm Bingo!Tuesday, April 14th - John Waters Bingo!Tuesday, May 12th -... READ MORE

Apr 14th

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[REDACTED] in the Music Box Lounge

What is REDACTED? Why it's a staged reading of a movie that you love and we love but might have a few "problems." One of our writers will help guide you and the talented cast through a classic movie w... READ MORE

Apr 27th

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Music Box Bingo

2020 MUSIC BOX BINGO EVENTSTuesday, February 11th - Galantine’s Day Bingo!Tuesday, March 10th - 70mm Bingo!Tuesday, April 14th - John Waters Bingo!Tuesday, May 12th -... READ MORE

May 12th

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Cinepocalypse 2020

PRICING AND PASS INFORMATIONFull Festival All Access Pass$175 GA / $150 MBT MemberPrimary Access to all film screenings, events, and parties for Cinepocalypse 2020.CINEPOCALYPSE, Chicago’s premiere an... READ MORE

Jun 4th to Jun 7th

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Music Box Bingo

2020 MUSIC BOX BINGO EVENTSTuesday, February 11th - Galantine’s Day Bingo!Tuesday, March 10th - 70mm Bingo!Tuesday, April 14th - John Waters Bingo!Tuesday, May 12th -... READ MORE

Jun 9th

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Music Box Bingo

2020 MUSIC BOX BINGO EVENTSTuesday, February 11th - Galantine’s Day Bingo!Tuesday, March 10th - 70mm Bingo!Tuesday, April 14th - John Waters Bingo!Tuesday, May 12th -... READ MORE

Jul 14th

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Music Box Bingo

2020 MUSIC BOX BINGO EVENTSTuesday, February 11th - Galantine’s Day Bingo!Tuesday, March 10th - 70mm Bingo!Tuesday, April 14th - John Waters Bingo!Tuesday, May 12th -... READ MORE

Aug 11th

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Music Box Bingo

2020 MUSIC BOX BINGO EVENTSTuesday, February 11th - Galantine’s Day Bingo!Tuesday, March 10th - 70mm Bingo!Tuesday, April 14th - John Waters Bingo!Tuesday, May 12th -... READ MORE

Sep 8th

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Music Box Bingo

2020 MUSIC BOX BINGO EVENTSTuesday, February 11th - Galantine’s Day Bingo!Tuesday, March 10th - 70mm Bingo!Tuesday, April 14th - John Waters Bingo!Tuesday, May 12th -... READ MORE

Oct 13th

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Music Box Bingo

2020 MUSIC BOX BINGO EVENTSTuesday, February 11th - Galantine’s Day Bingo!Tuesday, March 10th - 70mm Bingo!Tuesday, April 14th - John Waters Bingo!Tuesday, May 12th -... READ MORE

Nov 10th

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