Special Events

Is It Still Funny?

Hosted by Mark CaroThey say tragedy plus time equals comedy, but what does comedy plus time equal? Chicago film/entertainment writer Mark Caro will put supposedly timeless comedy to the test each week... READ MORE

Nov 22nd

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The Sound of Music Sing-a-Long

***TICKETS NOW ON SALE***A Music Box Theatre Thanksgiving Tradition! The classic film with on-screen lyrics so everyone can sing along | Includes pre-show costume contest & interactive f... READ MORE

Nov 24th to Dec 3rd

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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

Nov 27th

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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 s... READ MORE

Nov 28th

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Best in Show with Bentley's Pet Stuff

Presented in Partnership with Bentley's Pet Stuff | $1 from each ticket sale goes to benefit pet adoptionFrom Christopher Guest (THIS IS SPINAL TAP, WAITING FOR GUFFMAN) comes the funniest film about... READ MORE

Nov 29th

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The 34th Annual Music Box Christmas Double Feature & Sing-A-Long

DECEMBER 9th-24thCome celebrate the holidays with the Music Box! One of the most popular and beloved Christmas traditions in Chicago is celebrating its 34th anniversary this year. Tickets no... READ MORE

Dec 9th to Dec 24th

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Alternative Christmas Double Feature: Jolly Holidays

LOVE ACTUALLY & CHRISTMAS VACATIONFor over three decades, the Music Box has celebrated the holidays with Jimmy Stewart and Bing Crosby. However, if those guys aren’t your cup of eggnog, the Music... READ MORE

Dec 13th

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Alternative Christmas Double Feature: Dark Knight Before Christmas

BATMAN RETURNS & THE NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMASFor over three decades, the Music Box has celebrated the holidays with Jimmy Stewart and Bing Crosby. However, if those guys aren’t your cup of eggno... READ MORE

Dec 18th to Dec 19th

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