Theatre Rentals / Private Screenings

The Music Box is currently accepting Theatre 1 & 2 rental requests that take place after November 1st, 2021. 

All attendees of rentals must wear protective facemasks at all times, and may only be removed during the act of eating or drinking while seated in the auditorium.

Technical Capabilities


THEATRE 1

CAPACITY

  • 700 seats

FILM

  • 70 mm (magnetic/optical/DTS sound)
  • 35mm  (magnetic/optical/DTS sound, variable speed)
  • 16mm (optical sound, variable speed)

VIDEO

  • Blu-ray (Oppo BDP-83)
  • HDCAM (Dolby E and Lt/Rt sound)
  • Digibeta (NTSC only)
  • AJA Ki-Pro (Prores 422, 24-bit audio only)
  • 2K DCP
  • 4K DCP
  • (2) DVI projector inputs, 1 in booth, 1 on-stage
  • Video Projector: 2K NEC 2000C

THEATRE 2

CAPACITY

  • 70 seats

FILM

  • 35mm (optical sound) 

VIDEO

  • Blu-ray (Oppo BDP-83)
  • HDCAM (deck from Theatre 1)
  • AJA Ki-Pro (deck from Theatre 1)
  • 2K DCP
  • 4K DCP
  • Video projector: Barco DP2K-12C

 

About Concessions & Catering

The Music Box Theatre Concessions Stand and Lounge can provide basic movie theatre concessions on request, including popcorn and a variety of candy, and beverages including soda, water, beer, wine, and other alcohol. 

 

Interested in Theatre Rentals?

Please complete and submit the form below and a Music Box Theatre representative will contact you with more information.


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Our two indoor auditoriums are currently booked through the end of 2021. We are now accepting rental requests for January 2022 and beyond.

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Music Box Theatre

3733 N Southport Ave Chicago, IL 60613 773 871 6604