Tag: congress theater

Underreported 2023: Will the Congress Theater rise again?

2023 in review: the venerable Congress Theater may finally reopen after city approves an $88 million rehab plan for the nearly century old live music venue.

Congress Theater Will Reopen, But EDM is Still Banned

Big news today that may bring the long, tortured saga of Chicago's crumbling landmark Congress Theater in Logan Square to a close. Darryl Holliday of...

City of Chicago Plays Music Critic, Bans EDM at Congress Theater

It should make your skin crawl to see a genre banned from a venue - even with the owner's somewhat desperate consent. But that's...