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Paramount Theatre

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Address: 23 E Galena Blvd, Aurora, IL 60506-4128
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Mon - Sat 10:00 - 18:00

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We went here for a surprise sisters weekend and what a surprise it was. The interior of the theater is beautiful. It appears to have been pain-stakingly refurbished. We were in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Waukesha, Wisconsin
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78 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here for a surprise sisters weekend and what a surprise it was. The interior of the theater is beautiful. It appears to have been pain-stakingly refurbished. We were in awe of its style and mentioned that it looked like our Pabst Theater in Milwaukee. If you get a chance to see a production here, go. Its worth it.

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Aurora, Illinois
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40 reviews
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a really nice theatre to see shows at- easy to get to and easy to park. We bought the Broadway subscription, which is buy 2 shows get 2 free!

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Yorkville, Illinois
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 16 March 2017

The theater is beautiful and full of history. The bartenders are nice and quick but the lines at times got a little long. The seats in the theater are tiny and there is no such thing as personal space. But to be in a piece of history watching a great play was worth it.

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Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

We took in an amazing production of Sweeney Todd. The theater provided a Chicago-level environment for suburb level prices. I would definitely recommend taking in a show here, great beer selection too.

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Reviewed 6 March 2017

This beautiful theater puts on a show like no other! The Broadway Series is on par with any production in New York or Chicago and less than half the price!

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Peru, Illinois
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Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Paramount Theater in Aurora is a wonderful venue to see a play. It's not far from Chicago, it's easy to get to, and there's nearby parking for only $3. There are also lots of restaurants in the area. The theater is historic, but remodeled and beautifully ornate. The plays are of high quality and the sets are magnificent. The actors... More 

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Arlington Heights, Illinois
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Reviewed 18 February 2017

I've seen several musical productions at the Paramount and would definitely rate the talent as being on par with what I've seen in New York on a Broadway stage. The theater is gorgeous as well as being a historical gem. The productions are bigger than most I've seen in Chicago and the talent is phenomenal. Plus the drinks are cheap... More 

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Sugar Grove, Il
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Reviewed 15 February 2017

I have been to several performances here.It is a beautiful theater. We are so lucky to have such a gem so close to us

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Aurora, Illinois
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

I've been to the Paramount several times, and never had a bad experience. They bring in great entertainment at an affordable price. I've seen many big name acts as well as gone to see classic movies on their movie nights. If you have the opportunity to go, do it.

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Reviewed 13 February 2017

The Paramount is a wonderful place to see a variety of entertainment at affordable prices. It's great place for date night, quality time with the family or girl's night out! If you haven't been to the Paramount, you should make plans to go soon!

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