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Paramount Theatre

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Address: 23 East Galena Blvd, Aurora, IL 60506
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On par with Broadway!

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... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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Arlington Heights, Illinois
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Arlington Heights, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

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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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

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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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

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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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

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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Crystal Lake, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This gorgeous ornate theater has friendly valet parking (1 hour and 15 minutes before curtain) public parking down the block, and exquisite shows. The staff and ushers are helpful, professional, and friendly. The shows we've attended to date have had LIVE orchestras, Fantastic sets, and phenomenal acoustics. We've found there's not a bad seat to be found. Moreover, the shows... More 

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Elmwood Park, Illinois, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband surprised me with tickets to see The Little Mermaid on NYE. We had to drive about 45 minutes to get to Aurora, but it was worth it because the tickets were much less expensive compared with what we would pay to see a Broadway show in downtown Chicago. The theatre has a very nice lobby with a bar... More 

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St Charles
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I recently went to the Paramount to see "The Little Mermaid". The quality of shows performed there are generally outstanding and this one was no different. The architecture is beautiful and the decor reminds me of the olden days of theater. While there doesn't seem to be a terrible seat in the house, the seating itself leaves a lot to... More 

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Aurora
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

I started the Broadway Series the first year it was offered and have been a subscribing member since. You can't beat the location, the prices, the talent and the beauty of this fabulous theater. There is no "bad" seat in the house, no matter where you are seated. I have been attending this theater for over 50 years and it... More 

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Aurora, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

We have been to New York City several times and see three plays on Broadway each time we go. The shows we see at the Paramount are every bit as good as what we see in New York. We are so lucky to have the Paramount in our back yard. We've been subscribers to the Broadway Series at the Paramount... More 

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Geneva, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

I love the Paramount Theater. I recently saw the Little Mermaid and it was first class entertainment. The building is absolutely beautiful. It takes you back to a different era. Seating is generous which is very nice. Parking is very easy and you can park close to the theater. Definitely visit this venue.

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