Located 30 miles south of the Chicago Loop, the Center for Performing Arts serves as the area’s premiere venue – voted the Southland’s “Best Live Entertainment Venue” for five years running. Our state-of-the-art, 1,171 seat venue is designed to accommodate large-scale productions such as full-scale theatrical plays, concerts, ballet, opera, lectures, graduations, recitals, dance competitions, and more.

The benefits of hosting your next event or seminar at the Center include:

  • Discounted rates for educational and non-profit organizations
  • Over 1,100 seats
  • Flexible on-stage meeting or banquet set-up for approximately 150
  • State-of-the-art technical equipment
  • ADA accessibility
  • Convenient dock for load in
  • Private dressing rooms
  • Elegant lobby for receptions and meetings
  • Free Parking
  • Auxiliary rooms
  • Professional staff of technicians, front-of-house and box office managers

Whether you are planning a multi-day seminar or hosting a one-day event, we look forward to discussing and supporting your needs. For more information about renting, please email theater manager Jon Cobb or call 708.235.2237