Portage Theater
4050 N Milwaukee Ave.
Chicago, Illinois 60641

The Portage Theater is a historic theater that was built in 1920 strictly for film.  Since then it has become a venue for all types of world class entertainment.

Rent the beautiful Portage Theater for your next event!  We host concerts, live events, film screenings/premiers, private parties, and corporate events.

Rent the Portage Theater:
For rates and date availability please visit our official venue rental page at PortageTheaterGroup.com.

In-House Sound Specs

The Portage Theater has full in-house production with state of the art lighting and sound.  Our experienced sound and lighting engineers can cater to the needs of any event.
PA System: Nexo GeoT Line Array
(20) 4805 Main Array Cabinets
(4) 2815 Downfill Cabinets (no front fill needed)
(12) CD18 Cardiod Sub Bass Cabinets
NX242 Processing Camco and Lab Gruppen Amplification
Monitor System: PS15 Wedges Nexo Alpha Side Fills EV MTL2 Drum Sub
Lab Gruppen Amplification NX242 Processing
Sound Console: FOH – N/A – MON – Yamaha M7CL-48
MON is Stage Right and FOH is 120 Feet Center from stage
Upstage 18 Elation EParQW LED / Downstage 25 Elation EParQW LED