Irving Theater

1310 S. Halsted Street,
Chicago, IL 60661

Unfavorite No one has favorited this theater yet

| Street View

The Irving Theater was built in 1912, in an existing early-1880’s commercial structure on S. Halsted Street in the historic Maxwell Street area. It was designed by architect Alexander Levy and seated just under 300. The Irving Theater was in operation at least through the 1950’s, and was later converted back to retail use, though in later years was vacant. The former theatre was demolished by 2007.

It is not to be confused with the much larger Irving Theater (originally the Irving Park Theater) in the Irving Park neighborhood.

Contributed by Bryan

Recent comments (view all 2 comments)

Broan
Broan on October 14, 2007 at 7:28 pm

The Irving is now demolished, a casualty of University Village.

Broan
Broan on February 5, 2013 at 2:07 pm

http://calumet412.com/post/42358089763/south-halsted-st-1956-chicago

You must login before making a comment.

New Comment

Subscribe Want to be emailed when a new comment is posted about this theater?
Just login to your account and subscribe to this theater