Bishop Theatre

1814 W. Ogden Avenue,
Chicago, IL 60612

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This nearly-300 seat movie opened in 1914 in the Near West Side neighborhood on W. Ogden Avenue near Van Buren Street. It was located across from the present-day location of Malcom X College. The Bishop Theatre only survived the sound era of movies by a few years, closing by the mid-1930’s. It was torn down long ago and a parking lot is located at the site.

Contributed by Bryan Krefft

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LouRugani
LouRugani on November 2, 2016 at 6:39 pm

Built in 1914 for owner Chauncey Bishop and designed by Perry and Thomas, architects.

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