Hairspray The Broadway Musical January 20 - February 21

"So much fun... pure energy... must-see... Dean's List 'A'" Dean Richards, WGN-TV & Radio "Infectious beat... Broadway-size spectacle... worth the trip? Absolutely" Chris Jones, Chicago Tribune "Larger-than-life... an engine of motion... highly recommended" Hedy Weiss, Chicago Sun-Times Learn More

STOMP February 26 - 27

There's a reason these guys sold out every single show they played at the Paramount last time they were in town... don't miss the most successful off-Broadway show of all time. Get ready to get STOMP'd! Learn More

I Gotta Right to Sing the Blues A Salute to Ella, Judy & Patsy February 28

A trio of stellar songstresses unite in a torchy tribute to their idols. Salute the indomitable spirits of Ella, Judy, and Patsy. Learn More

Poi Dog Pondering March 4

One of the coolest bands to glide over the Paramount stage is returning, and it’s going to be an outright party. Learn More

Classic Movie Mondays

Enjoy the classics of modern cinema on the magnificent silver screen of the Paramount Theatre...for the incredibly low price of just $1 per ticket! Learn More


Impress your guests with the newly-remodeled, stunningly-beautiful Meyer Ballroom overlooking the Fox River and historic Paramount Theatre. LEARN MORE

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    Tuesdays with Corti: Working Harder, Together

    Paramount’s Hairspray is rockin’ the house across the street (it closes a week from this Sunday, Feb. 21st, so if you haven’t yet, go get your tickets!), while here at the office we are gearing up ... LEARN MORE

    Tuesdays with Corti: West Side Story Cast

    Good February, dear reader! Brace yourselves! Here’s the scoop on Paramount’s West Side Story casting… Seen in this season’s opener Oklahoma!, lovable Larry Baldacci returns in the role of befuddled social ... LEARN MORE

    Hairspray Reviews

    The critics are raving about this plus-size hit! “so much fun…pure energy…must-see…Dean’s List ‘A'”
    Highly Recommended
    Dean Richards, WGN-TV & Radio “infectious beat…Broadway-size spectacle…worth the trip? Absolutely”
    Chris Jones, Chicago Tribune “larger-than-life…an engine ... LEARN MORE

    Tuesdays with Corti: Packed House

    In the glow of the computer screen, sitting in the pre-dawn dark, sipping coffee gathering thoughts on the last few days…Paramount’s Hairspray opened Saturday night! Though paused for a glitch, the enormity of ... LEARN MORE

    Tuesdays with Corti: Out of this World

    Dear reader, I’m sitting in the theater, and wandelprobe has just begun. Wandelprobe rehearsal takes place just before the first public performance (tomorrow’s matinee!). Whereas a “sitzprobe” is a rehearsal where ... LEARN MORE

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    NEW: Upgrade your night out and enjoy open bar, hors d’oeuvres and desserts before the show and during intermission in an exclusive private area. LEARN MORE