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Jul
01

Egyptian to have booth at DeKalb Farmers’ Market

The Egyptian Theatre in Downtown DeKalb is excited to announce they will have a booth at the DeKalb Farmers’ Market this summer. The market, which takes place on Thursdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Van Buer Plaza, is …
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Egyptian Theatre featured in Facebook’s virtual groundbreaking

The historic Egyptian Theatre in Downtown DeKalb is excited to announce it has been featured in the virtual groundbreaking video for the new Facebook data center that is currently under construction on the south side of DeKalb. “We couldn’t be …
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Ride Like An Egyptian 2020 Canceled

The Egyptian Theatre in Downtown DeKalb is sad to announce that they are cancelling the August 15th Ride Like an Egyptian bike ride event due to COVID-19. The bike ride, which has been held by the Theatre for over ten …
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Jun
15

Backstage at the Egyptian: Elliot Lubicz of Irrational Masters

Interview with Elliot Lubicz, Assistant Director of Irrational Masters  Q: The Rocky Horror Picture Show has been a movie that has resonated with the LGBTQIA+ community since the 1970s. Why do you think this movie has continued to be relevant …
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Jun
04

Egyptian Theatre included in Landmarks Illinois emergency funding to 13 Illinois nonprofits through pandemic relief grant program

Landmarks Illinois has awarded $26,000 in grant funding to 13 nonprofits throughout the state that have been financially impacted by the COVID 19 pandemic. Through the Landmarks Illinois COVID-19 Organization Relief Grant Program, each nonprofit will receive a one-time $2,000 …
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