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Backstage at the Egyptian: Executive Director Alex Nerad on our first summer with air conditioning

Hot news for the Egyptian: you might want to bring a sweater or jacket with you when you visit us. In 2019, the Egyptian Theatre pursued a massive construction project to revitalize the Theatre, including building expansions and the exciting ... READ MORE


7-29-2021 COVID-19 Update

July 29, 2021 COVID-19 Restrictions Update Effective immediately, until further notice, masks are required for all patrons, staff, and volunteers (regardless of vaccination status) inside the Egyptian Theatre. This is a result of updated guidance from the DeKalb County Health Department, Illinois ... READ MORE

90th Anniversary

IL House Recognizes Egyptian Theatre

The Egyptian Theatre in Downtown DeKalb was recently recognized by the State of Illinois House of Representatives with a House Resolution honoring its 90-year history. This acknowledgement is even more meaningful because as a resolution, rather than a proclamation, it was ... READ MORE