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Expanding Beyond 90 Years

Egyptian Theatre receives $75K grant

Pictured in photo are DeKalb County Community Foundation board and staff members and Egyptian Theatre board and staff members. The historic Egyptian Theatre in Downtown DeKalb is excited to announce the awarding of a grant from the DeKalb County Community Foundation ... READ MORE


Backstage at the Egyptian: Box Office Manager Nora Reeves

Interview conducted by Gabe Bueno Gabe: How long have you lived in the Dekalb county area?   Nora: I moved to DeKalb in 1983 for my job at NIU. I was Assistant Manager at the University Bookstore for 30 years.   G: Why did you ... READ MORE

90th Anniversary

We want your Egyptian Theatre stories!

Did you perform on our stage? Work as an usher or in the concessions stand? Have your first date here or even get engaged here?? We want to hear about it! The Egyptian Theatre first opened its doors on December 10, ... READ MORE