The closest CTA train stop is the Brown Line at Wellington Ave. The theatre is four blocks west on Southport.
From Lake Shore Drive
From The North or Northwest
- Exit Lake Shore Drive at Belmonet Ave.
- Travel 1 mile west to Southport
- Turn left (south) onto Southport and go 2 blocks to 2936 N. Southport
From The South
- Take Interstate 90/94 EAST to California Ave
- As you exit the expressway, you must turn RIGHT on California Ave.
- Travel 1/4 of a block on on California Ave. then turn left on Diversey Pkwy.
- Travel 14 blocks to Southport and turn left
From The West
- Take Interstate 90/94 WEST to Armitage Ave.
- Right on Armitage, go 1/4 of a block to Ashland Ave.
- Turn left on Ashland and travel 10 blocks north to Wellington Ave.
- Turn right on Wellington and travel 2 blocks east to Southport
- Turn right on Southport
- Take either Interstate 290 or Interstate 55 EAST to Lake Shore Drive or Interstate 90/94
- If you are taking Lake Shore Drive, see "Lake Shore Drive" instructions
- If you are taking Interstate 90/94, see "South" instructions
There is a small parking lot behind the Athenaeum Theatre, which is shared with St. Alphonsus Catholic Church. Enter this parking lot on Oakdale St.
There is a second parking lot on the corner of Southport Ave. and Oakdale St. Enter this parking lot on Southport Ave.