Posts tagged cabaret

Miller’s Silver Palm Burlesk Revue, 1117 W Wilson Ave, 1951, Chicago.

Miller’s Silver Palm Burlesk Revue, 1117 W Wilson Ave, 1951, Chicago.

A cluster of bars tucked away off Dearborn between Chestnut and Delaware on Tooker Alley (former home of the famous Dil Pickle Club), 1959, Chicago.

A cluster of bars tucked away off Dearborn between Chestnut and Delaware on Tooker Alley (former home of the famous Dil Pickle Club), 1959, Chicago.

Ice skating/dinner show at The Boulevard Room at the Conrad Hilton (now Hilton Towers), 1945, Chicago.

Ice skating/dinner show at The Boulevard Room at the Conrad Hilton (now Hilton Towers), 1945, Chicago.

The Celebrity Lounge (once the famous Cloister Inn), Rush and Delaware, 1955, Chicago

The Celebrity Lounge (once the famous Cloister Inn), Rush and Delaware, 1955, Chicago

Advertisement for the Marigold Garden, Lakeview, 1922, Chicago.
"At Broadway and Grace, it Sets the Pace!"

Advertisement for the Marigold Garden, Lakeview, 1922, Chicago.

"At Broadway and Grace, it Sets the Pace!"

The Hi-Hat Club, Rush Street, 1947, Chicago
Always 69 degrees….

The Hi-Hat Club, Rush Street, 1947, Chicago

Always 69 degrees….

Under the sign at the famous Tony’s Cellar, Rush and Delaware, 1962, Chicago

Under the sign at the famous Tony’s Cellar, Rush and Delaware, 1962, Chicago

A night out at the original Exit Lounge, 1653 N Wells, 1985, Chicago.

Open since 1981 and simply known as Exit, Chicago’s oldest punk club closed on Wells in 1992 and reopened at 1315 North Ave in 1995 where it remains open.

Chez Paree, 610 N Fairbanks, 1943, Chicago
Arguably the most popular nightclub of it’s time.
My father-in-law had his high school prom there.

Chez Paree, 610 N Fairbanks, 1943, Chicago

Arguably the most popular nightclub of it’s time.

My father-in-law had his high school prom there.

Junior Wells Signifying Down at Theresa’s, 1982, Chicago. Marc PoKempner

Junior Wells Signifying Down at Theresa’s, 1982, Chicago. Marc PoKempner

Sonny Goldstone’s Yacht Club, 50 E Oak Street, 1943, Chicago

Sonny Goldstone’s Yacht Club, 50 E Oak Street, 1943, Chicago

Harry’s New York CaBARet, a Schlitz Restaurant, 400 N Wabash, 1947, Chicago

Harry’s New York CaBARet, a Schlitz Restaurant, 400 N Wabash, 1947, Chicago

Club Alabam, 747 N Rush, 1947, Chicago.
"Always 68 degrees and a 9 course deluxe dinner for $1.00."
The Palmolive Building and it’s Lindbergh beacon is in the background.

Club Alabam, 747 N Rush, 1947, Chicago.

"Always 68 degrees and a 9 course deluxe dinner for $1.00."

The Palmolive Building and it’s Lindbergh beacon is in the background.

The Open Door Cocktail Lounge, 100 E Superior at Rush, 1947, Chicago

The Open Door Cocktail Lounge, 100 E Superior at Rush, 1947, Chicago

Backstage at the cabaret, 1946, Chicago. Wayne Miller

Backstage at the cabaret, 1946, Chicago. Wayne Miller