1328-30 W. Morse Avenue

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1328-30 W. Morse Avenue is the Mayne Stage theater.

The Mayne Stage was a featured location during Open House Chicago 2011.


RPWRHS photo R044-0109 shows the exterior of the Congregation Beth Israel synagogue circa 1960. The building located at 1328-30 W. Morse Avenue was erected in 1912, opened as the Morse Theater in 1913 and then as the Co-Ed Theater on March 19, 1938. It housed Congregation Beth Israel from the early 1950s to 1977. A shoe store followed. Later on it became the Morse Theater (once again), and is now the Mayne Stage Theater. Photo taken September 1992.