An Off-The-Rack Success Story

“Chicago’s new theater for midsize music and dance companies easily could have been a wallflower of a building, drooping in the background alongside the grand metallic bouquet of Frank Gehry’s Millennium Park bandshell. But the theater turns out to be something else: a solid, sometimes soaring example of “stealth architecture,” a mostly underground building that packs far more aesthetic wallop than its modest, above ground profile lets on.”