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Box Office
Bldg H, Room H143, ECC Campus
Tel: 847-622-0300
Hours: Mon- Thur: 12 - 7 p.m.; Sat: 12 - 5 p.m.; 90 minutes before every performance

**ShowHide Important Updates **

Summer hours: The ECC Arts Center Box Office will be closed on Fridays from May 22 though July 31 due to ECC's summer schedule. Regular Friday business hours will resume the week of August 2.

Road construction: Expect delays at the Rte. 20-McLean Boulevard intersection. Read more»

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1. I’m interested in buying tickets for a show. When is the box office open?

Answer: Box Office hours:

  • Monday through Thursday 12 to 7 p.m.; Friday and Saturday 12 to 5 p.m.
  • We're also open 90 minutes prior to each performance, and remain open through intermission. Ways to get tickets»

2. Are performances at the ECC Arts Center appropriate for children?

Answer: Children over the age of 5 are welcome to attend some performances. Please call the Arts Center box office at 847-622-0300 for specific event information.

3. What if I need special assistance?

Answer: The Arts Center is fully accessible which includes:

  • Handicapped parking
  • Seating and restrooms

If you'd like more information on these services. View disability services»

4. Where is the best place to park?

Answer: Plenty of free parking is available directly in front of the Visual & Performing Arts Center (VPA). 

5. Are cameras allowed during the show?

Answer: The use of cameras and recording devices is strictly prohibited during ECC Arts Center events.

6. Is food or drink allowed in the Arts Center?

Answer: Food and drink are not allowed within the theatres with the exception of bottled water.

7. When will I be seated?

Answer: Theatre doors open approximately 30 minutes prior to performances.

  • All patrons, regardless of age, must purchase a ticket to be admitted to the theatre

8. What if I arrive late to a performance?

Answer: Latecomers are seated at the discretion of management.

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