Athenauem Theatre is located 0.6 miles west of Wellington Brown Line stop.
Also, the #76 Diversey Street bus stops at Southport and Diversey, 0.2 miles south of the theatre.
For bus and train schedules, contact the CTA at (312) 836-7000, or click here to be directed to the RTA trip planner.
Getting to the theatre early is your best bet. There is plenty of free, unrestricted street parking in the area around the theatre west of Southport.
There is a parking lot behind the theatre, which we share 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. Note: The St. Alphonsus lots have a “Pay and Display” system in place. $2.00 an hour (increments of $2, only) $6.00 maxium until midnight. There is no overnight parking in these lots.