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Fun Places to Gay
Jackalope Theatre Co. at the Storefront TheaterJackalope Theatre Co. at the Storefront Theater

Replay Beer & BourbonReplay Beer & Bourbon

Sound BarSound Bar

Profiles Theatre - The Main StageProfiles Theatre - The Main Stage

Lookingglass Theatre CompanyLookingglass Theatre Company

Akvavit Theatre at the Storefront TheaterAkvavit Theatre at the Storefront Theater

Second Story BarSecond Story Bar

Davenport's Piano Bar CabaretDavenport's Piano Bar Cabaret

Athenaeum TheatreAthenaeum Theatre

Writers Theatre at Books On VernonWriters Theatre at Books On Vernon

MCA Stage at the Edlis Neeson TheatreMCA Stage at the Edlis Neeson Theatre

Big ChicksBig Chicks

Rivendell Theatre EnsembleRivendell Theatre Ensemble

Dance Chicago at the Athenaeum TheatreDance Chicago at the Athenaeum Theatre

Charlie'sCharlie's

The House Theatre of Chicago at The Palmer HouseThe House Theatre of Chicago at The Palmer House

CellblockCellblock

Roscoe'sRoscoe's

Pie Hole Pizza JointPie Hole Pizza Joint

Shattered Globe Theatre at Stage 773Shattered Globe Theatre at Stage 773



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Smokey's Den was an Illinois institution for over four decades. A rich part of Springfield history, same sex couples could dance there when they couldn't at bars in Chicago, because legislators would bring their girlfriends here - it was a safe place for them to go because nobody ratted on them.


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