Curtain to rise on new Millennium Park screen

June 17, 2013 2:01:12 PM PDT
Chicago got its first look Monday of "The Screen" at Jay Pritzker Pavilion stage in Millennium Park.

It's one of the first and the only permanent large format outdoor entertainment screen systems of its kind in the world.

"The Screen" will connect the pavilion with free culture, sports and entertainment from around the world.

Tuesday night the curtain will officially rise on the screen with a free public showing of the movie musical "Chicago."

The evening will be dedicated to the late film critic Roger Ebert.