There is a lot going on this month! Some great music festivals and exciting season openers. September is a great month for arts in Chicago because the summer weather is still lingering and outdoor festival wrap up while indoor seasons get started.
‘Sept. 8 – Stars of Lyric Opera at Millennium Park
Sept. 8 – 24 – Chicago World Music Festival
Sept. 9 – Oct. 15 – A View from the Bridge – Goodman Theatre
Sept. 14 – Gustavo Dudamel and the National Youth Orchestra of Venezuela – Ravinia
Sept. 16 & 18 – Trademark – Chicago Sinfonietta with Cerqua Rivera Dance Theatre
Sept. 19 – Nov. 12 – Fun Home – Victory Gardens Theater
Sept. 21 – 23 – Chicago Human Rhythm Project – Dance Center Columbia College
Sept. 22-30 – Blackbird’s Ventriloquy – Molly Shanahan/Mad Shak – Links Hall
Sept. 23 – 24 – Hyde Park Jazz Festival
How is it already August?! Get out and see these performances before the summer is over.
July 21-Aug. 20 – La Havana Madrid – Goodman Theatre
June 17 – July 23 – Ah! Wilderness – Goodman Theatre
July 16 – 17 – New Dances – Thodos Dance Chicago – Athenaeum Theatre
After closing the company in March, it will be exciting to see nine world premieres
May 10 – 14 – danc(e)volve New Works Festival, Hubbard Street Dance – MCA
It’s already August! 😱 Summer is going by quickly.
I always feel like July doesn’t exist as a month. It disappears so fast every year. To me, it feels like it’s the Fourth of July, and then boom, it’s over.
And as Chicagoans know, the city is so alive in the summertime. Continue reading
It’s finally (basically) summer! There’s so much to do in Chicago this June. Festivals are starting up and performances are breaking outside.
I’m totally pumped for farmers’ markets to start again and to watch shows from a blanket on the grass, ahhhh! Check out some of my recommendations for this June. There’s plenty to keep you busy.
June 2-12- Pivot Arts Festival-Edgewater and Uptown Continue reading