HYDE PARK ART CENTER CONTINUES FREE ALL-AGES INTERACTIVE CENTER SUNDAYS PUBLIC PROGRAM WITH HOLIDAY ART SALE, PERFORMANCE, FILM SCREENING AND MORE | December 5, 2021, 1-5 P.M. | Latest installment in monthly series, now fully in-person, features open studios, family artmaking, holiday art sale, performance, and film screening in four hours
Holiday Programming at Symphony Center Begins Thanksgiving Weekend with Home Alone in Concert — November 26th-28th | Chicago Symphony Orchestra Concerts Feature World Premieres by Magnus Lindberg and Gabriela Lena Frank, Solo Appearances by Violinist Ray Chen and CSO Artist-in-Residence Hilary Hahn and the Return of the Chicago Symphony Chorus in Handel’s Messiah — December 2nd-19th | Annual Bach Marathon Returns with Civic Orchestra of Chicago Performing J.S. Bach’s Brandenburg Concertos in Free Event on December 6th | Special Concert Features Grammy Award-winning Vocal Group Chanticleer — December 7th-8th |
Annual Chicago Symphony Orchestra Brass Concert Returns on December 15th | Merry, Merry Chicago! Celebrates the Spirit of the Holidays in Program Featuring Broadway Star Jessica Vosk Singing Festive Songs of the Season — December 17th-23rd
THE JOFFREY BALLET CELEBRATES THE HOLIDAYS WITH RETURN OF CHRISTOPHER WHEELDON’S CHICAGO-SET
THE NUTCRACKER | The critically-acclaimed holiday classic highlighting Chicago’s famous World’s Fair of 1893 to be readapted for its debut at the Lyric Opera House in 26 performances, December 4th – 26th | Plus, animated scenes from Wheeldon’s The Nutcracker return to Art on theMART – the largest permanent digital art projection in the world, November 26th – December 30th
The leadership team at Lyric Opera of Chicago is pleased to announce that Paul Gunning will join the company as its new vice president and chief marketing officer. Gunning comes to Lyric after retiring from a successful career at DDB Worldwide, one of the world’s largest marketing communications networks.