Main Stage Shows

A&A Ballet  presents

The Art Deco Nutcracker

The Art Deco Nutcracker

Saturday, Dec. 4, 2021

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Lakeview Orchestra  presents

Harry Potter and the Big Gray Wolf

Music of films and fairy tales, magic and mayhem

Harry Potter and the Big Gray Wolf

Sunday, December 05, 2021

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Ballet Chicago  presents

Ballet Chicago’s Nutcracker

Ballet Chicago’s Nutcracker

Dec. 10 - 19, 2021

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Ballet Chicago  presents

Ballet Chicago’s Nutcracker STREAMED EVENT

Ballet Chicago’s Nutcracker STREAMED EVENT

December 12 - 19, 2021

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Lakeview Orchestra  presents

Serenade and The Sea

Revisiting Debussy’s La mer post-pandemic.

Serenade and The Sea

Sunday, February 13, 2022

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Live Nation  presents

The You and Me Tour

An Evening with Drew and Ellie Holcomb

The You and Me Tour

Saturday, Feb. 26, 2022

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Live Nation  presents

Small Town Murder

Small Town Murder

March 12, 2022

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Live Nation  presents

An Evening with The Hollies

An Evening with The Hollies

April 7, 2022

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Lakeview Orchestra  presents

Fate, Tragedy, and Triumph

Subscriber Appreciation Concert

Fate, Tragedy, and Triumph

Sunday, April 10, 2022

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Martin Media  presents

Captain Sandy: Lead-Her-Ship Tour

Captain Sandy: Lead-Her-Ship Tour

April 22, 2022

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WestBeth Entertainment   presents

Professor Brian Cox

Horizons

Professor Brian Cox

May 10 - 11, 2021

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Jam Productions  presents

Criminal

podcast

Criminal

Thursday, May 12 2022

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Live Nation  presents

Foy Vance

Signs of Life

Foy Vance

May 21, 2022

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Lakeview Orchestra  presents

Femmes Fantastiques

Music by and inspired by fantastic women.

Femmes Fantastiques

Sunday, June 12, 2022

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Jam Productions  presents

Welcome to Night Vale

The Haunting of Night Vale

Welcome to Night Vale

June 14, 2022

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A&A Ballet  presents

The Art Deco Nutcracker

The Art Deco Nutcracker

All ages. Performance lasts 1 hour 45 minutes plus a 20-minute intermission. Set in 1920s America, A&A BALLET’s The Art Deco Nutcracker, featuring Tchaikovsky’s beloved score, is a fresh, yet traditional take. . . Read More

Saturday, Dec. 4, 2021
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Lakeview Orchestra  presents

Harry Potter and the Big Gray Wolf

Music of films and fairy tales, magic and mayhem

Harry Potter and the Big Gray Wolf

Music of films and fairy tales, magic and mayhem ARTISTS:Gregory Hughes: ConductorAnn James: Narrator PROGRAM:HUMPERDINCK: Hansel and Gretel Overture PROKOFIEV: Peter and the Wolf DUKAS: The Sorcerer’s Apprentice WILLIAMS: Suite. . . Read More

Sunday, December 05, 2021
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Ballet Chicago  presents

Ballet Chicago’s Nutcracker

Ballet Chicago’s Nutcracker

The holiday tradition returns to the Athenaeum Theatre’s Main Stage! All ages. Performance lasts 90 minutes plus a 15-minute intermission. Through its inspiring story, beautiful music, and charming choreography, The Nutcracker is. . . Read More

Dec. 10 - 19, 2021
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Ballet Chicago  presents

Ballet Chicago’s Nutcracker STREAMED EVENT

Ballet Chicago’s Nutcracker STREAMED EVENT

All-ages. This is a virtual event available to stream only. Event lasts 90 minutes without intermission. Enjoy the timeless classic from the comfort of your own home! Through its inspiring. . . Read More

December 12 - 19, 2021
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Lakeview Orchestra  presents

Serenade and The Sea

Revisiting Debussy’s La mer post-pandemic.

Serenade and The Sea

Revisiting Debussy’s La mer post-pandemic ARTIST:Gregory Hughes Conductor Soloist TBD Winner of the Young Artist Competition PROGRAM:SMYTH: Serenade DEBUSSY: La mer

Sunday, February 13, 2022
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Live Nation  presents

The You and Me Tour

An Evening with Drew and Ellie Holcomb

The You and Me Tour

Tickets now on sale! All-Ages show. Doors open for seating 60 minutes before showtime. No refunds, exchanges, or name transfers allowed. VIP Package Includes: Early admission to see a 20-30 minute. . . Read More

Saturday, Feb. 26, 2022
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Live Nation  presents

Small Town Murder

Small Town Murder

POSTPONED TO MARCH 12, 2022 Comedians James Pietragallo and Jimmie Whisman are taking their hit podcast, Small Town Murder, on the road! Each week, they look at a small town,. . . Read More

March 12, 2022
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Live Nation  presents

An Evening with The Hollies

An Evening with The Hollies

VIP TICKETS ON SALE TODAY @ NOON! Tickets go on-sale to the general public this Friday, Nov. 19th @ 10am! The Hollies are one of Britain’s best-loved groups. Their soaring,. . . Read More

April 7, 2022
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Lakeview Orchestra  presents

Fate, Tragedy, and Triumph

Subscriber Appreciation Concert

Fate, Tragedy, and Triumph

SUBSCRIBER APPRECIATION CONCERT! ARTISTS:Gregory Hughes Conductor Janis Sakai Violin PROGRAM:COLERIDGE-TAYLOR: Violin Concerto TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No. 4

Sunday, April 10, 2022
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Martin Media  presents

Captain Sandy: Lead-Her-Ship Tour

Captain Sandy: Lead-Her-Ship Tour

Mature audiences recommended. Event lasts 1 hour 30 minutes without intermission. All aboard the Lead-Her-Ship cruise! Captain Sandy from Bravo’s hit series Below Deck Mediterranean is about to “set sail” to the Athenaeum. . . Read More

April 22, 2022
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WestBeth Entertainment   presents

Professor Brian Cox

Horizons

Professor Brian Cox

On December 7th, Prof. Brian Cox will be appearing on the Joe Rogan Experience podcast. Check out their 2019 JRE interview, and tune in with us! All ages. Event lasts 2 hours with. . . Read More

May 10 - 11, 2021
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Jam Productions  presents

Criminal

podcast

Criminal

NOW ON SALE! Criminal is an award-winning podcast about crime. Stories of people who’ve done wrong, been wronged, or gotten caught somewhere in the middle. Host Phoebe Judge presents brand. . . Read More

Thursday, May 12 2022
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Live Nation  presents

Foy Vance

Signs of Life

Foy Vance

TICKETS ON SALE TODAY @ 10am! Foy’s new album Signs of Light is here! Foy Vance, the singer and songwriter hailing from Bangor, Northern Ireland, is in the midst of releasing his. . . Read More

May 21, 2022
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Lakeview Orchestra  presents

Femmes Fantastiques

Music by and inspired by fantastic women.

Femmes Fantastiques

Music by and inspired by fantastic women. ARTISTS:Gregory Hughes Conductor Holly Mulcahy Violin PROGRAM:SMYTH: The Wreckers Overture CLINTON: The Rose of Sonora BERLIOZ: Symphonie Fantastique

Sunday, June 12, 2022
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Jam Productions  presents

Welcome to Night Vale

The Haunting of Night Vale

Welcome to Night Vale

The Haunting of Night Vale, starring Cecil Baldwin, Symphony Sanders, Meg Bashwiner and featuring original music by Disparition will return to stages across North America in ‘22. Cecil and Carlos. . . Read More

June 14, 2022
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Studio Shows

Still Inspired  presents

Still Inspired: Interwoven

Still Inspired: Interwoven

Jan. 21 - 22, 2022

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Still Inspired Dance  presents

Still Inspired: Future Artists

Still Inspired: Future Artists

January 23, 2022

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Still Inspired  presents

Still Inspired: Interwoven

Still Inspired: Interwoven

All ages. Performance lasts 60 minutes with no intermission. Proof of Vaccination or Negative COVID Test for all guests aged 12 & up. Masks required for all guests aged 2. . . Read More

Jan. 21 - 22, 2022
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Still Inspired Dance  presents

Still Inspired: Future Artists

Still Inspired: Future Artists

All ages. Performance lasts 60 minutes with no intermission. Proof of Vaccination or Negative COVID Test for all guests aged 12 & up. Masks required for all guests aged 2. . . Read More

January 23, 2022
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