The Opera and Beyond Fund ensures the continuation of classical vocal music, including the Opera Up Close series, as well as art songs, operetta and classical musical theatre. And of course, will ensure the continuation of operatic talent showcases from Chicagoland and beyond. Through March 1, every donation or pledge will be match dollar for dollar!

 

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Opera Cabaret

Opera Cabaret
  • Streaming through February 14. Selections include arias from beloved operas such as Turandot; songs from contemporary musicals such as Hamilton; rarely performed works by Black composers like Florence Price; and a showcase of Kurt Weill.

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Sweet Home Chicago Blues

Sweet Home Chicago Blues
  • Featuring renowned vocalist Shemekia Copeland, slide guitar master Lil’ Ed, beloved Chicago blues guitarist and songwriter Toronzo Cannon, and legendary harmonica player Billy Branch with his band, The Sons Of Blues.

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Anne Frank

Anne Frank
  • Witness the pain, loss, and hope of young people during the Holocaust. This performance encourages the audience to discover their personal awareness of stereotypes, prejudice, and discrimination. Streaming through January 31.

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Take Five Fest

Take Five Fest
  • TAKE FIVE is still “ON!” We’ve opened up our requirements and expanded submissions.

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