Escape to...The Movies - Chicago Western Suburbs
Event Date: March 19, 2011
Posted: February 24, 2011
Location: Illinois, USA
Choir type: Community Choirs
In the wake of Oscar season, join Acappellago for an evening of movie music. The western suburbs' premier all-volunteer a cappella chorus invites you to "Escape to…the Movies." Our two-concert series features the work of such well-known movie composers as the Gershwins, Irving Berlin, Randy Newman, and Dmitri Shostakovich, along with familiar and less-familiar pieces from films as diverse as Henry V and Wayne's World.
Performances are Saturday, March 19, at 7:30 pm at Mayslake Peabody Estate, 1717 W. 31st Street, Oak Brook (limited seating), and Sunday, March 20, at 4:00 pm, Naperville Congregational Church, 1 Bunting Lane, Naperville, on the southwest corner of 75th and Washington Streets. Tickets are $15 for adults and $12 for students and seniors. For more information visit www.Acappellago.org. Order tickets online, by phone at (708) 484-3797 ext. 2, or by mail to P.O. Box 749, Westmont, IL 60559.
Acappellago is supported in part by grants from the Illinois Arts Council (a state agency), the DuPage Community Foundation, and the City of Naperville Special Events and Cultural Amenities Fund and our generous patrons.