Concerts featuring Russian composers are being performed by the Orion Ensemble and the Skokie Valley Symphony Sunday. A chamber opera by Benjamin Britten based on the Henry James novel “The Turn of the Screw” is offered at NU. You’ll also find jazz, country and folk rock around Evanston as well this weekend.
Modern dance and tango are featured in two dance performances this weekend. “Santuario/Sanctuary” opens as the third in Piven Theatre’s Identity series. It’s the final weekend for Second Act Players and “The ARC Trials” at Mudlark. And of course there's lots more on stage in an around Evanston.
Find out how jazz sounds when played on the mandolin by Don Stiernberg at Studio5 Friday night. On Sunday stop by Evanston Rocks for big band music with free admission for veterans. Or check out one of the two Hammond B3 players performing this week at SPACE. These are among the musical offerings this week in and around Evanston.
You’ll find original plays from Second Act Players and Mudlark Theater as well as classics like “Twelfth Night” at Writers Theater, “Jane Eyre” and “A Chorus Line” at NU, and “Mansfield Park” at Northlight Theatre among this week’s theater options in an around Evanston.
Jazz offerings this week include Mad Skillet at SPACE, Boz Scaggs at North Shore, and a jazzy rendering of the songs from Mr. Rogers' Neighborhood at Studio5. These are among the musical offerings this week in and around Evanston.