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Things To Do This Weekend
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
When: March 22-26
Where: Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University
For 47 years, Alvin Alley American Dance Theater has been performing at the Auditorium Theatre and this weekend, you can immerse yourself in this Chicago tradition. With a stunning mix of ballet, modern dance, jazz, and African dance technique, you're sure to be wowed by this diverse and innovative show.
Chicago Flower & Garden Show
When: March 18-26
Where: Navy Pier
If you want to feel like it's actually springtime, the Chicago Flower & Garden Show is perfect! Come spend a time surrounded by blooming flowers and unique plants. Sunday is the last day to sniff roses at this classic Chicago event!
Annelies: An Oratorio Based On The Diaries of Anne Frank
When: March 26
Where: Mundelein Auditorium
Spend your Sunday learning and being entertained with the choirs of Loyola University and James Whitbourn's Annelies, performing a choral version of The Diaries of Anne Frank. The event will be preceded by a meaningful talk by Holocaust survivor Aaron Elster.
Charlie Parker's Yardbird
When: March 24-26
Where: The Harris Theater for Music and Dance
Come listen to an opera version of Charlie Parker's final masterpiece this weekend. The jazz master's final work will leave your breathless. Even 60 plus years after his death, his haunting and beautiful sound will resonate with you.