Songs of Americana takes you on a musical journey featuring songs by some of America’s most celebrated composers. The concert will feature cast members of Third Eye Theatre Ensemble’s newest productions, The Filthy Habit by Peter Hilliard with libretto by Chicago’s Matt Boresi and Dark Sisters, by composer Nico Muhly, as well as guest artists. The concert will feature art songs, show stoppers from musical theater and opera. A wine reception will follow the concert along with docents providing free tours of the Glessner House Museum.
Third Eye Theatre Ensemble, a Chicago performance company which seeks to engage audiences with inspiring performances relevant to today’s ever changing world was founded by Rena Ahmed and Christopher Skyles, both seasoned veterans of Chicago’s opera community. Third Eye Theatre Ensemble wishes to captivate audiences through intimate, black box interpretations from often neglected pieces that spur the imagination of the audience to create conversations that last long after the performance.
Tickets are $20
Free parking is available two blocks west of the Museum at 1863 S. Wabash Ave.