Theater

Free Do-It-Yourself Messiah Tickets – Dec 21-22

Come out and sing! The Harris Theater for Music and Dance will host the 2009 Bank of America free Do-It-Yourself Messiah, the 34th annual holiday event where the audience serves as the chorus in George Frederic Handel’s masterpieceon December 21 and 22 at 7:00 pm . Bank of America will offer 1,500 free tickets for each performance at no charge on a first come, first served basis. The music of Handel comes to life in Chicago every Christmas with his magnificent Messiah performed by an audience of thousands, featuring world-class soloists and a full orchestra of local amateur musicians.

Free Opera in Chicago – Nov 20

FREE OPERA! National Opera Week takes place November 13-22, 2009 and Chicago Opera Theater is proud to participate in this exciting week-long celebration of free opera with Opera “Flash” Performances around Chicago and free Double Bill of TWO one-act operas at Preston Bradley Hall in the Chicago Cultural Center on November 20!

Free Screening in Chicago of “Amelia” – Oct 21

FREE MOVIE: Are you looking to see the new Amelia Earhart movie when is comes out in release shortly? Well you can attend a special free movie screening of the new Fox Searchlight Film Amelia (IMDb) on 10/21 in Chicago before its release to all major theaters! amelia-movieAmelia stars Hilary Swank and Richard Gere, and chronicles the adventures of the world-famous flying ace, Amelia Earhart. Click here for Fox’s list of free screening locations to RSVP to grab your free movie ticket