• Midsummer’s Dream –songs in 2 acts

    Songs to celebrate summer, lazy afternoons and midnight walks, roses and gardens. Pianists: Elizabeth Doyle, Bobby Schiff, Dan Stetzel.Singers: Adrienne Minnes, Carrie Hedges, Carol Weston, Christian Halvorsen, Claudia Hommel, Evelyn Danner, Jonathan Lewis, Lydia Stux, Patrick Davis, Ruth Fuerst, Sharon Waltham TWO WAYS TO ATTEND: Virtually —Your Zoom viewing link will be sent via email […]

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  • Bastille Day 2021 – le 14 juillet

    Wednesday, July 14: Singer Claudia Hommel and accordionist Patricia Spaeth kick up their heels to bring you the magic of Paris for Bastille Day. You’ll be humming “Bonjour Paris” as we stroll down the “Champs Elysées” “Under the Paris Skies” all the way to “The River Seine” and “Beyond the Sea”. Also featuring special guesta […]

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  • Help Us Make the Connexion!

    Chicago cabaret artists are working in concert with Parisian cohorts to promote the art of intimate cabaret song in our sister cities and beyond. Grow the Cabaret Connexion

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  • Support the Connexion

    Help Us Make the Connexion! Chicago cabaret artists are working in concert with French and Parisian cohorts to promote the art of intimate cabaret song in our sister cities and beyond.  YOU can help us grow the Cabaret Connexion. Become a contributor at any levelEvery donation counts toward underwriting this project as we work toward […]

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  • Conference Overview (Chicago 2022)

    To further the essential conversation on the art of cabaret, we host international exchanges among performers, teachers and coaches, writers, historians, and fans. Join us LIVE IN CHICAGO, May 8-16, 2022 ! The conference of Chicago Paris Cabaret Connexion is a unique opportunity to advance the art of cabaret, to be inspired by fellow artists, […]

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  • “On Call: COVID-19” return engagement streaming JUNE 8-15, 2021

    Our world premiere “On Call: COVID-19” returns online for a limited engagement JUNE 8-15, 2021 Composed by David Shenton with librettist Christine Steyer, the opera spotlightsthe power of friendship for six frontline healthcare workers in unprecedented times. 60-minutes, in English with English subtitles. Appropriate for youths 8+. Featuring the Bellissima Opera Cast directed by Carl […]

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  • BVIC Promo Video

  • CPCX Highlights 2018

  • Chicago Conference Personnel 2018

    This conference brings together the contributions of performers, speakers, teachers and coaches, writers and historians and fans for an essential conversation on the art of cabaret. Come meet each other! Workshop and Master Class Leaders Additional performers and speakers Participating Singers Coordinators and volunteers The Chicago Paris Cabaret Connexion was founded in late 2016 by […]

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  • Thank you for joining us!

    View Midsummer’s Dream Act I, performed Saturday, July 17, 2021: View Midsummer’s Dream Act 2, performed Saturday, July 17, 2021: View Coming Up Roses from Saturday, June 5: *TIP: Bookmark this page for an easy return. [Ctrl D or Cmd D] Support provided in part by the Illinois Arts Council and the Chicago Department of […]

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  • Western Michigan U’s performance of our “On Call: COVID-19” opera

    We are very proud of the student cast performance of “On Call” and pleased to share it with our viewers through the weekend of May 15-16. Visit this link (workinginconcert.org/wmuartistzoom). Join us for the re-release of the professional Bellissima Opera Cast for the exclusive live-stream from June 8 to June 15. Tickets will be available […]

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