• Viewing our garden concert videos 2021

    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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  • Our Sponsors

    Thanks, supporters!

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  • SongShop Garden Concert is alive!

    The SongShop Live Garden Concerts — our last concert in the series is rescheduled, and comprises two acts on Saturday, July 17, come rain or come shine! Saturday, July 17 from 6 PM to 8 PM. Gates open at 5:30. Light refreshments will be served. Pianists: Elizabeth Doyle, Bobby Schiff, Dan Stetzel.Singers: Adrienne Minnes, Carrie Hedges, […]

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  • Western Michigan University opera department

    proudly presents the collegiate premiere of “On Call: COVID-19” “Extraordinary! Compelling! Powerful and preeminently useful, in 59 minutes, this opera has endless possibilities and it will retain them even as COVID passes on.”– Karen K., North Carolina Click below to view the half-hour Aria Showcase and the one hour Opera: Today’s playbill is HERE The […]

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  • Celebrating Highlights of the Connexion 2017

  • Join Meet and Greet

    Join us on Zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83325647021 The meet and greet will begin immediately following the opera.

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  • Celebrating Highlights of the Connexion 2018

  • Meet and Greet

    We invite you to the On Call: COVID-19 Opera post-show meet and greet when you make a donation using the form below. 20% of the donations will be given to the Greater Chicago Food Depository. Use the drop down arrow under Date to choose Saturday or Sunday. The meet and greet will begin immediately following […]

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  • News from Black Voices artists!

    If you’ve enjoyed the recent Healing Through Song concert series and the Black Voices in History panel that preceded it, then you won’t want to miss this opportunity to support some of the artists who contributed to these wonderful events. Here are a few ways that you can support some new endeavors that our artists […]

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  • Launching day for our opera premiere: “On Call: COVID-19”

    It’s Launch Day! Tickets for On Call: Covid-19 Opera just dropped. The first of our Tales of Transcendence series, On Call: COVID-19 takes us to the online gathering of six medics from around the world who help each other confront the pandemic crisis with compassion and kindness. On sale at https://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/5092525 Join the private artists Meet […]

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  • Sunday: Healing Through Song – I Know Where I Am

    Healing through Song Part 1 – I Know Where I’ve Been (Sunday, March 14th) Join us on Sunday: rooms open at 2:30 to meet and greet the artists and each other. REMINDER: DAYLIGHT SAVINGS – advance your clocks one hour. Livechat with emcees David Stephens and Arlene Armstrong and today’s cast from Chicago and beyond: […]

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