Music lovers arrive in droves, some solo, others in pairs, to enjoy classical, jazz, choral, chamber and opera music performed by a variety of guest artists, hailing from across the country and from Northwestern itself, via its School of Music. Pick-Staiger is also home to professional performance organizations such as Chicago Chamber Musicians, Symphony II, Symphony of the Shores, Chicago String Ensemble and Performing Arts Chicago.
This campus facility seats 1003 and ticket prices range from $2-$30, depending on the performance. Upcoming concerts include Jazz Night II, the Contemporary Music Ensemble and the Student Composer Showcase, featuring guest artist and students performing chamber works by undergrad and graduate composers, to name a few. Tickets may be purchased in advance at the box office, via 24 hour fax or by phone. Tickets may also be available 45 minutes before the performance at the box office. Seniors, students and children receive a discounted rate.
Centerstage Reviewer: Shelly Burton