Upcoming Music Events
Wilmette Public Library Auditorium
1242 Wilmette Avenue, WIlmette
Miss Illinois Marisa Buchheit to Perform Opera, Showtunes
Sunday, July 6, 2:00 pm
Don’t miss this special concert featuring newly-crowned Miss Illinois Marisa Buchheit. Marisa, a classically trained opera singer, will be performing a repertoire including arias, showtunes, and crossover hits. Join WPL for light refreshments at one of Marisa’s last performances before the Miss America pageant in September.
YIVO Summer Festival
Bibi Marcell & Gail Mangurten Perform Yiddish Classics
Tuesday, July 29, 2:00 pm
Join WPL for a heart-warming program of nostalgic Yiddish music. Bibi Marcell has performed around the world for many years and works as a cantorial soloist at Congregation Hakafa in Glencoe. Pianist Gail Mangurten is a member of the Maxwell Street Klezmer Band and regularly performs with other groups in the Chicago area.
Plaza del Lago Summer Concert Series
Thursday evenings from 6-8 pm at Plaza del Lago, 1515 N. Sheridan Road, Wilmette
July 3, July 10, July 18, July 24 and July 31
For more information, visit the website at http://www.plazadelago.com/events.php
Starlight Theatre at the Wallace Bowl, Michigan & Washington Avenues in Gillson Park, continues through Thursday, August 14 with a performance by the Barefoot Hawaiians.
Wallace Bowl in Gillson Park
ALL PROGRAMS ARE FREE. Shows start at 8 p.m.
Saturday, July 5: Chad Bernstein and Suenalo*
The sounds of Miami’s Latin Funk return to the North Shore
Thursday, Friday, Saturday, July 10-26: Annie Get Your Gun (1999 revival)
Center for the Arts’ summer production
Friday, Aug. 1: Illinois Brass Band*
Saturday, Aug. 2: Centerfold*
Pop / Rock covers that will take you back to the 80's and 90's such as Pat Benetar, Journey and Bon Jovi
Friday, Aug. 8: Bopology*
A favorite from last year, this Pop Swing band will get you on your feet
Saturday, Aug. 9: Bagshot Row*
The British Invasion comes to the North Shore with music from The Beatles, The Monkees and more!