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Music, dance, theater, and more the spotlight shines brightly on Chicago's North Shore. Your visit to the North Shore would be incomplete without experiencing the area's exciting variety of live entertainment. From critically acclaimed dramas and hilarious comedies to upbeat musicals and performances just for kids, the North Shore has it! The North Shore is also home to top symphony orchestras.

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927 Noyes St.
Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 328-2795
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It’s a school, a performance venue, and a resource of truly unique and amazing talent including awe-inspiring aerialists, fire-breathers, stilt-walkers, and jugglers. This company revitalizes American theatre with performances as thrilling as a ...
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1141 Church St.
Northbrook, IL 60062
(224) 326-0115
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B2R provides music lessons for students of all ages and skill levels. Instruments taught are: Guitar, Piano, Voice, Drums, Brass, String and DJ! Birthday parties and seasonal camps, plus early childhood group classes are a great way to play and ...
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4240 Dempster St.
Skokie, IL 60076
(847) 673-0150
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The #1 group sales agency for off-loop theater in the Chicago area and around the North Shore. Discounted group rates provided to the best shows with personalized service. Single ticket fees are never added to the package. Book and save money....
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9501 N. Skokie Blvd.
Skokie, IL 60077
(312) 551-1415
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Music of Baroque Chorus and Orchestra - "One of Chicago's musical glories" according to Opera News. The company specializes in music from one of the most innovative and creative periods in history. This season's performances at the North Shore C...
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Cahn Auditorium
Evanston, IL 60208
(847) 920-5360
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Great music, great stories and great shows presented by an organization that has successfully been producing professional musical theater for more than 30 years. Gilbert and Sullivan, Gershwin’s greatest hits and other audience favorites with fu...
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9501 Skokie Blvd.
Skokie, IL 60077
(847) 673-6300
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The North Shore Center is a dynamic two-theater complex which operates as part of the Village of Skokie’s plan to provide cultural, literary and educational programs to benefit the citizens of Skokie and Chicago’s North Shore. The facility featu...
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PO Box 85
Northbrook, IL 60065
(847) 370-3984
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The NORTH SHORE CHAMBER MUSIC FESTIVAL is an "inspired summer event not to be missed" for Chicagoans and travelers alike. The 7th annual festival welcomes the acclaimed ProMusica Chamber Orchestra from Ohio, Austrian conductor David Danzmayr, th...
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899 Skokie Blvd., Ste LL2
Northbrook, IL 60062
(847) 272-0755
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A profound metropolitan symphony orchestra that provides quality classical concerts and a strong commitment to young musicians. At each concert, Maestro Rapchak provides insightful and humorous commentary from the stage that brings the music to ...
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9501 N. Skokie Blvd.
Skokie, IL 60077
(847) 673-6300
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An award winning theatre with an excellent local and national reputation, Northlight was founded in 1974 and is one of the largest nonprofit theatres in the Chicagoland area. The company produces five mainstage productions each season, ranging f...
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1723 Glenview Rd.
Glenview, IL 60025
(847) 834-0738
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A unique theater space that is just as much a part of the artistic canvas as the hand-selected theatrical productions. The experience begins with a warm greeting into a home-like environment which includes fresh-baked cookies. The performances w...
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939 Hinman Ave.
Evanston, IL 60202
(847) 424-0089
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Bringing the art of human comedy through physical theatre, this theater focuses on eloquence and humor in order to move, delight and transform audiences. Performances take place in the Evanston Arts Depot which is a renovated train station trans...
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Northwestern University
Evanston, IL 60208
(847) 467-4000
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Known for its outstanding acoustics, the 1,003-seat hall performance facility for the music arts at Northwestern University. A typical season of programming includes orchestral, wind ensemble, jazz, folk, world, contemporary as well as solo rec...
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200 Ravinia Park Rd.
Highland Park, IL 60035
(847) 266-5100
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As the oldest outdoor music festival in the United States, this venue offers a series of outdoor concerts and performances held every summer from June to September. It is the summer home of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and attracts world class...
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1742 Glenview Rd.
Glenview, IL 60025
(224) 616-3062
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There are plenty of places to go "get" a cup of coffee; The Rock House is the kind of place where you can stay to enjoy it. Serving freshly roasted coffee roasted in-house and have perfected several Rock House blends. Also offering an assortment...
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9501 N. Skokie Blvd.
Skokie , IL 60077
(847) 679-9501 Ext. 3014
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This symphony orchestra presents accessible classical concerts that inspire both aficionados and newcomers to classical music. World-class musicians that have performed with the SVSO as guest soloists include: Itzak Perlman, Leonard Pennario, Eu...
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1245 Chicago Ave.
Evanston, IL 60202
(847) 492-8860
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Since opening its doors in 2008, SPACE has brought thousands of world class performances to Evanston audiences. With a rustic and warm ambiance and state-of-the-art technology the venue has become a favorite amongst musicians and music fans of ...
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620 Lincoln Ave.
Winnetka , IL 60093
(847) 446-0537
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Built in 1911, is a non-profit, the Winnetka Community House is a historic and welcoming facility that enrich the lives of area residents, their families and friends by providing educational, cultural, social and recreation opportunities for peo...
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1949 Campus Dr.
Evanston, IL 60208
(847) 491-7282
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This Center stages performing arts productions of Northwestern University's School of Communication, Department of Theatre and Department of Performance Studies, including theatre, music theatre and dance. Forty productions are mounted every yea...
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325 Tudor Ct.
Glencoe, IL 60022
(847) 242-6000
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Writers Theatre was founded in 1992 to explore productions in which the word on the page and the artists that bring the word to life hold primary importance. Now performing in a stunning new theatre center designed by Jeanne Gang and Studio Gang...