SPECIAL EVENTS

SAMBA special events include Made In America Festival on September 27 to November 12, 2018. JAM (Jazz, Art, Mayhem) an open event for all musicians and artists throughout the year. Main Street Music Fest in the Fall.

 

Made In America Festival

September 27 to November 12, 2018

September 27, 2018
Made in America Kick-Off Luncheon – Making It Relevant: The Arts and Business, South Suburban Small Business Association with SAMBA

September 28 – November 3, 2018
Soundwaves Color Codes Nature Forms – Opening Reception on Saturday, 9/29, from 1-3pm, Four artists interpret objects and ideas through abstract imagery, Visual Arts Exhibit, Tall Grass Arts Association

September 30, 2018
The Best of Bernstein at 100 presented by Opera Up Close 4 pm, Center for Performing Arts, Governors State University

October 1, 2018
The Art of Makeup Featuring Dennis Preston, Crete Creative Gallery, and School

October 4, 2018
Reception with Visiting Artist, Nnenna Okore. Exhibition October 1-25, 2018: “Materiality” Visual Arts Exhibit, Christopher Art Gallery of Prairie State College

October 5, 2018
Reception. Exhibition Dates; October 5- November 30, 2018: “Invisibilia: Artists exploring the hidden forces that drive our behavior” Visual Arts National Juried Exhibition, Governors State University

October 6, 2018
Made in America: Some Assembly Required by The Second City 8 pm, Center for Performing Arts, Governors State University

October 9, 2018
The Glenn Miller Orchestra, Freedom Hall, Park Forest

October 12, 2018
Opening Night 7:30 pm (runs through October 21, shows 7:30 pm and 2 pm): SISTER ACT, The Drama Group

October 13, 2018
Walking Tour of the Crete Sears Homes, Phyllis Monks from Crete Woman’s Club

October 13, 2018
Made in America Exhibit with Live music by Muzicnet and Alan Franklin, Salon Artists Gallery

October 13, 2018
Aaron Neville Duo 8 pm, Center for Performing Arts, Governors State University

October 20, 2018
IPO Opening Night: American Originals 5:30 pm, Illinois Philharmonic Orchestra
Act II: IPO Opening Night Post-Concert Celebration Dinner 7:30 pm, Midlothian Country Club

October 21, 2018
“Americans Arising: An Avalon String Quartet Journey from Africa to Auschwitz” 3:00 pm, Amadè Chamber Camerata, Illinois Philharmonic Orchestra

November 3, 2018
“Homecoming: A Jaguar Celebration Tour of NMSP,” The Nathan Manilow Sculpture Park

November 4, 2018
Three Centuries of American Choral Music 4 pm, the Midwest Motet Society

November 9, 2018 
Reception and Veterans Day Observance, Exhibition Dates Nov. 5- Dec. 6, 2018: “Service”: works by veterans on loan from the National Veterans Art Museum and the Pritzker Military Museum, in partnership with the Prairie State College Veterans Center, Christopher Art Gallery of Prairie State College

November 10, 2018
The Hit Men: Relive the greatest years of rock with The Hit Men! 8 pm, Center for Performing Arts, Governors State University

 

JAM Events

JAM (Jazz, Art, Mayhem) an open event for all musicians and artists throughout the year.