Upcoming Events

Upcoming Performances:

District 214 Community Education presents

The Concert Series at Forest View
 

Dancing Queen, A Tribute to the Music of ABBA

Sunday, October 7, 2018                                    3 p.m.

Calling all Super Troupers, Chiquititas and Dancing Queens, get ready to dance the afternoon away! Dancing Queen (#ABBASalute), the best ABBA tribute band in the country, will be at Forest View for the first time. Dancing Queen will recreate an ABBA experience that you won’t forget. Fronted by two dynamic ladies with angelic voices and backed by a group of world-class musicians, the music of the greatest pop band in history comes to life in a Las Vegas-type show that will have the audience dancing.

Tickets: $15 (GC)   $18 (Adv)   $20 (Door)
For tickets, click here 

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/dancing-queen-a-tribute-to-the-music-of-abba-tickets-49289593501

 

The Whiskey Brothers, Your St. Patrick’s Day Entertainment

Sunday, March 17, 2019                                     3 p.m.

Spend your St. Patrick’s Day enjoying traditional Irish music! The Whiskey Brothers, Chicago’s premier Irish band, will play traditional jigs and reels, fun drinking songs, beautiful Irish ballads, American music with an Irish flair, and much more! Founded in 2001, The Whiskey Brothers will add joy, laughter, learning and excellent music to your St. Patrick’s Day. The band’s five members - Dan, Jim, Jeff, Dave, and Paula - will sing and play multiple instruments like fiddles, banjo, guitar, mandolin, whistles, bodhrán (Irish drum), spoons, washboard, a variety of other percussion and an amazing five-part harmony that make up their unique Irish sound.

Tickets: $15 (GC)     $18 (Adv)             $20 (Door)

 

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Cultural & Performing Arts presents a one-of-a-kind family show…

Dave Herzog’s Marionettes

Saturday, January 19, 2019                                    3 p.m.

Bring the whole family and see the amazing Dave Herzog and his marionettes perform in a variety show. Dave Herzog’s Marionettes are colorful marionettes, or string puppets, that sing, dance, walk the tightrope and perform on the trapeze.

Herzog has been involved in puppetry since receiving a toy marionette from his father when he was four years old. As a full-time professional puppeteer for 44 years, Dave has performed in thousands of shows in theaters, amusement parks, schools, and libraries nationwide. Dave is best known in the Chicago area for performing at the world-famous Navy Pier for 19 years.

Herzog has been a guest performer with Chicago’s acclaimed Hystopolis Productions and made his New York stage debut in 1991 at the famed Joseph Papp Public Theater. Herzog creates all of the hand-carved marionettes featured in his touring marionette productions.

Tickets: $5 (GC)     $7 (Adv)                  $20 (Family of 4)     Children 2 & under are free

For tickets for these events, please contact the Community Education Cultural and Performing Arts Box Office at 847-718-7702.