WBEZ | Harris Theater for Music and Dance at Millennium Park http://www.wbez.org/content/harris-theater-music-and-dance-millennium-park Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Cuatro Festival: 15th Anniversary Celebration http://www.wbez.org/cuatro-festival-15th-anniversary-celebration-108716 <p><p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 21.4375px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">Established in 1998, the annual Cuatro Festival has become the largest Puerto Rican cultural event in the Midwest.&nbsp;</span><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 21.4375px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">This year, in celebration of its 15th Anniversary, the Puerto Rican Arts Alliance presents the Puerto Rican Philharmonic Orchestra, master cuatrista Quique Domenech, and Chicago Cuatro Orchestra who explore new musical territory.&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255); color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 21.4375px;">Purchase tickets <a href="http://tickets.harristheaterchicago.org/tickets/reserve.aspx?performanceNumber=5535">here</a>.&nbsp;</span></p></p> Thu, 19 Sep 2013 11:20:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/cuatro-festival-15th-anniversary-celebration-108716 Godmother: The Tribute http://www.wbez.org/event/2011-02-01/godmother-tribute <p><p>GODMOTHER is a music, dance, and video tribute to Dorothy Height, the &ldquo;godmother of the Civil Rights Movement.&rdquo; The program tells the story of the quest for social justice through musical highlights from the last century by legendary blues musicians, gospel, choral and classical vocalists, and dancers.<p>Featured Performers Include:<br />B. B. King<br />Taj Mahal<br />Nicole Cabell&nbsp;<br />Kierra Sheard<br />Chicago Children&rsquo;s Choir<br />Deeply Rooted Dance Theater<br />Cerqua Rivera Dance Theatre<br />Readings by Academic Decathlon and Chicago Debate League students</p></p><p>&nbsp;</p></p> Thu, 27 Jan 2011 14:14:00 -0600 http://www.wbez.org/event/2011-02-01/godmother-tribute