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Faye Driscoll Group
Thank You For Coming: Attendance

Photo: Maria Baranova

MCA Stage Playlists

Choose three or more performances and save 20% on tickets; 30% if you’re a member. Playlists of three performances start at only $72 for incredible theater, dance, or music performances! Use the specially selected Playlists below as inspiration, or create your own Playlist.*


Merging Music + Art
Watch The Freedom Principle come to life with these music performances.

douglas-ewart Douglas R. Ewart Clarinet Choir, Homage to Malachi Maghostut Favors
roscoe-mitchell Roscoe Mitchell, Trios
afterword-opera George Lewis, Catherine Sullivan, Sean Griffin, Afterword: The AACM (as) Opera

 

Global Theater
Witness the riskiest theater from Asia, South America, and Europe.

guillermo-calderon-escuela Guillermo Calderón, Escuela (School), Chile
gisele-vienne Gisele Vienne, The Ventiloquists Convention, France
toshiki-okada-god-bless-baseball Toshiki Okada/chelfitsch, God Bless Baseball, Japan
tim-etchells-speak-bitterness Tim Etchells/Forced Entertainment, Speak Bitterness, England

 

Audience Participation
Take part in the performances.

ingri-fiksdal-cosmic-body Ingri Fiksdal, Cosmic Body
faye-thumb Faye Driscoll, Thank You for Coming: Attendance
taylor-mac Taylor Mac, The History of Popular Music

 

Made in Chicago
Catch astonishingly inventive works by hometown favorites.

sheinfeld-laor-stripped Same Planet Different World & Niv Sheinfeld/Oren Laor, Two Room Apartment, Stripped, and other works
sleeping-giant-hand-eye eighth blackbird, Hand Eye
moby-dick Blair Thomas & Co., Moby Dick

 

Dance Flight
Sample dance works from award-winning choreographers.

faye-thumb Faye Driscoll, Thank You for Coming: Attendance
joffrey-dance Joffrey Academy of Dance, Winning Works
kyle-abraham-wolves Kyle Abraham, When the Wolves Came In

 

Perspective Shift
Challenge your perspective with these performances, complemented by our exhibition on Surrealism (Nov 21, 2015–Jun 5, 2016).

gisele-vienne Gisele Vienne, The Ventiloquists Convention
sleeping-giant-hand-eye eighth blackbird, Hand Eye
ingri-fiksdal-cosmic-body Ingri Fiksdal, Cosmic Body
teatro-cinema-love-story Teatrocinema, Historia de Amor (Love Story)

 

Music
Witness the meeting of tradition and experimentation across jazz, opera, and drumming.

roscoe-mitchell Roscoe Mitchell, Trios
afterword-opera George Lewis, Catherine Sullivan, Sean Griffin, Afterword: The AACM (as) Opera
taiko-drumming Tsukasa Taiko, Taiko Legacy 12 & Reduction

 

Returning to MCA Stage
See artists so great we had to bring them back.

bryce-dessner eighth blackbird, Dessner and Little
moby-dick Blair Thomas & Co., Moby Dick
taylor-mac Taylor Mac, The History of Popular Music
kyle-abraham-wolves Kyle Abraham, When the Wolves Came In

*All performance Playlists are completely customizable and can be mixed and matched. If your plans change, you qualify for ticket exchange privileges. There is limited availability, so advance purchases are recommended by calling the MCA Box Office at 312.397.4010. Become an MCA Member and save an additional 10%.