Calendar

Nov
22
Fri
Poet Talk @ Taft House, Room 102
Nov 22 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Poet Talk. 1 p.m., Taft House, Room 102, 935 E. 60th St., 773-834-8524, free. Poet Fanny Howe discusses her work.

Lecture. “Register, Root and Voicing in Post-Tonal Harmony.” @ Fulton Hall
Nov 22 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Lecture. “Register, Root and Voicing in Post-Tonal Harmony.” 3:30-5:30 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484, free. Robert Hasegawa, of McGill University, presents as part of the Department of Music Colloquium Series.

Author Talk @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
Nov 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Author Talk. 6-7 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-752-4381, semcoop.com. S. Lochlann Jain will discuss will discuss his book, “Malignant: How Cancer Becomes Us.”

Film Screening @ Logan Center, Screening Room 201
Nov 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Film Screening. 7 p.m., Logan Center, Screening Room 201, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8596. A screening of director Chris Sullivan’s animated feature about three people employed at a rust belt community newspaper. Followed by a Q and A session with Sullivan.  

Hyde Park Supper Club @ Hyde Park Union Church
Nov 22 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Hyde Park Supper Club. 7 p.m., Hyde Park Union Church, 5600 S. Woodlawn Ave., supperclubhydepark.wordpress.com, $25 per person. An early Thanksgiving dinner with jazz music. 

Concert. “Lumen de Lumine.” @ Hyde Park Union Church
Nov 22 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Concert. “Lumen de Lumine.” 8 p.m., Hyde Park Union Church, 5600 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-363-6063, $35 reserved seats, $25 general admission, $15 students. The Chicago Chorale performs Samuel Barber, Bach and more. To buy tickets, visit chicagochorale.org.

Les Liaisons Dangereuses (Dangerous Liaisons) @ University Church
Nov 22 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Hyde Park Community Players present Les Liaisons Dangereuses (Dangerous Liaisons) a play in English by Christopher Hampton, directed by Laura MacGregor. Based on an 18th century epistolary novel: two idle aristocrats pursue a cruel game of seduction, ultimately ending in their own ruin. Parents are cautioned that the play has adult themes.

WHERE
at University Church, 5655 S. University Church

TICKETS
$10 in advance online; $12 at the door.

THE WEBSITE
http://hydeparkcommunityplayers.org/ where tickets are available.

Play. “Doctor, Doctor, Give Me the News (I’ve Got a Bad Case of Wanting News).” @ University Church
Nov 22 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Play. “Doctor, Doctor, Give Me the News (I’ve Got a Bad Case of Wanting News).” 9 p.m., University Church, 5655 S. University Ave., 773-702-9315, $5. Presented by the U. of C. Off-Off Campus theater troupe. Buy tickets in advance at boxoffice.uchicago.edu or by calling 773-702-2787. 

Nov
23
Sat
Author Talk @ Seminary Co-op Bookstore
Nov 23 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Author Talk. 2-3 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-752-4381, semcoop.com. Allen C. Shelton discusses his book, “Where the North Sea Touches Alabama.”

Les Liaisons Dangereuses (Dangerous Liaisons) a play @ University Church
Nov 23 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Hyde Park Community Players present Les Liaisons Dangereuses (Dangerous Liaisons) a play in English by Christopher Hampton, directed by Laura MacGregor. Based on an 18th century epistolary novel: two idle aristocrats pursue a cruel game of seduction, ultimately ending in their own ruin. Parents are cautioned that the play has adult themes.

WHERE
at University Church, 5655 S. University Church

TICKETS
$10 in advance online; $12 at the door.

THE WEBSITE
http://hydeparkcommunityplayers.org/ where tickets are available.

J.S. Bach Project: Annual Celebration
Nov 23 @ 4:30 pm – 7:30 pm

J.S. Bach Project: Annual Celebration. 4:30-7:30 p.m., 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8484, free. U. of C. Piano Program students perform Bach preludes, inventions and sinfonias.

Concert @ Fulton Hall
Nov 23 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm

Concert. 8-10:30 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484, free. Cellist Dmitry Kouzov and pianist Dmitri Shteinberg perform Beethoven’s complete sonatas for cello and piano.

Les Liaisons Dangereuses (Dangerous Liaisons) a play @ University Church
Nov 23 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Hyde Park Community Players present Les Liaisons Dangereuses (Dangerous Liaisons) a play in English by Christopher Hampton, directed by Laura MacGregor. Based on an 18th century epistolary novel: two idle aristocrats pursue a cruel game of seduction, ultimately ending in their own ruin. Parents are cautioned that the play has adult themes.

WHERE
at University Church, 5655 S. University Church

TICKETS
$10 in advance online; $12 at the door.

THE WEBSITE
http://hydeparkcommunityplayers.org/ where tickets are available.

Nov
24
Sun
Hanukkah Fair @ Congregation Rodfei Zedek
Nov 24 @ 10:30 am – 2:00 pm

Hanukkah Fair. 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m., Congregation Rodfei Zedek, 5220 S. Hyde Park Blvd., 773-752-2770. Gifts for all ages, including menorahs, candles, dreidels, toys, jewelry, games, holiday wrapping paper and more.