Arts & Entertainment
Music by the Lake Returns for 19th Season

Every year, the Music by the Lake concert series showcases a variety of musical acts. See what’s on the lineup for this summer.

Get in the Groove at these Outdoor Concerts

The warmer months offer numerous opportunities to pack a picnic basket and listen to live music under the stars.

Events @ a Glance: Arts & Entertainment Calendar

There’s so much to do in our region! Here’s a look at what’s coming up this season at some of the many arts venues near you.

Paramount Theatre: Broadway-Scale on a Local Stage

Downtown Aurora’s performing arts center is far more than a house for touring shows. Its Broadway Series is drawing audiences from a wide geography – and the admiration of Chicago’s top theater critics.

Lifelong Skills with McHenry Youth Orchestra

When schools began cutting music programs, one local educator created a haven for talented youngsters. Now, her creation is a dynamic place where youth are thriving.