BATES AND SWITCH Hear the CSO’s newly named composer-in-residence Mason Bates at Symphony Center—or sit in on a chat with the cult graphic novelist Neil Gaiman at C2E2.
Don’t-miss picks for Wed 04.14.10 through Tue 04.20.10:
dance American Ballet Theatre
ALSO THIS WEEK: Breath Made Visible, a new biopic on the thoroughly iconoclastic, and North Shore born and raised, choreographer Anna Halprin, makes its Chicago premiere at the Siskel.
FREEBIES OF THE WEEK
classical Fulcrum Point New Music Project
If you haven’t seen the new Matisse show at the Art Institute, go Thursday night, when admission is gratis, plus FPNMP plays a free program of classical works by Matisse kindred spirits Poulenc, Ibert, and Tomasi.
GO: Apr 15 at 6. Fullerton Hall, Art Institute of Chicago, 111 S Michigan. artic.edu/aic
Photography: (BATES) Todd Rosenberg
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