CULTURAL & COMMUNITY EVENTS
Barrington’s White House offers outstanding performances and cultural events. Each season, we’ll host some of the most renowned artists and speakers in the world. For ticketing information, see the calendar below.
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- 3rd Thursday Artist Application
Our 3rd Thursday Art Night Out receptions feature local visual artists and are free and open to the public. If you’d like to be considered, please complete our Artist Application and include samples of your work.
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Would it surprise you to know that beer and bread were the staples of the Babylonian diet? Or that eating a locust…Find out more »
Did you know that under ancient Egyptian law, women had the same rights as men? Or that married couples could divorce? Brian…Find out more »
The demographic maps are clear: we sort ourselves geographically and socially based on race & class. Where we live and spend our…Find out more »
Back by popular demand! After a mesmerizing concert at Barrington’s White House in 2019, the “poetic and electrifying” sounds of this young…Find out more »
To kick off our spring 3rd Thursday series, we present an exhibition of pastels exploring the language of painting through the vision…Find out more »
Forget everything you thought you knew about traditional chamber music! With an appetite for discovery and creative innovation, the globally acclaimed, Toronto-based…Find out more »
How does our spending and giving align with our values? How can we be more conscientious consumers and investors? How can we…Find out more »
Artist Frankie Johnson explores the dynamics of light and color in oils, using a variety of subjects as her inspiration, including figurative,…Find out more »
The dynamic, New York-based duo of Yoko Reikano Kimura and Hikaru Tamaki creates a fusion of sound as they explore the dialogue…Find out more »
The BHS senior showcase features performances by BHS actors, vocalists, and instrumentalists who are wrapping up their senior year and will be…Find out more »
Over 100 years ago, John and Julia Robertson made Barrington’s White House their home. This historic tea event brings back the tradition…Find out more »
“Precision Oncology: Breast Cancer Prevention, Diagnosis, and Treatment in the Era of Personalized Medicine” Join Advocate Health’s Dr. Barry Rosen and a…Find out more »
Go Gershwin! A Song and Dance Extravaganza Featuring the Jazz Pizazz Trio and the Midwest Dance Collective
The musical genius of George Gershwin comes alive through the musical synthesis of the Jazz Pizazz trio (soprano Kimberly Albrecht, pianist Dr.…Find out more »
How can we reduce polarization, resolve conflict, and ensure everyone’s story is heard and valued? Let’s talk about bridge-building and peacemaking to…Find out more »
Diane Hynes’ passion, classical training, and unique ability to capture the likeness and personality of her subjects give her art an old-world…Find out more »
An Afternoon with Northwestern University President Morton Schapiro “Bringing the Humanities to the World of Economics”
Morton Schapiro is among the nation’s leading authorities on the economics of higher education, with particular emphasis on college financing and affordability…Find out more »