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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MGM and More — Movie Music of the 50’s & 60’s
June 17, 2022 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Join Barrington’s White House for a Mid-Century Modern musical extravaganza! Stunning musicians William Powers (bass-baritone soloist), Michelle Areyzaga (soprano soloist), and Lyric Opera’s William Billingham (piano) join forces to bring you an evening of some of your favorite songs from Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) studios and others. Enjoy renditions of cinematic classics from Oklahoma!, Kiss Me Kate, My Fair Lady, and many more!
William Powers is a Metropolitan Opera baritone and star of numerous operatic roles, including performances in The Great Gatsby, Paradise Lost, and Wuthering Heights. Michelle Areyzaga, a highly regarded vocalist, is described by Howard Reich of the Chicago Tribune as “blessed with a radiant and all-encompassing soprano.” William Billingham, pianist, is the assistant conductor at Lyric Opera Chicago.
NOTE: This event is entirely in-person. No virtual tickets are available. Cash bar.
If you are having trouble purchasing tickets please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 224-512-4066.