Gorton Center Live
Music Series

Purchase our Live Music Series at Gorton and save! Buy all four general seating shows and choose one free ticket to a reserved seating show in the Hughes Theater.

Buy: Alyssa Allgood, Chris White, Edie Carey and Justin Wade Tam/Angel Snow

Choose: Toby Lightman OR Griffin House OR Birds of Chicago as our gift to you!

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Toby Lightman

Saturday October 5 at 8:00pm

“Lightman’s dusky vocals and earthy, groovy vibe invite comparisons to Joan Osborne and Sheryl Crow.” -USA TODAY

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Justin Wade Tam & Angel Snow

Friday December 6 at 8:00pm

Join us in the intimacy of the Stuart Community room where two gifted singer-songwriters will team up to give us a fresh combination of folk and Americana music with reflective lyrics and captivating delivery. Cash bar. Doors 7:30 pm; Show 8:00 pm.

General seating

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Charlie Brown Christmas Jazz with the Chris White Trio

Thursday, December 12 at 7:30pm

Join Chris White and his trio for a Charlie Brown Jazz Christmas Concert! Come listen to the holiday music of Vince Guaraldi, better known as “the Peanuts composer”, in our beautifully renovated John & Nancy Hughes Theater!

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Griffin House in Concert

Saturday, February 1, 2020 at 8:00pm

“IF YOU ARE LOOKING TO BE BLOWN AWAY BY RAW TALENT,
THEN LOOK NO FURTHER THAN GRIFFIN HOUSE.” —AMERICAN SONGWRITER

We welcome Griffin House back to the John & Nancy Hughes Theater stage on Saturday, February 1st, 2020. If you were here last time, you know to not delay securing a seat for his encore performance. If you missed it, plan ahead to join us!

Reserved seating

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Edie Carey

Saturday, March 7, 2020 at 8:00pm

Don’t miss this fantastic performance of an artist whose songs have been called “Smart tales of love, life and longing” by the Sun Times, as she makes her rounds to Gorton!

General seating

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Birds of Chicago in Concert

Saturday, April 4, 2020 at 8:00pm

“Nero and Russell play folk-rock with impressionistic flourishes and gospel warmth, lent unexpected extravagance by Russell’s singing…”  —NPR

The Birds attract a mix of indy rockers, NPRists, jam-kids and folkies to their gigs.  Says JT Nero, chief songwriter for the band, “A good show can send you back out into the night feeling–for at least a little while–that everything isn’t broken. . .Right now, we wanna dose out as much of that feeling as we can.”

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Alyssa Allgood

Saturday, May 2, 2020 at 8:00pm

Join us for an intimate evening of jazz as one our favorite Chicago artists returns! Grammy nominee Allgood is sure to delight in the intimacy of our Stuart room.

General seating

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