Akvavit Theatre is pleased to present A LITTLE NIGHT OF NORDIC MUSIC, a benefit concert featuring highlights from the musical Chess and other song selections, with special guest Gregory Treco, who currently stars as Aaron Burr in the Chicago cast of the smash hit musical Hamilton.
The one-night-only concert event will take place Monday, April 9 at 8 pm at the Swedish American Museum, 5211 N. Clark St. in Chicago’s Andersonville neighborhood. Hosted by The Musical Theatre Encyclopedia Christopher Pazdernik, The talented line-up also includes: Curt Bannister, Liz Chidester, Kyrie Courter, Megan DeLay, Genevieve Durst, Marsha Harman, Paulette Hicks*, Micah Kronlokken*, Kate McCandless, Michael Joseph Mitchell, Christopher Pazdernik, Michael Potsic, Lewis Rawlinson, Christianne Schaldemose*, Bethany Weise and the Chicago Swedish Merula Choir.Musicians include Howard Pfeifer (piano), Tom Hipskind (drums), Chris Siebold (guitar) and music director John Elmquist (upright bass/piano).
Tickets ($40 in advance, $50 at the door, VIP $100) are currently available at chicagonordic.org. Regular admission includes heavy appetizers provided by Tre Kronor and two drink tickets. VIP ticketsinclude reserved seats and unlimited drinks.
* Denotes Akvavit Theatre associate company members