CHICAGO, Ill. (KWQC) -
Payal Patel , Communications Director, Navy Pier, joins Paula Sands Live over Zoom to talk about the upcoming “Chicago LIVE Again” festival which is taking place over two days next weekend. You can find more about the festival here or below.
will host a series of outdoor performances Friday and Saturday, Sept. 24-25. The free event will include performances produced by Broadway in Chicago, Chicago Children’s Choir, Chicago Shakespeare Theater, Porchlight Music Theatre Chicago, Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Mercury Theater, Northlight Theatre, Black Ensemble Theater, the Joffrey Ballet, Puerto Rican Arts Alliance and other local cultural institutions and artists.
Performances will run continuously on the two main stages within Polk Bros Park at the Pier from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Sept. 24 and from noon to 9:30 p.m. for Sept. 25. The festival, which was funded by the
Pritzker Foundation and the
Illinois Office of Tourism , is designed for standing audiences, although attendees are welcome to bring lawn chairs, blankets, and other appropriate items for family comfort.
At 9:45 p.m. Sept. 25, the Navy Pier fireworks, funded by an anonymous donor, will be set to explode over Lake Michigan with the theme centered around the return of Chicago theater.
Source : https://www.kwqc.com/2021/09/19/navy-piers-chicago-live-again-will-celebrate-city-arts-with-free-shows-fireworks/244