Presenting Series

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Come and See What’s Next!

Make DPAC your destination for essential entertainment. This season’s Presenting Series lineup delivers a more diverse and best-in-class live performance experience than ever before! No matter what you’re already familiar with or are ready to explore in music, dance, and theater, count on us to bring it to you. 

Season highlights include the return of Todd Rundgren—this time with his full band, triple-threat stars (Broadway, film + TV) Kristin Chenoweth and Renée Elise Goldsberry, a celebration of the iconic composer Philip Glass ending with an “only at Notre Dame” live performance, a healthy dose of jazz from current leading vocalists Raúl Midón and Cécile McLorin Salvant, and American Ballet Theatre Studio Company. 


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2018-2019 Presenting Series

Friday, September 7

Todd Rundgren’s Play Like a Champion Concert: 
Students Play the ’80s

Friday, September 21

An Intimate Evening with Kristin Chenoweth

Friday, September 28

Christmas with Arturo Sandoval & the Notre Dame Children’s Choir

Album Release Concert!

Thursday, October 4  & Friday, October 5 (ASL)

Aquila Theatre in Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein

Sunday, October 7

Clive Greensmith, cello & John Blacklow, piano

Sunday, October 28

Callisto Quartet

Thu–Sat, November 1–3

Irish Theatre of Chicago presents My Brilliant Divorce

Saturday, January 19

UZIMA! African Drumming & Dance Celebration

Saturday, January 26

Raúl Midón

Saturday, February 2

Scott Bradlee’s Postmodern Jukebox

Sunday, February 10

The Crossing

Fri–Sat, February 15–16

Irish Theatre of Chicago presents Mojo Mickybo

Saturday, February 23

Renée Elise Goldsberry

Tuesday, March 5

Czech National Symphony Orchestra

John Mauceri, conductor
Isabel Leonard, mezzo-soprano

Saturday, March 30

An Evening of Chamber Music: Philip Glass, Tim Fain, & Third Coast Percussion

Thu–Sat, April 4–6

Irish Theatre of Chicago presents The Weir

Saturday, April 13

Monterey Jazz Festival on Tour starring Cécile McLorin Salvant

Thu–Sat, May 2–4

American Ballet Theatre Studio Company

Organ Series

Guest organists return to our series in force allowing you to now experience the sound unique to each of Notre dame’s grand instruments, the new Murdy Family Organ in the Basilica of the Sacred Heart and the Fritts Organ amd rare 17th-century Northern Italian chamber organ in the Center’s Reyes Organ and Choral Hall.

Sunday, September 23

Nathan Laube

Free recital at the Basilica of the Sacred Heart!

Sunday, November 18

John Schwandt

Sunday, January 27

Michael Emmerich ’12

Free recital at the Basilica of the Sacred Heart!

Sunday, February 10

Christopher Marks

Family Shows

With our Family Show Series, children and families experience the wonder and excitement of live performance. Events focus on delighting young minds through storytelling and creative expression. The series makes inspiring your child’s interest in the performing arts easy and relaxed, providing a perfect hour for families to unplug and connect.

Saturday, November 17

Justin Roberts & the Not Ready for Naptime Players

Sunday, February 2 at 11 a.m. & 2 p.m. (ASL)

Trike Theatre presents Go, Dog. Go!