Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Venue: Sollitt Stage (Mainstage)Dates: September 11, 2017

September 11, 2017 @ 7PM US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg speaks in conversation with Judge Ann Claire Williams of the US Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to hear Justice Ginsburg, who has served on the nation’s highest court since 1993, discuss her life and career. Justice […]

The Vietnam War - An Evening with Ken Burns and Lynn Novick

Venue: Sollitt Stage (Mainstage)Dates: September 7, 2017

September 7, 2017 @ 6:30PM The Auditorium Theatre and WTTW/Chicago PBS invite you to spend an evening with Academy Award nominee and Emmy Award-winning PBS filmmaker Ken Burns, and his directing and producing partner Lynn Novick, as they preview their new ten-part documentary series The Vietnam War (premiering on WTTW in September). Burns and Novick […]

David Sedaris

Venue: Sollitt Stage (Mainstage)Dates: November 1, 2017

November 1, 2017 @ 8PM With sardonic wit and incisive social critiques, David Sedaris has become one of America’s preeminent humor writers. The great skill with which he slices through cultural euphemisms and political correctness proves that Sedaris is a master of satire and one of the most observant writers addressing the human condition today. […]