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Incredible views. Sharp acoustics. A sleek space and a downtown address. At the Harris Theater for Music and Dance at Millennium Park, all this combines with a stellar program of local, national and international acts.

On any given night, you may be treated to an opera or the ballet, a symphony or some jazz, contemporary dance or choral music. Since opening in 2003, the not-for-profit theater features the most diverse offerings of any venue in Chicago, hosting the city’s most acclaimed institutions, as well as world-renowned artists and ensembles through its "Harris Theater Presents" series.

The Harris Theater for Music and Dance
205 E. Randolph Dr.
Chicago, IL 60601
(312) 334-2400  

Explore the 2017/2018 Season

Brandenburg Concertos
December 20, 2017 / 7:30pm
The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

MIX at SIX: Brian Brooks

Brian Brooks Dance Company

Exelon Family Series: New Original Work (TBA)

Brian Brooks Dance Company

Brahms and Dvorák

The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Lawrence Brownlee, tenor
Anthony Clark Evans, baritone
Ann Toomey, soprano


Beyond the Aria

Celebrate the Harris

American Ballet Theatre

Program A

American Ballet Theatre

Program B

American Ballet Theatre

Exelon Family Series: ABTKids

American Ballet Theatre

Program A

American Ballet Theatre

Program B

American Ballet Theatre

Vienna to Hollywood

The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Ana María Martínez, soprano
Andrew Stenson, tenor
Lindsay Metzger, mezzo-soprano


Beyond the Aria

Layla and Majnun

Mark Morris Dance Group & Silk Road Ensemble

MIX at SIX: Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah

Christian Scott aTunde Adjuah

Tempest in C Minor

The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

Nicole Cabell, soprano
Mario Rojas, tenor
Patrick Guetti, bass


Beyond the Aria

Resident Companies

The Harris Theater plays a vital role on the Chicago performing arts scene, partnering with not-for-profit music and dance organizations to provide the resources necessary to achieve artistic growth and success. 

Just some of Harris Theater's resident companies include:

  • Chicago Opera Theater, the young, fresh and critically-acclaimed theater company that offers first-class productions of operatic repertoire and specializes in the greatest works of the 17th, 18th and 20th centuries. 
  • Chicago Human Rhythm Project, aka CHRP, the first year round presenter of concert tap and contemporary percussive dance in the world
  • Chicago Children’s Choir, a multiracial, multicultural choral music education organization that serves more than 3,000 children through choirs in Chicago Public Schools, after-school programs and the  Concert Choir
  • Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, among the world’s top contemporary dance companies and a global cultural ambassador. 
  • Luna Negra Dance Theater, a company that celebrates the richness and diversity of Latino culture through the creation of works by contemporary Latino choreographers
  • Music of the Baroque, consistently positioned among Chicago’s leading classical music groups, one of the few groups of its stature in the country devoted to the performance of eighteenth-century works

Visit Harris Theater for additional details on resident and visiting companies, performance schedules and tickets.

 

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