Candide June 3-11

June 3-11, 2017

Cahn Auditorium, Evanston

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“The best of all possible worlds!”

Take Voltaire’s timeless satire on the follies and foibles of the human race, add a score by Leonard Bernstein of West Side Story and Wonderful Town, and you get Candide — a madcap circus of a show. Indulge in Glitter and Be Gay, Make Our Garden Grow, the famous Candide overture and other musical gems.
Ages 12 and older

With 23-piece orchestra

Candide
The Royal National Theatre Version
Music by Leonard Bernstein
Book adapted from Voltaire by Hugh Wheeler
In a new version by John Caird
Lyrics by Richard Wilbur
With additional lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, John Latouche, Lillian Hellman, Dorothy Parker and Leonard Bernstein

Saturday, June 3, 2017 at 8 pm
Sunday, June 4 at 2 pm
Wednesday, June 7 at 2 pm
Friday, June 9 at 8 pm
Saturday, June 10 at 8 pm
Sunday, June 11 at 2 pm
Tickets start at $34
Age 25 and younger 1/2 price (suitable for 12 and older)

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Or call (847) 920-5360

 

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