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CSO Sessions Episode 3: Stravinsky, Saint-Georges, & Dvořák All Ages Early Warnings (Music) Online

Through Nov. 13

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Members of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra perform work by the three composers as part of the CSO's online streaming series; access provided after ticket purchase.

CSO Sessions Episode 4: Mozart, Shaw, & Brahms All Ages Early Warnings (Music) Online

Through Nov. 20

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Members of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra perform work by the three composers as part of the CSO's online subscription series; access provided after ticket purchase.

Take Me to the World: A Sondheim 90th Birthday Celebration Free All Ages Online

Available any time on YouTube

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In honor of Stephen Sondheim's 90th birthday and the 50th anniversary of the Broadway opening of Company, Raúl Esparza, who won a Tony as Bobby in the 2006 revival of the latter, produced this all-star virtual concert of Sondheim's work. The lineup includes performances and tributes from Patti LuPone, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Nathan Lane, Bernadette Peters, Kelli Peters, and many others. Mary-Mitchell Campbell served as music director and Paul Wontorek as director. Available free, but donations accepted for ASTEP (Artists Striving to End Poverty), a nonprofit founded by Campbell and Juilliard students to help youth in underserved communities receive access to arts training.

North 41 All Ages Early Warnings (Music)

Fri., Oct. 30, 7:30 p.m.
City Winery 1200 W. Randolph St., Chicago Near West Side

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10/30 sold out. These shows are Independent Venue Week affiliated events. 312-733-9463

Rajiv Halim Quintet All Ages Early Warnings (Music)

Fri., Oct. 30, 7 & 9 p.m., Sat., Oct. 31, 7 & 9 p.m. and Sun., Nov. 1, 4 & 8 p.m.
Jazz Showcase 806 S. Plymouth Ct., Chicago South Loop

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10/30-11/1 canceled 312-360-0234

Story of the Year All Ages Early Warnings (Music) New Early Warnings (Music) Online

Sat., Nov. 7, 7 p.m.

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Livestream access provided after ticket purchase.

Thaddeus Tukes with Swan Collective Early Warnings (Music)

Fri., Oct. 30, 7:30 & 9:30 p.m. and Sat., Oct. 31, 7:30 & 9:30 p.m.
Andy’s Jazz Club 11 E. Hubbard, Chicago River North

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10/30 and 10/31 canceled 312-642-6805

CSO Sessions Episode 5: Rossini, Dahl, & Prokofiev All Ages Early Warnings (Music) New Early Warnings (Music) Online

Through Nov. 27

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Members of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra perform work by the three composers as part of the CSO's online subscription series; access provided after ticket purchase.

Heat featuring DJ Ron Carroll and more Free Early Warnings (Music)

Thursdays, 7 p.m. Continues through Dec. 23
Le Nocturne Chicago 4810 N. Broadway, Chicago Uptown


Masks required for entry; seating limited 773-271-5441

Enamour Free Online

Thursdays, 12 p.m.


The Washington, D.C.-based DJ and producer hosts a weekly DJ livestream set on his Twitch page.

Beach Bunny Recommended All Ages Early Warnings (Music)

Fri., Oct. 30, 7:30 p.m.
Schaumburg Boomers Stadium 1999 Springinsguth Rd., Schaumburg Suburbs Northwest

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847-461-3695

Situations Last Show Livestream featuring Unmanned Ship, YKK, Brett Koontz, Murph the Band, and more Recommended Free All Ages Early Warnings (Music) New Early Warnings (Music) Soundboard The Short List (Theater) Online

Fri., Oct. 30, 11:59 p.m.

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A 24-hour livestream festival in honor of the DIY space Situations, which will close on 11/1. Donations are encouraged to benefit Family Rescue and audience members can contribute at Situations's Patreon.

Livestream will include live performances by Unmanned Ship, YKK (formerly known as The Rolling Stones), Brett Koontz, and Murph the Band, along with pre-recorded performances and video art by Bill MacKay, Sarah Squirm, Matthew J. Rolin, Melkbelly, Mitch Bueller, Aitis, Whisker, Amber Marshian, Big Glizee 3121, Foster Care, Daniel Knox, Bobby Burg, Magic Ian,, Bandy, Ryley Walker, Platinum Boys, Blood Licker, John Bellows, Old Dirty 93, Heet Deth, Salvation, Jake Acosta, Owen Casey, Dave Lineal, Jnana, Jill Flanagan, Fielded, Sarah Quillin, Jeff Graupner, Oozing Wound, and more.

Joanna Connor All Ages Early Warnings (Music)

Fri., Oct. 30, 4:30 & 7 p.m.
SPACE 1245 Chicago Ave., Evanston Evanston

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7 PM sold out 847-492-8860

LP’s Happy Hour hosted by Lawrence Peters featuring Wildwood Flowers, Meg Sampson All Ages Early Warnings (Music) Online

Fri., Oct. 30, 5 p.m.

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The country singer and DJ hosts his online weekly talk show in a livestream format, hosted by the Hideout.

Deadmau5 18+ Early Warnings (Music) New Early Warnings (Music)

Fri., Oct. 30, 6 p.m. and Sat., Oct. 31, 6 p.m.
SeatGeek Stadium 7000 S. Harlem Ave, Bridgeview Suburbs Southwest

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A drive-in concert 877-598-8703

Pigeons Playing Ping Pong All Ages Early Warnings (Music) Online

Fri., Oct. 30, 6:15 p.m. and Sat., Oct. 31, 6:15 p.m.

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Livestream at Fans with ticket purchase.

Cannonball Early Warnings (Music)

Fri., Oct. 30, 7 p.m.
FitzGerald’s 6615 Roosevelt, Berwyn Berwyn

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708-788-2118

Boogarins Early Warnings (Music) Online

Fri., Oct. 30, 7 p.m.

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Livestream presented by Sleeping Village at Seated; access provided after ticket purchase.

Aquabats Kooky Spooky Halloween Party All Ages Early Warnings (Music) New Early Warnings (Music) Online

Fri., Oct. 30, 8 p.m.

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The band performs from their latest release, Kooky Spooky ... In Stereo. Livestream at Veeps.

Emily Kuhn Free All Ages Early Warnings (Music) Online

Fri., Oct. 30, 8:30 p.m.


Livestream at Constellation’s YouTube channel.

New Orleans Suspects Early Warnings (Music) Canceled

Fri., Oct. 30, 8:30 p.m.
FitzGerald’s 6615 Roosevelt, Berwyn Berwyn

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canceled 708-788-2118

Kurt Elling All Ages Early Warnings (Music) Online

Fri., Oct. 30, 3 & 8 p.m. and Fri., Nov. 13, 3 & 8 p.m.

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Livestream at Mandolin; access provided after ticket purchase.

Rufus Wainwright Early Warnings (Music) Online

Fri., Oct. 30, 4 p.m., Fri., Nov. 6, 4 p.m., Fri., Nov. 13, 4 p.m., Fri., Nov. 20, 4 p.m. and Fri., Nov. 27, 4 p.m.

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Livestream via the Veeps website.