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When I Am Free: A Benefit Concert for Rainbow Railroad

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Hoover-Leppen Theatre

3656 North Halsted Street

Chicago, IL 60613

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Join us for an evening of spectacular music as we launch our annual Chicago 5 Lives campaign!

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On December 3rd, you can help save lives. Please join us for "When I Am Free," a glorious evening of classical music performed by spectacular young artists sharing both their musical virtuosity and the passion of their own migration experience -- all in support of Rainbow Railroad.

"When I Am Free" is the premier event of our annual CHICAGO FIVE LIVES Campaign, our end-of-year effort to raise $50,000 to save the lives of at least five LGBTQI+ individuals fleeing violence and persecution.

When: Friday, December 3rd @ 7:30 PM

Where: Hoover-Leppen Theater, Center on Halsted, 3656 N Halsted St

  • If you are attending virtually, we will email you an hour before the event with details on how to join the live stream.

Featuring performances by:

  • Julimar Gonzalez, violin
  • Gabriela Lara, violin
  • The Soto String Quartet
  • Carlos Jaquez Gonzalez, composer
  • Kosta Karakashyan, director/choreographer
  • The Momentum Chamber Orchestra

Hosted by:

  • Honorary Chair: U.S. Representative Jan Schakowsky
  • Tracy Baim
  • Lori Cannon
  • Mitchell Channon and Bruce Koff
  • Dan Dever and Tom Bachtell
  • Tracy and Aybars Emsun
  • Robyn Golden
  • Mike Jarecki
  • Arthur Johnston and Pepe Peña
  • Jeremy Macklin and Patrick Sessler
  • Jason Roberts
  • Steve Robinson
  • Richard Turner
  • Victor Salvo
  • Modesto Tico Valle
  • John von Rhein

COVID Prevention: All guests are required to show proof of vaccination and masks are required indoors and during the performance. There will be no intermission.

Can't make it? Please join the campaign by donating directly to the CHICAGO 5 LIVES campaign.

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Hoover-Leppen Theatre

3656 North Halsted Street

Chicago, IL 60613

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LGBTQI+ and Allies focused on making the world a safer and more welcoming place

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