FINAL PERFORMANCE ADDED AT AMBASSADOR CHICAGO

Porchlight’s ALL-NEW Outdoor Concerts!

Porchlight is proud to announce additional dates and the cast for our Broadway in your Backyard summer concert series! This 90 minute performance of Broadway songs celebrates family, friends, community and inspiration. Broadway in your Backyard is suitable for all ages and many dates are free and open to the public.

BIYB Program Sept

Directed by Michael Weber (he/him)
Music Directed by Justin Akira Kono (he/him)


Upcoming Concert Dates

Saturday, Sept. 11 at 12 PM

Private Event for Chicago Youth Center Families

Tuesday, Sept. 28 at 7 PM

General Admission – $45 [Buy Tickets]
Ambassador Hotel Chicago – 1901 N. State Parkway, 17th Floor Astor Terrace
Co-presented with Ambassador Chicago

This special evening, the final performance in our summer 2021 series, takes place on the Astor Terrace and begins at 6:30 PM with complimentary wine, soft drinks and light appetizers. The evening at the celebrated hotel continues with a performance at 7 PM with Satya Chávez, Nik Kmiecik, Michelle Lauto and Lorenzo Rush Jr.


2021 Summer Performance Dates

Sunday, July 18 at 4 PM

FREE and open to the public
Washington Square Park – 901 N. Clark St, Chicago
Sponsored by Washington Square Park Advisory Council

Tuesday, Aug. 3 at 6:30 PM

FREE and open to the public
Welles Park – 2333 W. Sunnyside Ave, Chicago
Sponsored by Welles Park Advisory Council

Saturday, Aug. 7 at 8 PM

$35 – 45 – Minimum 2 tickets, maximum of 6 per seating [Buy Tickets]
North Shore Center for the Performing Arts in Skokie, 9501 Skokie Blvd, Skokie
Included video projections and expanded band as part of the “Out Back Summer Sessions,” presented by the North Shore Center for the Performing Arts in Skokie.

Tuesday, Aug. 10 at 5pm

FREE and open to the public
Seneca Park – 220 E. Chicago Ave, Chicago
Sponsored by Marc and Maureen Schulman and Eli’s Cheesecake

Wednesday, Aug. 18 at 6:30 PM

FREE and open to the public
Portage Park – 4100 N. Long Ave, Chicago
Sponsored by Friends of Portage Park

Saturday, August 28 at 12 PM

FREE and open to the public
Sidney Epstein Youth Center – 3415 W. 13th Place, Chicago
Sponsored by CYC and Chicago’s Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events

Saturday, Sept. 11 at 12 PM

Private Event for Chicago Youth Center Families

Tuesday, Sept. 28 at 7 PM

General Admission – $45 [Buy Tickets]
Ambassador Hotel Chicago – 1901 N. State Parkway, 17th Floor Astor Terrace
Co-presented with Ambassador Chicago
Doors open at 6:30 PM with complimentary wine, soft drinks and light appetizers.