Celebrate the Harris

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Please join the Harris Theater for Music and Dance for our 2018 Gala, celebrating the triumphant return of American Ballet Theatre to Chicago, where they will be taking the stage exclusively at the Harris.

Evening Details:

Cocktail and Hors d’oeuvre Reception
Harris Theater Expanded Lower Lobby
American Ballet Theatre Opening Night performance
80 minutes, no intermission

Seated dinner to follow performance in the Art Institute of Chicago Modern Wing

Honorary Chair

Mayor Rahm Emanuel

Marilyn F. and David J. Vitale

Caryn and King Harris, Harris Family Foundation
Alexandra C. and John D. Nichols
Abby McCormick O’Neil and D. Carroll Joynes
Marilyn F. and David J. Vitale


(In formation)
BMO Wealth Management
Kay Bucksbaum
The Crown Family
Kent and Liz Dauten, Keystone Capital
Jim and Karen Frank
Jay Franke and David Herro
Karen Z. Gray-Krehbiel and John H. Krehbiel, Jr.
Jack and Sandra Guthman, Taft Stettinius & Hollister LLP
Irving Harris Foundation, Joan W. Harris
Mellody Hobson and George Lucas
JPMorgan Chase
Kay and Fred Krehbiel
Robert M. and Diane v.S. Levy
Northern Trust 
Scott C. Swanson, PNC Bank

Ariel Investments
Rita and John Canning
Janet and Craig Duchossois
Fifth Third Bank
Loop Capital
Judith Neisser
Ken Norgan
Cathy and Bill Osborn
Reed Smith LLP
John W. and Jeanne M. Rowe

Media sponsor

The 2018 Gala will bring together over 400 civic and philanthropic leaders for an evening of celebration in support of the Harris Theater for Music and Dance, which is proud to be recognized as a cultural leader in educational and outreach initiatives, artistic partnerships, and bringing the finest national and international music and dance to Chicago.

Table Levels (Tables seat 10):
$100,000 — Gala Vice-Chair
$50,000 — Host Committee Benefactor
$25,000 — Host Committee Grand Patron
$12,000 — Patron
$1,200 — Individual Ticket

To purchase a table or an individual ticket download a 2018 Gala pledge form here. For more information, please call 312.334.2460.