Considering Matthew Shepard

Command Encore!

Craig Hella Johnson, artistic director and conductor

Thursday, September 12, 2019
4:30 PM
Donor Gates Open
5:00 PM
Public Gates Open
7:30 PM
Concert Starts

Tickets: $65 / $45
Lawn: $10


Craig Hella Johnson:       Considering Matthew Shepard

Park Details

Parking Alert:  Please note that the Park and Ride Shuttles will not be available for tonight’s concert.
You will be able to locate FREE parking in Ravinia’s West Lot.

Post-Concert Talk: Dennis and Judy Shepard, who became tireless advocates of LGBTQ rights following the murder of their son Matthew Shepard, will join composer Craig Hella Johnson and Matthew Shepard Foundation Executive Director Jason Marsden for a discussion in the Martin Theatre, about their son’s life and the presentation of Considering Matthew Shepard. All Pavilion and Lawn ticketholders will be admitted free to the discussion which takes place after the performance.

Concert Information

In association with Center on Halsted

One of Chicago Tribune's 10 best concerts of 2018!

"Much more than just one man's story. In some respects, it was everyone's story, a reflection on human travails and heavenly aspirations."—Howard Reich


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