The Passion of Joan of Arc / Voices of Light

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Marin Alsop, conductor
Alumni Singers from Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute

Thursday, July 16, 2020
4:30 PM
Donor Gates Open
5:00 PM
Public Gates Open
8:00 PM
Concert Starts

Reserved: $35–$110
Lawn: $25

NOTE: Ravinia's 2020 Season is Cancelled

Covid-19 has forced the cancellation of all public and privately hosted events on our grounds, including the 2020 season. More info.


Richard Einhorn:   Voices of Light

Oratorio inspired by Carl Dreyer’s 1928 silent film The Passion of Joan of Arc, performed with the complete film shown on Pavilion and Lawn video screens


Concert Information

Celebrating the 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage

Carl Theodor Dreyer’s landmark silent film is based on history, and it made history, creating techniques that still inspire modern movie production. Renée Jeanne Falconetti gives one of cinema’s most impressive performances as the heroic Saint Joan!