Alan Alda and Edward O. Wilson
Sunday November 5 | 2 pm
The Chicago Humanities Festival presents Alan Alda and Edward O. Wilson in a rare public conversation about "The Humanities, Sciences, and the Origins of Creativity." Tickets available at the CHF website (click on the image above).
Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile
Thursday October 26 | 7:30 pm
Empty Bottle Presents brings Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile to Rockefeller! We regret that tickets are no longer available, but we are posting this to confirm the time and place for our readers!
Danielle Allen | Cuz: An American Tragedy
Sunday November 5 | 4 pm
Political theorist and philosopher Danielle Allen breaks new ground with her memoir recounting the story of her cousin Michael. Presented by the Chicago Humanities Festival (click on the image for tickets) as part of the Karla Scherer Endowed Series.
Sundays at Rockefeller
Sunday October 22 | 11 am
The Chapel Choir sings Vierne's magnificent Messe Solennelle, in a liturgy inspired by things French. The Revd. Nicholas Romans offers the sermon. All are welcome at the table, always.
Sunday December 3 | 3 pm
A beloved Rockefeller tradition since 1928! Tickets $55 and $25 available from Tuesday October 3 at 12 noon at the University box office (click on the image above and it will take you there).
Tea & Pipes
Tuesdays October 24 and 31 | 4:30 pm
University organist Thomas Weisflog presents the tenth season of our celebrated Tea & Pipes series, including a Halloween special on October 31! Tea is offered from 4 pm. This is followed by the afternoon carillon recital. Free.
amarcord: Luther and Music
Friday November 17 | 7:30 pm [our apologies for the mistaken date in Arts Rock]
amarcord, one of the world's premier vocal ensembles, offers a program of five Gregorian chants, in the original Latin and in Martin Luther's translation, for the 500th anniversary of the Reformation. Tickets $39, students $11, under-18s $1.
Carillon concert tours
Tuesday through Friday, 11:30 am and 4:30 pm
To climb the tower at the time of a carillon recital, please come to the front desk by 11:30 am or 4:30 pm, Tuesday through Friday, to accompany the carillonneur up the 271 steps of the tower. Suggested donation $5.
Rockefeller Chapel opening hours
Tuesday through Friday, 11 am to 6 pm; evenings and weekends for scheduled events only
Rockefeller Chapel is open Tuesday through Friday, 11 am to 6 pm, and at the weekend for scheduled events. We are closed on Mondays, unless special events are scheduled.
Bond Chapel opening hours
Monday to Friday, 8 am to 4:45 pm; evenings and weekends for scheduled events only
Bond Chapel is open Monday to Friday, 8 am to 4:45 pm, and weekends and evenings for scheduled events. Twenty Minutes Still (morning meditation open to all) takes place at 8 am each weekday.