Past Event

In Search of an American Dream Festival

The Elgin Symphony Orchestra’s 7th Classic Series concert will feature Peter Boyer’s Ellis Island: The Dream of America, an innovative work that brings elements of symphonic music, theater and multi-media production together on the Hemmens Theatre stage. Actors from the Milwaukee Repertory Theater join the full Elgin Symphony Orchestra in a staged dramatic work portraying the lives of seven immigrants who traveled through Ellis Island in search of the American dream.

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