Illinois Prosecutors: No Charges Against Conductor LevineJames Levine was music director for the Chicago Symphony Orchestra's summer residency at the Ravinia Festival from 1973 to 1993, and was to begin a term next summer as conductor laureate.
Ravinia Music Festival Cuts Ties With Conductor James LevineThe Ravinia Festival has cut all ties with famed conductor James Levine amid the allegations of sexual abuse that prompted the Metropolitan Opera to suspend him.
John Legend Spends The Day In Chicago Ahead Of Ravinia ConcertJohn Legend spent Friday in Chicago with wife and daughter ahead of his concert on Saturday at Ravinia.
Aretha Franklin’s Ravinia Concert Postponed Until SeptemberAs if being the Queen of Soul isn’t enough, Aretha Franklin also is developing a reputation as the Princess of Postponement.
Ravinia Summer Schedule Includes Tony Bennett, Willie Nelson, Aretha FranklinThe season runs June 3 to Sept. 17. Donors will get first crack at tickets beginning March 22, followed by the general public on May 9.
Ramsey Lewis Song Naming ContestRamsey Lewis, artistic director of Jazz at Ravinia is offering fans a chance to name one of his new songs for his Aug. 28 concert with Natalie Cole.
North Suburban Teacher Resigns In Emotional Youtube VideoA north suburban teacher gives new meaning to the term "burning your bridges behind you," as she resigns on a YouTube video decrying a shift towards "Teaching to the Test."
Ravinia Cannon Ball 2012The Ravinia Festival in Highland Park is trying to encourage kids to get into classical music, and they’re offering free visits to the festival as part of the effort.
Customers Complain Of Waiting For Hours Online For Ravinia TicketsCustomers flooded the Ravinia Web site to buy concert tickets on the first day of sales Thursday, and many are complaining that they had to wait online for hours.
Glen Campbell's Goodbye Tour Among Season's Headliners At RaviniaRavinia has something for everyone as usual this summer, from multiple headliners who performed at the original Woodstock to an artist who played at Lollapalooza not long ago – not to mention a stop by Glen Campbell on his goodbye tour.
Ravinia Releases 2011 ScheduleVariety is the spice of life, and there is going to be something for everyone at the Ravinia Festival this year.