For our final show of 2022, the Lakeside Pride Wilde Cabaret shares songs about our greatest wish for our world during this holiday season and throughout the coming year — that is for peace on earth. We invite you to “Come Together” and “Imagine” with us “What a Wonderful World” it would be if we could just “Give Peace a Chance.”
Location: Sidetrack, 3349 N Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60657
Date & Time: December 17th, 2022 | 1:30 PM
About this Season
This year’s season is entitled Rise, which encapsulates the LGBTQ community’s ongoing struggles and its persistence to resolve them, whether that be to survive, to thrive, or to live in harmony with each other. Lakeside Pride is no different, and as we’ve adapted to the pandemic, we find ourselves stronger and more resilient than ever. We continue to be a welcoming family for our members and friends across the Chicagoland area.
We’ve risen to the challenge of keeping our community safe, healthy, strong, and exuberant. We’ve overcome adversity from the pandemic and societal unrest, and continue to use our platform to inspire our members and audiences to join us in our revitalization. We still have lots to do, and many barriers to overcome. But by banding together we can continue to change hearts and minds, grow as a community, and heroically rise to any occasion.
About Lakeside Pride
Lakeside Pride Music Ensembles is Chicago’s premier family of performance groups for members and friends of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) community. Home to four major ensembles – Jazz Orchestra, Marching Band, Pops Ensemble, and Symphonic Band – plus over a dozen chamber ensembles, the organization offers a diverse musical experience for both its audience and members.
|A path from the street to the performance space
|Strobe lights and lasers
- All patrons must provide either proof of complete vaccination or a negative PCR test result taken within 72 hours of the event. Paper and digital copies are accepted.
- All Lakeside Pride performers are required to prove vaccination status to participate in our ensembles.
- Masks worn over the nose and mouth are required when not eating or drinking
- If you are experiencing symptoms of COVID or any other communicable illness, please stay home.