Pops Ensemble: “Look Up!”

Jordan FranciscoPops Ensemble

Lakeside Pride Pops Ensemble: Look Up! Cover Photo. Air Blimp and floating house attached to a bunch of balloons, both floating in the sky

The Lakeside Pride Pops Ensemble’s first concert of the season features music influenced by sights found in the sky. In keeping with our season’s theme, Rise, the variety of our musical selections will inspire you to look up. You might see Elphaba on her broomstick, Toothless the dragon, or a buzzing bumble bee. Come see us at the Logan Center for the Arts to see what other adventures are out there.

Location: Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts, 915 E 60th St
Date & Time: February 11th, 2023 | 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
$10 at the door, but skip the line by buying online

About this Season

Celebrating our 25th Anniversary, the 14 performing groups of Lakeside Pride Music Ensembles proudly announce our 2022-2023 concert series – Rise.

As our community celebrates overcoming adversity from the pandemic and societal unrest, we ‘band’ together in jubilant rebirth. You can anticipate Lakeside Pride’s signature brand of musical excellence and diversity in a myriad of performances this season. You won’t want to miss this!

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.


All-gender restroom Yes
A path from the street to the performance spaceYes
Strobe lights and lasersMaybe
Smoke machinesNo

COVID-19 Precautions

  • You can read the University of Chicago’s COVID-19 policy.
  • Vaccination is strongly recommended.
  • Masking is not required but encouraged.