Concerts & Events

Wednesday, October 31, 2018  ·  8:30 PM CDT

Chicago Paris Cabaret Connexion

World Music Wednesday

4545 N Lincoln Ave · The Myron R. Szold Music & Dance Hall · 773.728.6000

World Music Wednesdays

A weekly showcase of world music and dance featuring the best local and touring talent! Most shows are Wednesday nights at 8:30 PM.

Most World Music Wednesday concerts are free with a $10 suggested donation. TO GUARANTEE YOUR ENTRY MAKE YOUR RESERVATIONS IN ADVANCE EITHER ONLINE OR BY CALLING THE BOX OFFICE AT 773.728.6000. Reservations unclaimed 10 minutes before showtime will be released to waiting patrons.

Halloween brings on the Toussaint holiday, when the French honor the dead and tell tales of skeletons and ghosts, clowns and masks. Direct from Paris: Michèle Barbier with pianist Patrick Pernet, Clovis le musicopathe, Christian Pagès, Clotilde, and at the piano Jean-Claude Orfali (of the Cabaret Lapin Agile). Introduced by Chicago chanteuse Claudia Hommel.

Audience members are welcome to come in costume!

About the Chicago Paris Cabaret Connexion

A contingent of French performers comes to Chicago to participate in the 8-day Chicago Paris Cabaret Connexion from October 28-November 4, 2018. Some will lead workshops for singers, some will bring programs to Chicago schools and the Alliance Française. All events and workshops are open to the public. Visit to learn more.