The National Pastime Theater hosts the Beethoven Festival, which features performances from classically trained musicians. Peter Margasak suggests checking out Dan Tepfer, who "released a stunning take on Bach's iconic Goldberg Variations," which Tepfer will perform live for the first time at the festival.
Photographer Catherine Opie presents new work at Rubloff Auditorium, as part of the School of the Art Institute's ongoing visiting artists program series.
Peter Navarro's documentary
For more on these events and others, check out the Reader's daily Agenda page.