Ravinia Festival announces 2015 lineup

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HIGHLAND PARK, Ill. --Ravinia has announced its lineup for the summer 2015 season today.

More than 120 events have been scheduled from June 16 through September 10 - including 60 artist debuts.

President and CEO of Ravinia Welz Kaufman joined WGN Morning News today to reveal this season's best performers.

Among the highlights: Tony Bennett with Lady Gaga (June 26-27), Santana (Aug. 29-30), Aretha Franklin (July 11) , Rob Thomas (July 18), Sheryl Crow (June 25), Chicago (Aug 22-23), Alan Jackson (Aug 31), Seth MacFarlane (Aug 21) - just to name a few.


The Chicago Symphony Orchestra will provide live music to movies projected onto giant screens in the pavilion and lawn. Movie nights will be devoted to Disney's “Fantasia” and “Fantasia 2000”, “Star Trek”, “Gladiator”, and Danny Elfman scores for Tim Burton films.

Tickets to all events go on sale to Ravinia donors on March 10 and to the general public on April 28, exclusively at Ravinia.org or call 847-266-5100.

Ravinia is located at 418 Sheridan Road in Highland Park.

For more info, visit: www.ravinia.org


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