Schola Antiqua back in concert to celebrate the 700th anniversary of Dante's death
Schola Antiqua reemerges for its first concert since early 2020 for the inaugural event at the new Athenaeum Center for Thought & Culture in Chicago. Join us Sunday, November 14, 3pm for a program honoring the 700th anniversary of the death of the great Italian poet Dante Alighieri. Featuring art historian Elizabeth Lev. We will journey through the Divine Comedy, from Inferno to Paradiso, exploring the significance of the world’s most famous epic poem and its author. Experience the depth and complexity of Dante’s vision through a series of recitations, displays of visual art, and music provided by the Schola Antiqua, which carry the soul alongside the pilgrim in his ascent to Paradise. Ticket info.