Our popular Sunday Salon Series continues for a seventh season of cabaret-style performances in the John and Angeline Oremus Theater. Seven tables ring the stage, and additional theater seating provides an intimate setting to enjoy some of Chicago’s most talented and versatile performers.

For questions regarding our Salon Series, contact BoxOffice@morainevalley.edu or call (708) 974-5500.

Know Before You Go

  • All audience members, staff and performers* must wear a face mask at all times.
  • All performances are held in the Dorothy Menker Theater to ensure proper social distancing of all attendees.
  • There will be a maximum capacity of 50 audience members per performance.
  • All staff and performers will complete health screenings before entering campus.
  • All in-person audience members will be required to submit a symptom survey via Cleared4Campus before entering the building. Go to morainevalley.edu/visitor to register and take the survey. Show your purple access pass when you arrive. If you have symptoms, you will receive a red screen and will not be admitted into the building.
  • The theater will be cleaned and sanitized one hour before each scheduled performance.
  • High-traffic areas such as entryways, restrooms and the lobby will be sanitized regularly.
  • The Box Office will be open one hour before the start of each performance and close 30 minutes after the start of show.

Ticket Prices

Table Seating $30 General public/ $27 Members/ $25 military/ free for students (with ID).
Theater Seating $25 General public/ $22.50 Members/ $20 military/ free for students (with ID). To purchase military or student tickets, please contact the box office.

Still Rockin’!
A Hilarious Musical Tribute to Baby Boomers
Featuring Pam Peterson and Jan Slavin

Sunday, Jan. 23, 2022
2 p.m. (SOLD OUT) and 5:30 p.m

The Boomer Babes celebrate and spoof their generation with zany wit and musical flair. Vocal duo Pam Peterson and Jan Slavin sing and schmooze about the ‘50s, ’60s, friendship, love, and facing their age with gut-busting humor.

Riotous and fabulously musical... zany and zinging!
– Chicago After Dark

Unforgettable: Songs and Stories from The Great American Songbook
Featuring Jodi Beach with the Jodi Beach Trio

Sunday, May 15, 2022
2 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.

Stardust to Moonglow, Gershwin to Nat King Cole, Jodi’s warm and engaging performance takes you on a journey through The Great American Songbook weaving elegant arrangements with sentimental stories of the music, composers, and cherished musicians from this timeless era of American music.

…a versatile and radiant performer who has the knack of making an audience feel like they are her best friends.
– Maestro Steven Larsen, Rockford Symphony Orchestra