Elton John referred to Rufus Wainwright as “the greatest songwriter on the planet” and PopMatters called him “one of pop music’s most rewarding and indelible voices.”
Date: Thursday, April 6, 2017
Location: City Winery Chicago – 1200 W. Randolph St., Chicago, IL 60607
Cost: $85 (Ticketing processing fees apply.)
Additional dates and times available Friday, April 7, 2017. Times vary by date. Please view ticketing page for details.
Rufus Wainwright — son of folk musicians Kate McGarrigle and Loudon Wainwright III — is acclaimed for his unique brand of opera-influenced pop (baroque pop or “popera”). This award-winning singer-songwriter has toured with superstars, contributed songs to movies and TV shows and turned heads with his Grammy-nominated live tribute to Judy Garland, Rufus Does Judy at Carnegie Hall. Now you can see Rufus in concert in Chicago when he brings his lavish, theatrical melodies to City Winery.Buy Tickets