Athenaeum Center presents:

Dante 360

November 18-20, 2022

About the Show

Join us for a journey through the Divine Comedy, from Inferno to Paradiso. Featuring art historian, Elizabeth Lev, this event will explore the significance of the world’s most famous epic poem and its author, the illustrious Dante Alighieri. Experience the depth and complexity of Dante’s vision through a series of recitations, displays of visual art, and music provided by the vocal ensemble Schola Antiqua, which carry the soul alongside the pilgrim in his ascent to Paradise.


Jerry Bloom
Chris Jensen
Mike McShane
Hollynn St. Clair
John Koster
Lawrence Garner
Erin Stewart
Talia Langman
Joshua Seeger
Elizabeth Lev
Schola Antiqua
Mike Rogalski

Creative Team

Lawrence Daufenbach


Peggy Garvey


Rachel Henneberry

Stage Manager

Audience Reaction

"Dante 360 had all the flavors of art you expect to see at the Athenaeum Center for the upcoming years. The blend of music and art, along with Elizabeth Lev's scholarly words was the perfect mix of artistic mediums."
— Taylor
"It really struck a cord, this is what has been missing in the Chicago arts atmosphere. Bringing back the classics."
— Todd


Show Trailer


Nov 18th


Nov 19th


Nov 20th


Event Details

Doors Open: 6:00pm
Show Begins: 7:00pm
Running Time: ~160 minutes
Ages: All ages
Address: 2936 N Southport Ave

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