David Sedaris

Raue Center for the Arts 26 N. Williams St., Crystal Lake, IL

Best-selling author David Sedaris returns to Raue Center! David Sedaris is the bestselling author of the books Calypso, Theft By Finding, Let’s Explore Diabetes with Owls, Squirrel Seeks Chipmunk, When You Are Engulfed in Flames, Dress Your Family in Corduroy and Denim, Me Talk Pretty One Day, Holidays on Ice, Naked, and Barrel Fever. He […]

$50 – $76

Rotary Rocks the Raue / Fleetwood Max

Raue Center for the Arts 26 N. Williams St., Crystal Lake, IL

The Definitive Fleetwood Mac and Stevie Nicks Tribute Band The Fleetwood Max experience captures the mystical atmosphere, look, and sound of these enigmatic Rock and Roll Hall of Famers with outstanding vocal and character performances from a cast of the most respected, professional, touring musicians on the United States East Coast. Each member is dedicated […]

$45 – $75

Lucy’s Comedy

Raue Center for the Arts 26 N. Williams St., Crystal Lake, IL

Best stand-up in the burbs! Raue Center brings the best stand-up comics in the Chicagoland area close to home with Lucy’s Comedy, Raue Center’s longest-running program! Curated by comic and radio personality, John DaCosse. Now returning to our on-stage lounge seating! Don’t forget to become a RaueNOW Member to save up to 30% on 2 […]

$25

Steve Augeri

Raue Center for the Arts 26 N. Williams St., Crystal Lake, IL

Drawing on a range of diverse musical influences to deliver a unique take on the genre of melodic rock, Steve Augeri is an American rock singer best known as the lead vocalist for the rock group Journey from 1998 to 2006. Steve debuts with the seven times Platinum "Armageddon" sound track then on to record […]

$65 – $75

Greenroom Improv

Raue Center for the Arts 26 N. Williams St., Crystal Lake, IL

For over 20 years, GreenRoom Improv has performed nationally for a wide range of audiences and events. GreenRoom specializes in a unique blend of clean, high-energy, multi-faceted improv comedy. GreenRoom members include Dave Hunter, Matthew Aldis, Kerry Cox, Sam Barbaro, Christian Zierke, Miriam Naponelli, Jess Smith, Paul Gunsul (piano), & Erik Scheele (piano). For more […]

$13 – $20

Ron Vincent sings Cat Stevens

Raue Center for the Arts 26 N. Williams St., Crystal Lake, IL

The only Cat Stevens Tribute Artist in the World who has FULL ACKNOWLEDGEMENT of the Real Cat Stevens! Ron Vincent, now known as Youssef, as well as The Whole Gordon Family (Cat Stevens’ real last name) have re-duplicated all of the classic Cat Stevens songs into a World-Class Celebration of one of the Greatest Artists […]

$30 – $37

Heartache Tonight

Raue Center for the Arts 26 N. Williams St., Crystal Lake, IL

From the powerful guitar duel in “Hotel California” to the shimmering harmonies of “Peaceful Easy Feeling” a Heartache Tonight show is a true Eagles concert experience featuring all the timeless classic songs from one of the greatest rock bands of all time. With meticulous attention to every detail, Heartache Tonight brings together music from all […]

$30 – $37

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Magic Treehouse: A Ghost Tale for Mr. Dickens

Raue Center for the Arts 26 N. Williams St., Crystal Lake, IL

The magic tree house whisks Jack and Annie back in time to the foggy streets of Victorian London, where they meet the famous, well-off author, Charles Dickens, who has a severe case of writer’s block. Mr. Dickens rescues Jack and Annie, and they, in turn, help him escape the sad memories that haunt him. In […]

$10 – $25

Elgin Symphony Orchestra

Raue Center for the Arts 26 N. Williams St., Crystal Lake, IL

Enjoy Christmas favorites and seasonal music at this annual Yuletide concert at Raue Center For The Arts! The Elgin Symphony Orchestra is unmatched for quality music and a fun, relaxing, cultural experience. From start to finish – the ESO brings world-class, big-city entertainment without the hassles of the big city. Celebrate the holidays this year […]

$53 – $58

Jane Lynch: A Swinging Little Christmas

Raue Center for the Arts 26 N. Williams St., Crystal Lake, IL

What do you get when you mix one part cabaret, one part comedy, and one heaping helping of Christmas kitsch? A Swingin’ Little Christmas! It’s a fun fresh twist on the Christmas specials of the ‘50s and ‘60s when harmonies were tight and swing was the thing. Starring Emmy and Golden Globe winner Jane Lynch […]

$50 – $70

Jane Lynch: A Swingin Little Christmas

Raue Center for the Arts 26 N. Williams St., Crystal Lake, IL

What do you get when you mix one part cabaret, one part comedy, and one heaping helping of Christmas kitsch? A Swingin’ Little Christmas! It’s a fun fresh twist on the Christmas specials of the ‘50s and ‘60s when harmonies were tight and swing was the thing. Starring Emmy and Golden Globe winner Jane Lynch […]

$50 – $70
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Engage Dance Theater Presents The Nutcracker

Raue Center for the Arts 26 N. Williams St., Crystal Lake, IL

Join Clara at her annual Christmas Eve party at the Staulbaum house enjoying a night full of celebration, dancing, and magic! As the party comes to a close Clara sneaks downstairs to find her precious new Nutcracker doll and falls asleep dreaming of her wonderful evening. Clara, startled awake by a group of mischievous mice, […]

$18 – $30

Steve Cochran’s NYE Comedy Show

Raue Center for the Arts 26 N. Williams St., Crystal Lake, IL

Calling all early birds! Wouldn’t it be great if there were a New Year’s Eve show you could enjoy while still making it home in time to fall asleep long before midnight? Good news: there is! Say goodbye to 2022 with Steve Cochran’s New Year’s Eve Comedy Show! This hilarious New Year’s Eve comedy show […]

$37 – $52

American English

Raue Center for the Arts 26 N. Williams St., Crystal Lake, IL

Ring in the New Year with American English! American English returns with another GREAT twist on The Beatles’ with their “A Hard Day’s Night” album followed by their “Let It Be” album! American English is simply the best Beatle tribute story of our time. At the inception of the band, they were voted “number one” […]

$37 – $50

Desert Rock: The Music of Linda Ronstadt and The Eagles

Raue Center for the Arts 26 N. Williams St., Crystal Lake, IL

Featuring tributes to the Southern California bands of the late ’60s and ’70s from the Laurel Canyon area including the Eagles, CSN&Y, Joni Mitchell, Jackson Browne, The Byrds, and more! SoundTracks of a Generation presents an homage to those in the late 60s & early ’70s who pioneered a whole new genre of American music […]

$15 – $31

Bourbon Country

Raue Center for the Arts 26 N. Williams St., Crystal Lake, IL

A LITTLE BIT COUNTRY, A LITTLE BIT ROCK N' ROLL, AND A WHOLE LOT OF FUN! Bourbon Country includes Randy Leggeel, Jody and Paul Fields, and Wade Frazier. Together they have decades of successful individual and band experience from jazz, theater, rock, and country. Bourbon Country has influences varying widely from Johnny Cash and Garth […]

$27 – $33

Lucy’s Comedy

Raue Center for the Arts 26 N. Williams St., Crystal Lake, IL

Best stand-up in the burbs! Raue Center brings the best stand-up comics in the Chicagoland area close to home with Lucy’s Comedy, Raue Center’s longest-running program! Curated by comic and radio personality, John DaCosse. Now returning to our on-stage lounge seating! Don’t forget to become a RaueNOW Member to save up to 30% on 2 […]

$25

Greenroom Improv

Raue Center for the Arts 26 N. Williams St., Crystal Lake, IL

For over 20 years, GreenRoom Improv has performed nationally for a wide range of audiences and events. GreenRoom specializes in a unique blend of clean, high-energy, multi-faceted improv comedy. GreenRoom members include Dave Hunter, Matthew Aldis, Kerry Cox, Sam Barbaro, Christian Zierke, Miriam Naponelli, Jess Smith, Paul Gunsul (piano), & Erik Scheele (piano). For more […]

$13 – $20

FAN HALEN

Raue Center for the Arts 26 N. Williams St., Crystal Lake, IL

Known as “The World’s Most Authentic Tribute to Van Halen!” FAN HALEN sets the stage for a night with Dave, Eddie, Alex, and Michael with a true-to-life tribute to not only the band but the spirit of an era! Based in Southern California, FAN HALEN has been together for over 10 years playing to enthusiastic […]

$21 – $37

George Michael Reborn: A Tribute to WHAM & George Michael

Raue Center for the Arts 26 N. Williams St., Crystal Lake, IL

GEORGE MICHAEL REBORN! The incredible George Michael & WHAM! Tribute to the late, great legend! Starring Robert Bartko! With his live vocals (NO LIP-SYNCING here), Robert Bartko exudes the energy and passion of George in the ’80s and ’90s… getting the crowd on the dance floor for “Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go” and prompting […]

$18 – $35