Eklektikos host John Aielli shares his picks for this week and beyond!
Inversion Ensemble Presents “I Belong to You”
Sat, Jun 25, 2022, 7:30 PM CDT
Inversion presents I Belong to You, a spectacular multimedia experience featuring the world premiere of “Motherland/I Belong to You,” an unprecedented oratorio blending poetry, comic book illustration, and choral music. The autobiographical libretto by critically acclaimed comic book author Greg Pak (The Incredible Hulk, Star Wars) explores the history, culture, and natural wonders of Texas from the perspective of a native Texan during the various stages of his life.
Paramount Summer Classic Film Series
All Summer Long
Come celebrate 48 YEARS of the Paramount Summer Classic Film Series
We’ve got tried-and-true classics, NEW classics, milestone anniversaries, plus a new partnership with our friends over at Hyperreal Film Club, who have added their own 6-film mini-series to our summer lineup.
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Taking place in various spectacular locations, these candlelit performances allow you to experience live music in a completely new way.
Enjoy a host of concerts illuminated by candlelight and performed by live musicians in some of the most iconic venues in Austin.
16th Austin African American Book Festival
JUNE 25, 2022
Now in its 16th year, the Austin African American Book Festival returns as a live event June 25 from 10:00 to 3:00 at the George Washington Carver Museum and Library at 1165 Angelina Street.
Austin Classical Guitar Presents “BOYD MEETS GIRL”
Saturday, July 23, 2022 at 7:30pm CT ($25-50)
This summer ACG is partnering with Austin Chamber Music Center to bring Australian classical guitarist Rupert Boyd and American cellist Laura Metcalf to the fabulous Bates Recital Hall at UT Austin. The duo performs an eclectic and engaging range of repertoire, from Bach to Beyoncé and we are so thrilled to hear what they have in store!
Austin Chamber Music Festival
July 8–24, 2022
The Austin Chamber Music Festival takes over the classical music world in Austin every July. By presenting the finest local, emerging, and international-touring chamber artists, ACMC energizes the community with chamber music for three weeks.
The 2022 Festival will take place July 8–24. See the program for each concert below. All events to take place at Bates Recital Hall, except The Tale of the Fox on July 24, taking place at AFS Cinema.