Beverly Art Walk Honors Judie Anderson 

    The 2021 Beverly Art Walk will honor artist Judie Anderson, friend and muse of the Beverly Area Arts Alliance (The Alliance). In 2014, Sal Campbell, Monica Wilczak and a small group […]

BAC Names New Executive Director  

  Denise M. Powell stepped into her position as the new executive director of the Beverly Arts Center (BAC) on Aug. 1. Powell, who has served as board member since 2019, said, “I am thrilled, excited, and honored […]

Art Walk 2021

The Beverly Area Arts Alliance is excited for the return of the Beverly Art Walk on Sat., Sept. 18. The Art Walk is a multi-faceted neighborhood-wide festival of the arts, with as […]

  Porch Concert Times 2  

  BAPA’s Porch Concert series continues with two performances in July. On Fri., July 2, 6 to 8 p.m., get a sneak preview of Barney Callaghan Pub’s Country on Western music festival featuring favorite […]

Beverly Area Arts Alliance Summer Calendar

The Beverly Area Arts Alliance (The Alliance) is back with a full line-up of summer concerts, gallery exhibits and art events. While the art world is making its come-back from the financial effects of the pandemic, […]

BAC Debuts New Playwright Festival  

  By Kristin Boza  Theater fans are looking forward to the inaugural New Playwright Festival, July 26 to Aug. 1 at the Beverly Arts Center, 2407 W. 111th St.  Playwrights from all over the world […]

BAC Opens Doors to the Arts This Summer 

  Let’s Get Funky: Celebrating Chicago’s Blues History During The Great Migration, Muddy Waters, Howlin’ Wolf, Willie Dixon, Hound Dog Taylor, and other seminal Delta Blues musicians made their way north to settle […]

The Alliance Offers Art and Performance Events 

  As the community wakes up from a long winter filled with snow and pandemic-enforced isolation, the Beverly Area Arts Alliance (The Alliance) is ready to welcome neighbors for a full schedule of visual and performance arts.   […]

Free Film Classes and Festival 

By Tina Jenkins Bell  BAPA and 19th Ward Mutual Aid are sponsoring a free, virtual afterschool film course for youth in grades 5-12. For a little over an hour, starting at 5 p.m., Tues., May 4 […]