200 Ravinia Road Park
Highland Park, IL
AITZ HAYIM’S ANNUAL RAVINIA NIGHT ON THE LAWN
SUNDAY, JUNE 24TH
Her mother told Janis Eddy Fink, now Janis Ian that “God doesn’t care if I’m an atheist.”Her parents, in fact, ran a socialist camp in upstate New York.And their Judaism informed their daughter who said, “Being Jewish has informed my existence, my morals, and my writing. I used to argue with my mother about religion. “Her first hit, “Society’s Child”, written when she was 13 years old was made popular when it was publicized by Leonard Bernstein.
In her own life, she developed via a tortuous path leading to her emergence as a proud gay wife and mother who performs the songs that tell the stories that matter to her, whether they be of an interracial couple, a child of Holocaust survivors, political and economic values, or education.
This concert is being performed in Murray Theatre with sound on the lawn. Come as early as 6 PM, the concert begins at 7 PM. Complete info including tickets here . Obtain your own tickets and please let us know if you plan on being there.