May 31 - August 25
Elmhurst Historical Museum
May 30, 9:00 PM - 11:00 PM @ York Theatre, 150 N. York St., Elmhurst
Celebrate the 50-year history of the Rolling Stones and their Chicago tour stop with a screening of the 2008 Martin Scorsese documentary, Shine a Light. Hailed as “one of the most intimate movies ever made about rock-and-roll,” this critically-acclaimed documentary covers the band’s 2006 benefit performances at the Beacon Theatre in New York. The film features exclusive interviews, a star-studded audience, and an incredible soundtrack including guest performances by Buddy Guy, Christina Aguilera and Jack White. Introduction by Paul Natkin, former Rolling Stones tour photographer. Co-sponsored by Classic Cinemas, Elmhurst Historical Museum and Elmhurst City Centre. Presented in 4K digital projection and sound.
May 31, 1:00 PM - August 25, 5:00 PM @ 1st and 2nd floor galleries
Paul Natkin is widely considered to be one of Chicago’s most accomplished music photographers. Starting in the early 1970s, Natkin traveled the world documenting signature moments of drama, excitement and excess that propelled rock’s tumultuous history. His astute eye and knack for capturing “the decisive moment” earned international acclaim and resulted in numerous magazine and album covers. Learn the stories behind many of Natkin’s photos of rock icons including Bruce Springsteen, The Rolling Stones, Madonna, Pearl Jam, The Who and more.