May 17, 2013 • 06:23:55 p.m.

String ensemble to salute movies at Mayslake concert


Alison Gaines will conduct strings. (Photo provided)

The Elmhurst Symphony String Ensemble will perform “Music for Film and Theater.” The performance begins at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 23, at the Mayslake Peabody Estate, Oak Brook.

Assistant Conductor Alison Gaines leads the ESO strings in a serenade of music from film and the stage, featuring a variety of composers and styles, from Mancini to Mozart. Audience members can test their music, theater and movie trivia knowledge in lively conversations with the conductor.

Mayslake Peabody Estate is at 1717 W. 31st St.

They cost $25 for adults, $23 for seniors, $20 for groups of 10 or more, and $7 for students. For tickets, call 630-941-0202. For more information, visit

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