Fatty Arbuckle & Buster Keaton Comedy Showcase! Live accompaniment provided by Chicagoland’s premiere organist, Jay Warren, on Arcada’s historic 1926 pipe organ!
TUESDAY, JUL 9 at 7:30 PM
Rock and Roll Hall of Famer and pioneering jazz-rock drummer Danny Seraphine is a founding member of the legendary band Chicago, which with over 130 million albums sold, has become one of the world’s biggest and most beloved rock and roll bands. He is now coming to the Arcada with his new band, CTA (California Transit Authority).
FRIDAY, JUL 12 at 8:00 PM
Shaun Hague has built quite the resume in the last decade of his life. At just 17, he was named “The Best Young Blues Guitarist” by The House of Blues and by 21, the young guitarist was playing guitar for blues phenom Kenny Wayne Shepherd. In honor of his biggest musical influence (Eric Clapton), Hague has been making waves with his Journeyman – A Tribute to Eric Clapton.
SATURDAY, JUL 13 at 8:00 PM
Come support some of the suburbs’ best upcoming musicians at Arcada Theatre! The talent competition, now in its eighth season, attracted an initial field of close to 100 acts. Auditions are currently being held to narrow the list down to 15 by the date of this show! The general public will have a say via the Fan Favorite portion of the competition, so come ready to help choose who makes it to the finale!
SUNDAY, JUL 14 at 7:00 PM
The members of Stryper have proven themselves as metal stalwarts, leaving an indelible mark on the genre with each new release. With such hits as “Calling On You,” “Free,” “Honestly,” and “Always There For You,” Stryper’s album sales now exceed over 10 million worldwide. Add to that one of the most successful Christian rock albums ever, 1986’s multi-platinum To Hell With The Devil, and the unique distinction of being the first band in history to notch two songs in MTV’s Top 10 with “Free” and “Honestly.” Autograph has left an everlasting imprint on rock ‘n’ roll. The platinum-selling, hard rock juggernauts gave the world the ubiquitous hit “Turn Up the Radio”, seminal albums such as Sign In Please , That’s The Stuff , and Loud and Clear , as well as unforgettable sold out shows alongside everybody from Mötley Crüe and Ronnie James Dio to Van Halen and Aerosmith.
THURSDAY, JUL 18 at 7:30 PM
Multi-platinum Heavy Metal and Rock band DOKKEN returns to the Arcada to blow the doors off once again! Hear classics like “Alone Again”, “Breaking the Chains”, “In My Dreams”, and many more! Joining Dokken will be up and coming Rock band Hoodlum Johnny.
SATURDAY, JUL 20 at 8:00 PM
Canned Heat gained international attention and secured their niche in the pages of rock ‘n roll history with their performances at the 1967 Monterey Pop Festival (along with Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin and The Who) and the headlining slot at the original Woodstock Festival in 1969. Big Brother & The Holding Company – along with bands like The Grateful Dead, Jefferson Airplane, Quicksilver Messenger Service – is considered one of the original, first wave of great psychedelic bands that came out of San Francisco in the summer of 1965.
SUNDAY, JUL 21 at 5:00 PM
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame duo The Righteous Brothers topped the charts in four decades. Now, Bill Medley joins forces with one of the most versatile vocalists in America, Bucky Heard, to bring the Righteous Brothers back to the stage. …
TUESDAY, JUL 23 at 7:30 PM
Whether he’s playing scorching originals or classic rock covers, his solos are thrilling and reminiscent of Clapton or Stevie Ray in their fiery youth. One thing that remains consistent is Hoey’s impassioned command of the guitar. He can attack his instrument with feral intensity and then play something very soft and achingly beautiful. This ability to mix feeling, phrasing, technique and tone is the true mark of a master guitarist.
SUNDAY, JUL 28 at 5:00 PM
Arcada Theatre 105 E. Main Street St. Charles IL 60174