Iconic Jazz – Presented by Heartland Festival Orchestra 3/19/2022

Five Points Washington's Caterpillar Performing Arts Center 360 N. Wilmor Rd,, Washington, IL

FEATURING CHUCK ISRAELS & FRIENDS Jazz Icon Chuck Israels found early fame as a bassist in the Bill Evans Trio, going on to collaborate with the great names in Jazz of the 20th and 21st Centuries; including Billie Holiday, Benny Goodman, Coleman Hawkins, Stan Getz, Herbie Hancock, J.J. Johnson, and many others. Chuck and his…

Opera Over the Top – Presented by Heartland Festival Orchestra 4/23/2022

Five Points Washington's Caterpillar Performing Arts Center 360 N. Wilmor Rd,, Washington, IL

SOPRANO SARAH JANE MCMAHON AND TENOR RICHARD TROXELL Our internationally acclaimed guest artists have won stellar praise – Sarah Jane for her “beautiful vocal sophistication” and “sparkling stage presence”, and Richard as “a dashing presence - matinee idol with a big ringing voice”. On stage with the Heartland Festival Orchestra, Sarah and Richard will combine…

The Peking Acrobats

Five Points Washington's Caterpillar Performing Arts Center 360 N. Wilmor Rd,, Washington, IL

Coming soon to the Caterpillar Performing Arts Theater, The Peking Acrobats! March 27, 2022 @ 3:00pm Tickets on sale NOW! For the last thirty two years, The Peking Acrobats have redefined audience perceptions of Chinese acrobatics. They perform daring maneuvers atop a precarious pagoda of chairs and display their technical prowess at such arts as…

A Romantic Finale – Presented by Heartland Festival Orchestra 5/28/2022

Five Points Washington's Caterpillar Performing Arts Center 360 N. Wilmor Rd,, Washington, IL

MELISSA WHITE, VIOLIN Our season finale is rich with beauty and romance. American violinist Melissa White has enchanted audiences and critics around the world as both a soloist and a chamber musician. Her recent performance with the National Philharmonic was deemed “absolutely breathtaking”, and praised for the “grace, precision, and warmth” of her playing. Melissa…

“I am.. He said” Celebrate the music of Neil Diamond

Five Points Washington's Caterpillar Performing Arts Center 360 N. Wilmor Rd,, Washington, IL

“We are saying what HE said,” laughs Matt Vee referring to the one and only Neil Diamond. Matt along with cousins Jeff and Tommy Vee, local music scene veterans and sons of the legendary Bobby Vee, join forces with their family and friends as The Killer Vees to celebrate the music from a timeless catalog.…