Cabaret at Ten Chimneys with E. Faye Butler
Thursday, March 23rd | 6:00pm Dinner, 7:00pm Performance
In celebration of Women's History Month, Chicago's E. Faye Butler will honor the songs made famous by female icons of the twentieth century, including Etta James, Dinah Washington, Mahalia Jackson, Billie Holiday, Lena Horne, Nina Simone, and Ella Fitzgerald.
For one-night-only, cabaret sensation E. Faye, together with Ron Haynes performing the songs of Louis Armstrong, will pay tribute to these remarkable women in history.
All tickets include dinner and a complimentary specialty drink. Tickets are on sale now: $100 per person | Ring (262) 968-4110
Music in the Drawing Room with Eric Yves Garcia
Friday, April 14th and Saturday, April 15th | 7:00pm
Eric Yves Garcia will honor the songs of pianists Nat King Cole, Hoagy Carmichael, "Hutch," Bobby Short, and Barbara Carroll, in his new show "Keepers of the Keys".
An intimate evening in the Lunts' stunning, mural-filled Drawing Room at Ten Chimneys. This private room was the main setting for the Lunts to entertain their guests, where the likes of Katharine Hepburn, Laurence Olivier, and Helen Hayes were entertained by guests playing the Noël Coward piano.
All tickets include complimentary champagne. Tickets are on sale now: $100 per person | Ring: (262) 968-4110
Pearl's in the House by Art Manke
Friday, May 19th and Saturday, May 20th | 6:00pm Dinner, 7:00pm Performance
Just as the Lunts collaborated with playwrights, actors, and directors in developing new work, Ten Chimneys Foundation continues the tradition as we welcome Art Manke, playwright, and director, and the cast for a play reading at Ten Chimneys. Pearl's in the House is a musical play workshopped at Ten Chimneys and features actors Kim Staunton and Malkia Stampley.
All tickets include dinner and a complimentary specialty drink. Tickets are on sale now: $100 per person | Ring: (262) 968-4110
Ten Chimneys Day
Friday, May 26th | 3:30pm
Join us for our annual Ten Chimneys Day celebration and the unveiling of our 2017 exhibition. Ring (262) 968-4110 to RSVP to this event that is open to the public and admission is free.
The state of Wisconsin officially recognizes May 26th of every year as Ten Chimneys Day, paying tribute to the historic significance of Ten Chimneys and the ongoing impact of Ten Chimneys Foundation. The day celebrates the anniversary of the marriage of Alfred Lunt and Lynn Fontanne (1922), the anniversary of Ten Chimneys' opening to the public as a house museum and national resource for theatre and the arts (2003), and the anniversary of Ten Chimneys' dedication as a National Historic Landmark (2004).
Wine Tasting & Food Pairing with Ruben Moreno
Sunday, June 18th and Saturday, August 12th | 4:00pm
Former Captain and Sommelier at The French Laundry and now proprietor of Soil & Vine, Ruben Moreno, will lead guests through a decadent wine experience on the grounds of Ten Chimneys historic estate.
Tickets are on sale now: $125 per person | Ring: (262) 968-4110
The 2017 Lunt-Fontanne Fellowship Program with Master Teacher Alfred Molina
Friday, July 14th | 7pm
An intimate evening during which Alfred Molina will share stories about his life and career.
Saturday, July 15th | 7pm
Alfred Molina and the 2017 Lunt-Fontanne Fellows will take the stage for a rare look at the work they explored during their week at Ten Chimneys, as well as a one-night-only program highlighting the remarkable ten actors chosen as 2017 Lunt-Fontanne Fellows.
Tickets are on sale now. There are five levels of seating for each program: $150 / $100 / $75 / $50 / $40
All Access Day
Saturday, August 5th | 9:00-5:00pm, with the last tour departing the Main House at 2:00pm.
The most exclusive tour day of our entire season. Ten Chimneys Foundation will open the Lunts' remarkable estate for guests to tour the historic buildings at their leisure, take a dip in the pool, picnic on the grounds, and listen to live music.
Tickets are on sale now: $50 per person | Ring: (262) 968-4110