Chicago Southland America Sings!

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Chicago America Sings! 2023
May 5 and 6

America Sings! is returning to the Windy City with performances at the beautiful Fox Pointe Amphitheater.

Who is this for?

Students and choirs!

Festival Information

Massed Finale and Individual Ensemble Performances – Saturday, May 6, 2023

All registered singers will come together in a massed finale featuring music selected by America Sings! at the iconic Fox Pointe Amphitheater in Lansing, Il led by the renowned clinician and educator John Jacobson. All singers will celebrate their weekend of song and service with music and dancing. Choirs have the option of performing a 15-minute individual performance at the Fox Point Amphitheater. Space is limited so these individual performances are allotted on a first-come basis.

Opening Rehearsal and Entertainment – Friday, May 5, 2023

On Friday evening, John and some of his talented friends will lead the entire group of participants through a rehearsal of the massed-final music and choreography. Also, we will be joined by special guests to perform for the participants.


Due to the generosity of the Chicago Southland Convention and Visitors Bureau, we are able to offer this wonderful event for a discounted registration to all participants. Chaperones and Directors are counted as participants to be granted access to festival facilities.

Registration Information

School individual choral performances are limited. Register early to guarantee your schools participation and individual performance. Full registration deadline 2/17/23.

Deposit Information

Schools can apply with a $200 non-refundable deposit to reserve their space and individual performance (while space is available). The deposit will be deducted from the final cost of registration. Deposit deadline October 28, 2022.

Hotel and Travel Information

For room block assistance, incentives offered for blocks through the Chicago Southland Convention & Visitors Bureau (some restrictions may apply) and destination information/questions, please contact Tobie Fitzpatrick.

Festival Flyer

To find out more information download the festival flyer