Performance: The East Loop: Block Museum - Northwestern University
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Performance: The East Loop

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6:00 PM-7:15 PM

Event Details

Date & Time:

Wed November 16, 2022
6:00 PM-7:15 PM


The Block Museum of Art
40 Arts Circle Drive
Evanston, IL 60208


Open to the public


Please note doors open at 5:45 PM. We anticipate a full-capacity event--see "Notes on Attendance" below for guidance. 

Enjoy a night of live music from Chicago-based ensemble, The East Loop. The band brings together African American, Middle Eastern, and South American music in their dynamic, original compositions. Come experience The East Loop perform a blend of music traditions including Jazz and Maqam. 

Programs are open to all, on a first-come first-served basis. RSVPs not required, but appreciated.  




Due to the high level of interest in this event, we anticipate a full-capacity audience. The auditorium will be open by 5:45 PM and we highly encourage arriving early. RSVPs do not guarantee admission, but are greatly appreciated. Seating will take place on a first come first serve basis until we reach capacity. 


Presented in partnership with Northwestern’s MENA Student Association and held in conjunction with Taking Shape: Abstraction from the Arab World, 1950s – 1980s
The Block Museum of Art acknowledges support from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.






About the Artists

Contact The Block Museum of Art for more information: (847) 491-4000 or email us at