The Gauntlet

The Gauntlet

Forte Chicago performed the Chicago premier of The Gauntlet at 11:45am at Preston Bradley Hall in the Chicago Cultural Center on June 21st, 2017. Composed by Sxip Shirey, The Gauntlet is a 15-minute interactive choral presentation where the audience is encouraged to walk between the singers. Forte Chicago is an ensemble of women who use comedy, spectacle, and improvisation to push the boundaries of operatic entertainment.