december, 2021

From Peoria to Lebanonsun19dec2:30 pm

From Peoria to Lebanon

Event Details

Renowned pianist Dr. Tony Karam will perform as part of the From Peoria to Lebanon benefit at the Scottish Rite Theatre (located at 400 NE Perry in downtown Peoria) beginning at 2:30 pm.   Also a Lebanese American physician, Karam’s concert proceeds will support Beruit medical relief.   Tickets range from $15 – $100 and are available at

From Peoria to Lebanon is a partnership between the Peoria Riverfront Museum and the Scottish Rite Theatre and  the Itoo (Aytou) Society consisting of an art exhibition at the Museum along with the concert to benefit Beruit, funding much-needed medical relief and supplies through the American Lebanese University.  Lebanon’s leading contemporary artists, all of whom who have donated their work to be auctioned off in support of Beruit medical relief, will be featured at the special art exhibition beginning November 30, 2021 and running through January 9, 2022 at Peoria Riverfront Museum. This exhibition marks the first time that the collective works by contemporary artists of a country so closely linked to Peoria history and citizenry have ever been shown.  To make a donation, please visit    For more information about the exhibit, visit




Scottish Rite Theatre