Come and see talented therapy dogs of the PAWsitive Therapy
Troupe as they perform this classic ballet. More than 20 dogs
perform both solo and group numbers in costume. Performances at 1
and 4 p.m. Nov. 17 and 1 p.m. Nov. 18 at Herrick Middle School,
4435 Middaugh, Downers Grove. Tickets go on sale in early November,
Blue Man Group is a multi-sensory experience that fuses
innovative theatrical spectacle and powerful original music with
hilarious comedy to create a performance experience unlike any
other. One of the world's most popular theatrical productions,
today's Blue Man Group is a blend of signature material that has
been in the show since the opening, as well as newer passages that
examine the influence of technology on today's world with a funny
and perceptive look at contemporary communication vehicles.
In a world where a trip to the Laundromat threatens to separate
Trixie from her beloved bunny, a girl needs a hero to help--Dad.
Can her parents understand what she's saying in time to rescue
Knuffle Bunny? Performances run Oct. 2, 2012-Jan. 6, 2013.
Life on the farm is hard: too much work, not enough sleep,
and no time for swimming. And who put Farmer Brown in charge,
anyway? When the chores get out of control, it's time for a
charismatic young Duck to run for office. Performances are at 11
a.m. and 1 p.m. Saturday and Sunday from Oct. 20-Nov.
Join Cinderella, her Fairy Godmother, a handsome Prince,
and two selfish stepsisters in Rodgers and Hammerstein's most
beloved tale. Performances run Nov. 17-Dec. 31.
In 1905, newlyweds Jim and Della lovingly sacrifice their
greatest possessions and find a holiday treasure in this
family-friendly show. Performances run Nov. 17-Dec. 23.
The story of young Arietty and her family: tiny people who
live in people's homes and "borrow" things to survive while keeping
their existence unknown. Like every young person, Arietty longs for
grown-up adventures, but when she and her family are discovered,
she gets much more excitement than she bargained for. Based on the
books by Mary Norton. Performances are 7:30 p.m. Nov. 9 and
16; 2:30 and 7:30 p.m. Nov. 10 and 17; 2:30 p.m. Nov. 11 and
See a variety of styles ranging from hip-hop, ballet, tap and
jazz to contemporary and more. The festival is a cornerstone of the
city's fall dance season and showcases more than 300 individual
dynamic acts from more than 2,500 talented dancers and
choreographers from some of Chicago's best dance companies. Check
website for schedule. Oct. 20-Dec. 1.
Performances are 7 p.m. Nov. 15, 5:30
and 7:30 Nov. 16, 1 and 3:30 p.m. Nov. 17-18,
The story of Ariel is performed at7 p.m. Nov. 15; 5 and 7:30
p.m. Nov. 16; 1 and 3:30 p.m. Nov. 17-18.