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Hip-Hop Aesop III: Jazzed, Bopped and Beat-Boxed

eta Creative Arts Foundation | Chicago, Ill.

This third installment continues the marriage of classic literature to music. Students will be introduced to Blues concepts along with other contemporary music. Playwright J. e Franklin reconstructs timeless fables about morals and values that stimulate critical thinking in a setting filled with music, fun, and laughter. Showtimes are 10 a.m. and noon Monday-Friday from Oct. 29-June 14. Summer performances are June 24-Aug. 2.

 

Cost: $6

It Shoudda Been Me

eta Creative Arts Foundation | Chicago, Ill.

Teenage DeShawn goes from making exceptional to poor grades in a matter of months due to the violent death of his best friend and the break-up of his family. Presented in collaboration with the University of Chicago Urban Health Initiative, this performance examines the need to recognize signs of depression in youth due to family disintegration and violence. Performances run Oct. 29-June 14.

When: 10 a.m. and noon Monday-Friday
Cost: $6

The Musical Adventures of Flat Stanley

Virginia Wadsworth Wirtz Center | Evanston, Ill.

Stanley has always dreamed of doing great things, but he resigns himself to playing with his little brother… until the morning he wakes up completely flat. Stanley can now fold up into an envelope, hide in paintings, become a surfboard and travel wherever he wants! He is finally having the adventures of his dreams, but something is still missing. Performances at 7 p.m. Friday; 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Saturday; 2 and 5 p.m. Sunday from Feb. 8-17.

 

Cost: $10, $8 kids

Arts and Crafts

Vittum Park - Special Recreation Programming | Chicago, Ill.

FREE  

Class promotes sensory integration with various textures and visual sensory.

When: 3-5 p.m.
Cost: Free

Special Olympic Training

Vittum Park - Special Recreation Programming | Chicago, Ill.

Seasonal sport training and competition in gymnastics, basketball and track.

When: 5-7 p.m. and noon-3 p.m.
Cost: $15 for ten weeks
 









 
 
 
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