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.
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
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.
Class promotes sensory integration with various textures and
Seasonal sport training and competition in gymnastics,
basketball and track.