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.
Based on the book by Gary D. Schmidt, performances are 10 a.m.
Tuesdays and Thursdays and 2 p.m. Saturdays from Jan. 19-March 2
(no performances Jan. 26-Feb. 2). Recommended for children 9 and
This 75-minute adaptation, told in Shakespeare's own words,
speaks to today's youth about their own lives. After the
performance, audiences are welcome to join the cast for a post-show
discussion. Runs 11 a.m. Saturdays from Feb. 23-March 23.
The Cat in the Hat is the perfect friend for a boring rainy
afternoon. From games and mischief to Thing One and Thing Two, The
Cat brings all sorts of trouble to this gray day--but will Sally
and her brother be able to explain the mess to Mother? Performances
run Jan. 26-June 9, 2013.
When happily ever after isn't what he expected, the Frog Prince
heads out for a new adventure. While searching for his true
amphibian self, he meets witches from Snow White, Sleeping Beauty,
Hansel and Gretel, and Cinderella's Fairy Godmother. Performances
run Jan. 26-June 9, 2013.
Musical that chronicles the sociological effects upon youth from
fatherless homes and how they manage to uplift themselves in spite
of it. Kwanzaa week holiday performances are Dec. 26, 27, 28.
Regular run is Jan. 12-June 1, 2013.
March is "Sing With Your Child Month" so Marsha's Music is
hosting an Open House Week of Free Classes culminating in a Drum
Circle Fam Jam. Classes are appropriate for babies, toddlers and
preschoolers and are at Greenhouse Theater Center; Joan's Studio,
1438 E. 57th St., Chicago; and Nazareth Family Center, 1127 N.
Oakley, Chicago. Free classes run from March 1-7. Call (773)
288-3815 or marshasmusic.com to register.
Chronicles the creation of the universe and key biblical events
through the Passion and Resurrection. The production is suitable
for all ages and uses music and large-scale puppetry. Performances
are 8 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and 2 p.m. Sundays from Feb.
Public performances are scheduled on March 2, 4 and
Seasonal sport training and competition in gymnastics,
basketball and track.