Girls go on a fun-filled scavenger hunt, collecting fun facts
about our Girl of the Year 2013 along the way. Includes a free
American Girl poster.
Clark Street in Lincoln Park is transformed into a vibrant art
exhibition with competing artists onsite with displays, live art
demonstrations, pop-up galleries, retailer presentations, workshops
The show based on the classic tale runs from April 16-Aug.
Professor McBumble's group of traveling actor's teach the
lesson's of Anti-Bullying by using fairtales as their backdrop.
Performances run from Jan. 23-May 3 at various locations. Check
website for dates and location schedule.
Blue Man Group performances are a celebration of human connection. Mixing art, music, comedy and state-of-the-art technology, the show encourages audiences to reconnect with their inner (and outer) child and see the world through a new perspective. Backed by a live rock band, the Blue Men unify the audience for the show’s celebratory climax - an unforgettable, euphoric dance party.
An all new family fable featuring sea shanties, wild mechanical
objects, theatrical clowning, hand-painted imagery, shadow puppets
and an innovative sound design. Performances are April 10-May
26, 2013 at Chicago Children's Theatre's new home, the Ruth
Page Center for the Arts, 1016 N. Dearborn, Chicago.
Family-friendly 6:30 p.m. Thursday shows are preceded with a free
pizza party starting at 5:45 p.m. Thursday evenings are $25 for
dinner and show. On Friday evenings, families are encouraged to
kick off their weekend at the 6:30 p.m. show, and stay after for a
post-show craft party. Friday evenings are $25 for show and
Performances are held at 10 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays and 2
p.m. Saturdays from April 2-May 25.
The children's musical will be presented from April 24 through
June 1. Regular performances are at 10 a.m. Wednesday through
Friday and Saturdays at 10 a.m. or 1 p.m. (except for Saturday, May
4). There will also be a 10 a.m.performance Tuesday, April 30. A
meet-and-greet breakfast with the characters is offered on
April 27, May 11, May 18, May 25, and June 1 at 11:30 a.m., with
the performance at 10 a.m. or 1 p.m. The Breakfast Buffet
package price for adults is $25 and $22 for children 12 and
Oliver follows the adventures of young orphan Oliver Twist.
Forced into the scheming underworld of pick-pocketing, Oliver finds
himself caught in a tug-of-war with his family and the sinister
characters he has met in the streets of London. Performances run
April 4-June 2, 2013.
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.