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.
The Jungle Book premieres June 21-Aug. 18. Tickets are available
at goodmantheatre.org, by calling (312) 443-3800 or visiting the
Goodman box office (170 N. Dearborn).
Performances run May 22-Sept. 2 at the 1,500-seat, canopied,
open-air theater on Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand Ave.
The Second City's performers lace up
their sneakers and reach deep into their imaginations to present
family-friendly improvisation and sketch comedy where they pull
ideas straight from the audience, and make it all up on the
spot. Perfect for ages 5 and up. Performances run from June
19-Aug. 8. Check website for dates and times.