Exhibition highlighting the culture of illustration through the
talented cartoonists, illustrators and voice actors connected to
the Geneva community. Features well-known artists such as Daws
Butler, the voice of Yogi Bear and many Hanna Barbera characters,
along with Chester Gould, creator of the Dick Tracy comic
The famous swashbuckling story of "The Three Musketeers" comes
to life outdoors. Audience members hike to each location to enjoy
the unfolding story. Low-impact hikes (suitable for strollers,
walkers and wheelchairs) are on the first Sunday of the month.
Explore these little but loud creatures and find out why they're
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.
Emerald City Theatre performs from June 15-Sept. 1. For more
information, visit emeraldcitytheatre.com.
The story of a swamp-dwelling ogre who goes on a
life-changing adventure to reclaim his once-secluded home.
Accompanied by a wise-cracking donkey, this unlikely hero fights a
fearsome dragon and rescues the cursed princess Fiona. Performances
run July 13-Sept. 1.
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).
The Fox Valley Park District's Summer Stage production
of The Sound of Music will be performed July 19, 20
and 21 at the Paramount Theatre in Aurora. Ticket prices range from
$7 to $13 and may be purchased through the Paramount Theatre box
office. Show times are 7 p.m. on Friday (July 19), 2 p.m. and 7
p.m. on Saturday (July 20) and 2 p.m. on Sunday (July 21).
Performances run May 22-Sept. 2 at the 1,500-seat, canopied,
open-air theater on Navy Pier, 600 E. Grand Ave.
Set deep within the mysterious Tombigbee Swamp, this
performance centers around a young fatherless boy, his
conjure-woman Mother, his faithful Hound Dog and the Hairy Man who
haunts Wiley's days and dreams. In an exciting duel of wits, Wiley
learns to rely on his own resources and conquers two villains: the
Hairy Man and his own fear.