Visit the Ancient Art of the Americas galleries to explore
carved and painted Mayan hieroglyphs, then stop into the studios to
draw a picture-symbols.
Free, fun and educational arts project for kids. Projects change
A new food and a outdoor market experience with yummy treats,
family-friendly live music, lots of shade, and a playground area.
The Nosh is every Saturday at The Pritzker School Playground, on
Damen Ave between Evergreen & Schiller.
Meet Mark Twain as he shares two of his famous
stories: The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras
County and The Diaries of Adam and
Eve. Appropriate for all ages. Performances are
weekends in September. Performances are each Saturday and
Sunday. The first Sunday performance of each month will be a
low-impact hike (suitable for strollers, walkers and wheelchairs).
Each performance lasts approximately three hours, so please wear
comfortable shoes, dress for the weather and bring a chair or
blanket, water bottle and insect repellent. All performances begin
at the Thornhill Shelter (Parking Lot 21). Performances run Sept.
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.
Farcical Fairy tales presents a hilarious take on
Beauty and The Beast. This interactive three woman show puts
a new spin on the original classic tale and is fun for children of
all ages. Performances run July 6-Dec. 28.
The Old Man and the Old Moon creates an epic new mythology,
centered on a man whose job is to collect light to refill the
leaking moon. When his wife unexpectedly leaves home in pursuit of
much-needed adventure, he abandons his post to follow her, throwing
the world into chaos as he searches for his lost love. A blend of
storytelling, indie-folk music and puppetry. Performances run Sept.
3-Dec. 1, 2013.
Lies. Murder. Sword fights. After her mother's untimely
death and her father's remarriage to the murderer, Hamlette is
looking for vengeance in this modern retelling, gender-reversed
version of Shakespeare's classic tale. Performances are 2 p.m.
Saturdays and Sundays from Sept. 7-15.
The Naperville Park District and Magical Starlight Theatre
presents the fairy tale of Snow White. A sign language interpreter
will be present at the 2 p.m. performance on Sept. 8. Performances
are Sept. 6-8 and 13-15 at Naperville Central High School Little
Theatre, Entrance #3, 440 W. Aurora Ave., Naperville.