The Arts

Featured Theater/Dance/Music

Blue Man Group Chicago

Blue Man Group is a theatrical production that combines music, art and science to create a completely unique form of entertainment your students will love! 3133 N. Halsted St., Chicago, IL 60657. Cook County. Tel: 773-348-3300. Cost: Fee.... More Info

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Chicago Shakespeare Theater

800 East Grand on Navy Pier, Chicago, IL 60611. C312-595-5678. Performing the works of Shakespeare on Navy Pier Theater, with abridged and unabridged versions of the plays. Schools can also request a play at their school auditorium. Reserve several months in advance. Fee.

Court Theatre

5535 South Ellis Ave., Chicago, IL 60637. 773-753-4472. Classic theater productions year-round, at discount prices for students. Each performance is supplemented by study guides and a post-show discussion, bringing the performing arts to life as students learn about decisions that go in to putting on a play. Fee.

Old Town School of Folk Music

4544 N. Lincoln Ave., Chicago, IL 60625. 773-728-6000. Committed to teaching and presenting music that reflects the cultural traditions of Chicago's diverse communities. See flamenco, Shakespeare, a Native American Pow Wow, jazz, bluegrass, and other unique performances. Fee.

Urban Gateways: The Center for Arts in Education

205 W. Randolph, Suite #1700, Chicago, IL 60606. 312-922-0440. Urban Gateways provides in- and out-of-school arts programming to more than 100,000 children in metropolitan Chicago every year. Free.