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Tiny Great Performances™ bring professional and community performers to the Museum to promote a life-long love of the arts in children and their families. Performances feature a variety of subjects including dance, music, storytelling, theatre, and more.
Tiny Great Performances are designed to be an integration of play and performance. Guests are welcome to stop, listen, watch, and/or participate. DCM strives to provide opportunities for interactive experiences with performers and to inspire creativity, curiosity, and courage.
Tiny Great Performances are included with Museum admission.
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Saturday, August 12 | 11:00 & 11:45am
Bring your dancing shoes and wild imagination to DCM for the award-winning music and play of Jim from ScribbleMonster and PBS children’s show Wimee’s Words. Using a mix of kindness, music and humor, ScribbleMonster’s presentation encourages children to participate and think in creative ways.
Saturday, October 7 | 11:00 & 11:45am
Join the Allegro Ballet of Oswego as they perform excerpts from Sleeping Beauty! This classic is presented in story format. The Allegro Ballet of Oswego is the pre-professional performing company of the Allegro Performing Arts. Allegro Ballet gives young dancers the opportunity to perform year round on local stages & the greater Fox Valley community.
Saturday, October 21 | 11:00 & 11:45am
The Children’s Orchestra Cellos will perform at DCM! Following the philosophy of the world renowned pedagogue and humanitarian Shin’ichi Suzuki, the Naperville Suzuki School has been enriching the lives of children through the study of music for over forty years.
Saturday, November 4 | 11:00 & 11:45am
Salt Creek Ballet will perform excerpts from The Nutcracker Suite.
Salt Creek Ballet was established in 1985 to present professional quality dance programming to west-suburban audiences, provide high-level performance opportunities for area dancers, and encourage appreciation and awareness of dance.
Saturday, November 18 | 11:00 & 11:45am
The Children’s Orchestra Violins will perform at DCM! Following the philosophy of the world renowned pedagogue and humanitarian Shin’ichi Suzuki, the Naperville Suzuki School has been enriching the lives of children through the study of music for over forty years.
Saturday, December 9 | 11:00 & 11:45am
Grammy Award-nominated children’s music duo Wendy & DB are from Chicago. They bring their guitars, ukulele, cajon and other percussion instruments to their live shows and write songs about science, nature, animals, the arts and fun topics for kids and families. Their unique style is reflected in the music and catchy lyrics along with their vocal harmonies as their themes examine the world with curiosity. What you experience is just plain fun!
Shamra Fallon, Public Programs Manager
If you have any questions regarding Tiny Great Performances.
This program is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.