Gift the JOY of Play…
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, November 5 | 11:00 & 11:45am
This Tiny Great Performance™ from Salt Creek Ballet is always a family favorite! Join us as they perform excerpts from The Nutcracker Suite. Guests will have an opportunity to participate and learn a short dance with the ballerinas at the end.
Saturday, November 12 | 11:00 & 11:45am
Little Miss Ann is an upbeat, down-to-earth, interactive kids music concert that will have guests singing and dancing! Little Miss Ann is an award winning kids musician, a former Chicago Public School Teacher, a mom, an instructor at the Old Town School of Folk Music, and a first generation Filipina American.
Saturday, December 3 | 11:00 & 11:45am
Black Moon Trio is committed to collaboratively affecting positive change in communities through chamber music. They reimagine the breadth of a horn, violin, and piano trio by showcasing underrepresented voices in our artistic programming and original commissions, inspiring young musicians and non-musicians alike through captivating educational programs, and connecting community members through the arts.
Saturday, December 17 | 11:00 & 11:45am
More information coming soon…
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.