Tiny Great Performances™
Introduce children to the arts in a family-friendly setting!
Saturday, April 7 | 10:00 a.m.
Japanese and Eastern European Music, Flute and Violin
This is not your typical Tiny Great Performance, these musicians will be roaming the Museum while they play for our visitors.
Saturday, April 14 | 11:00 & 11:40 a.m.
Washington Junior High School
Getting to Know… Once Upon a Mattress, Spring Musical Preview
Friday, April 20 | 5:45 & 6:30 p.m.
Kennedy Junior High Advanced Chamber Ensemble
Saturday, April 21 | 10:00 & 10:40 a.m.
Salt Creek Ballet
Salt Creek Ballet brings to life Camille Saint-Saëns’ grand zoological fantasy, Carnival of the Animals, in a witty and sophisticated musical salute to the animal kingdom. Experience this entertaining series of vignettes danced by feathers, fur, and fins of all shapes and sizes.
Saturday, April 28 | 10:00 & 11:30 a.m. & 1:00 p.m.
The Last Dragon, A Heroic Puppet Comedy
Jabberwocky presents a comedy adventure featuring brilliant onstage bits, original music with live sound, and handmade marionettes. Once upon a time an unlikely young hero is asked for help by a talking bird. The hero accepts and the West Wind takes them to the other side of the world, to the Land of the Elves, in search of….a Dragon, the very last dragon. Unexpected hilarity ensues on the quest and friendship wins the day!
A Renaissance Faire Activity.
Saturday, May 5 | 10:00 & 11:00 a.m.
Super Stolie’s Soundscapes
An acoustic musical performance offering interactive opportunities for children to create sonic soundscapes (music!) with their voices, instruments, and art. This show will be presented in a bilingual format including songs in English, Spanish, or both.
Saturday, May 19 | 10:00 & 11:00 a.m.
Veselicka Children’s Ensemble as part of Veselica Slovak Cultural Organization
Sharing Slovak Culture and Folklore Through Dance, Singing, and Music.
This performance is in honor of the 25th anniversary of Naperville’s Sister City Nitra, Slovakia.
Families are invited to join and/or leave performances at any time.