Arts Directories

Artstour Roster

Artstour Roster
The Artstour Roster features Illinois touring artists, companies, and groups working in dance, mime, interdisciplinary performance, music, performance poetry, spoken word, storytelling, and theater. Artstour Roster artists are professional performers who demonstrate high artistic skills, creative programming, and efficient management. The Artstour Roster is used by Illinois presenters including schools, libraries, park districts, arts and community organizations, and performing arts presenters to identify artists, companies and groups to perform in their communities. 

Artists (238)

Representing the new generation of Cuban musicians, Hector Silveira's compositional style is an extension of his multi-instrumentalist abilities and strong knowledge of orchestration. He is incredibly...

The critically acclaimed Hedwig Dances creates theatrical dances that contemplate universal contemporary themes. Hedwig Dances works with an array of outstanding designers to blend projected images, s...

Historical Perspectives for Children's (HPC) full theatrical productions are specifically written for grades K-8. Through colorful costume and wig changes, our role models are vividly brought to life...

“It’s called the second company, but there is nothing second-class about Hubbard Street 2,” writes Hedy Weiss in the Chicago Sun-Times. Six gifted dancers who are the rising stars of tomorrow, p...

Hubbard Street Dance Chicago (HSDC), under the dynamic leadership of Artistic Director Jim Vincent, is among the most original forces in contemporary dance. Critically acclaimed for its exuberant, ath...

I'm Your Puppet Productions is an African American theater company, whose goal is to educate, entertain, and inspire. They perform using life-like 28" hand puppets. Children and adults alike love thes...

Illinois State University’s Normal Editions Workshop presents an exhibition of contemporary prints by artists who are living in or have lived in Illinois. This exhibit features approximately fifty-f...

The Illinois Symphony Orchestra is a unique organization formed by the consolidation of the Bloomington-Normal Symphony Society and the Springfield Symphony Orchestra Association in 1993. A fully prof...

Imagination Theater’s mission is to provide diverse audiences with original, dynamic, participatory, theatrical programming that enhances well-being and creates a more civil, safe society. Founded i...

“A stunning singer with a lustrous voice and the technique, imagination, and daring of the best improvising instrumentalists.”- Pittsburgh Post-Gazette“…Reaches from imaginative scat singing t...

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