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)

Kalapriya Dance is a national touring company that consists of five to seven dancers who perform classical Indian dance. Artistic Director Pranita Jain has been described as a choreographer who “tra...

Kathleen Gibson, winner of multiple honors and awards including Parents' Choice, National Parenting Publication Award and Women Making a Difference (Today’s Chicago Woman Magazine), has been feature...

Founded in 1987 by award-winning and internationally renowned dancer and choreographer Khalidah Kali, Khalidah's North Afrikan Dance Experience is respected and enjoyed for its engaging interpretation...

Kidworks Touring Theatre Co. has opened the imaginations of over half-a-million children since 1987. Kidworks travels to schools, libraries, park districts, and community centers throughout Illinois, ...

Kiu Haghighi is known as a santour virtuoso in concert halls around the world. The santour he plays is often called the box zither of the Middle East. It originated in the eleventh century and is th...

Founded by three women (Jaquanda Villegas, Leida Garcia, and Jacinda Bullie), Kuumba Lynx began as an interdisciplinary performance ensemble. By 1998, the ensemble had grown into a multi-arts and educ...

Lance Brown's Will Rogers Now! is a journey into the roots of the American experience. Brown's innovative and original script draws audiences deep into Will Rogers' world - from his youth as a working...

The rhythms of Andalusia form the basis for this ensemble’s fiery performance of Spanish guitar, dance, and percussion. The concept of Las Guitarras de España is to present a varied program of musi...

Lee Murdock has uncovered a boundless body of music and stories in the Great Lakes region. There is an amazing timelessness in this music. Great Lakes songs are made of hard work, hard-living, ships t...

Bringing together two acclaimed musicians in an intimate recital setting, Liam Teague + Robert Chappell features the steelpan (steel drum) wizardry of Liam Teague complimented by the multi-instrumenta...

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