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)

With Randy Erwin, you'll get forty-five minutes of cowboy music, folklore, and history - plus rope tricks! Learn about the origins of cowboy culture, the animals they worked with and fought against, t...

RASA Dance Theatre fuses classical, modern, jazz, and urban styles to create RASA, of Sanskrit origin, meaning "the mood or sentiment evoked by a work of art." Founded in 2002 by critically acclaimed...

Reginald McLaughlin, better known as Reggio “The Hoofer,” has traveled all around the world, contributing to the preservation of authentic and traditional tap dancing. Narrating the history of tap...

RICK PICKREN is a nationally known actor and singer-songwriter of traditional and original folk songs. A descendant of Buffalo Bill Cody, he holds a Bachelor of Music degree in Musicology and an MFA i...

Whether first-time dance attendees or seasoned dance aficionados, audience members of all ages are captivated by River North Chicago Dance Company’s theatrical, accessible style. Founded in 1989 by ...

The Robert Morris College Ensemble is a professional chamber music group, including seven versatile musicians who present engaging and entertaining concerts for audiences of all ages.The members of th...

The Rockford Symphony Orchestra (RSO) has delighted audiences with performances of the highest quality for more than seven decades. From its beginnings as a volunteer organization to its present statu...

The world is a drum to Rocky Maffit and Chad Dunn. Their percussive inspiration may come from Africa or the nearest garage. They draw on a variety of sounds and songs from around the world, as well a...

Eloquent and innovative as both a performance and multi-media poet, Rose Virgo creates more than a synthesis with her concerts, performances, and installations of Performance Poetica ®. This is defi...

Rich Rubietta writes and performs upbeat pop music about inspiring heros and heroines, offering character education through his music assemblies. With keyboard and guitar, he harnesses the appeal of h...

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