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)

Storyteller, writer, teaching artist – it's an awesome combination! Sue charms audiences with her warmth and creativity, telling original and traditional stories from around the world. Listeners of ...

What could be more intriguing than the idea of a normal-sized female musician making a solo career using a huge instrument weighing fifteen pounds and containing over eighteen feet of tubing? Contraba...

“With her mastery of pacing and dialects, and expressive characterizations, Susan Stone vibrantly conveys the magic...”(ALA Booklist). Susan shares her stories with the technical expertise of her ...

Switchback® is the duo of Brian FitzGerald and Martin McCormack. Working together for over twenty years, Switchback® draws on traditional Celtic music and original Americana songs that reflect thei...

T. Daniel Productions is founded upon the talents and creativity of internationally-acclaimed physical theater artists T. Daniel and Laurie Willets, who create and perform innovative mime of the highe...

Tangleweed strives to create new audiences for American string band music by blending contemporary improvisation with a wealth of source material. Our work draws from traditions such as old-time stri...

After attaining success in the business world, Tecora quit her corporate job to pursue a life-long dream to perform music as her full-time career. Having performed all over the world, including Paris,...

Magician Sean Masterson's theatrical magic show imaginatively combines sleight-of-hand, mind blowing illusions, and audience participation. Masterson's skills as an actor bring the magic to life throu...

Founded in 1986, The Chicago Chamber Musicians (CCM) is a society of musicians and music devotees committed to building an internationally recognized chamber music institution in Chicago. CCM produce...

The Dance COLEctive (TDC) continuously challenges assumptions about dance: who dances, what they dance, where, how, and when dance takes place, and why dance happens. TDC’s current work examines ste...

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