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)

Choral-Aires

Take a familiar melody, blend in three parts close harmony, and add innovative choreography and glittering costumes. Multiply by 100+ energetic women who are passionate about performing four-part harm...

Chris Fascione

Bringing literature to life is what professional storyteller/actor Chris Fascione does as he acts out children’s literature while motivating kids to read through his fun, high-spirited, participator...

Chris Vallillo

Chris Vallillo, a nationally acclaimed singer-songwriter and instrumentalist with an affinity for American roots music, brings the people and places of "unmetropolitan” America to life in story and ...

Cindy Brandle Dance Company

"Brandle embraces one-on-one intimacy" - Chicago ReaderThe Cindy Brandle Dance Company (CBDC), under the artistic direction of Cindy Brandle, is influenced by human nature and events of the unfolding ...

Cinema of the Deaf

The Chicago Institute for the Moving Image, or CIMI, is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to making the world of cinema more accessible to everyone. Their annual Festival for Cinema of the Deaf ...

Clara Brian: Home Bureau Photographs 1918-1926

Clara Brian was the first Home Bureau advisor in Illinois. As she traveled to remote parts of McLean County during 1918-1926, carrying with her a folding 3 x 4 camera, she documented the women she ser...

Claudia Hommel

Presenters consistently rave that hers was the best concert of the season. Claudia Hommel specializes in French chansons, art songs, and a sprinkling of American jazz standards and theatre music, with...

Comic Intermezzo

The Comic Intermezzo: light-hearted chamber operas and a full evening of fun. Founded in 1985, the Comic Intermezzo presents an evening of entertainment and introduces audiences of all ages to an ext...

Consider People and Give them the Right Respect

Consider People and Give Them the Right Respect is a multimedia exhibit that features artwork by studio artists from the program’s beginning in 1993 through 2003. The primary focus of the exhibit i...

Corky Siegel's Chamber Blues

Corky Siegel's Chamber Blues offers a string quartet, blues harmonica/piano/vocals, East Indian tabla, and world percussion."Gritty Chicago blues and rarefied classical chamber music might not seem li...

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