LACONI YSS Harvest of ResourcesApr 19th, 2011 | By laconiyss | Category: Upcoming Events
Youth Services and School Librarians can get the inside scoop on performers in our area. Watch great performances and network with other librarians at:
Harold Washington Library Center
400 S. State Street
Chicago, IL 60605
Performers will be demonstrating their talents either in the showcase portion of the day, the tabletop breakfast session, or as strolling entertainment during lunch in the beautiful Winter Garden.
Get the inside scoop on these great acts:
The Amazing Brando (aka Daniel Brander): Comedy Magic Show
Damen Avenue Puppeteers
Dr. Gesundheit (aka Craig Sjogerman): Clown, Vaudevillian, Comedian
Geoff Akins Bubble Wonders
Granny Grace the Caring Clown
Histories for Kids, Inc.: Historical Portrayal & Storytelling
Jason Kollum: See a Juggler! Be a Juggler!
Jean Masukevich: SOAR! A Breathing and Bending Adventure!
John Measner Magic Show
Kidworks Touring Theatre Company
Laura Doherty: Children’s Recording Artist
The Magic and Illusions of Paul Lee & Co.
Matt Wilhelm: BMX Champion
Paddy Lynn Storyacting
Phil Passen: Music of the Civil War
Rob Erdmann: Reading-Based Variety Shows
Sandi Sylver: Storyteller, Ventriloquist, Songstress
ScribbleMonster: Musical Creative Play
Shanta Stories/Songs of African People
Smarty Pants: The Big Balloon Show
Steve Belliveau: Getting Excited about Science
The main showcase will be emceed by the incomparable Dennis DeBondt, who at 6’7″ is truly Chicago’s “Willis Tower” of very funny magic!