Arts & Entertainment

Albany Park Theatre Project – A multiethnic, youth theater ensemble that inspires people to envision a more just and beautiful world through original theater productions which share the real-life stories of urban teens, immigrants, and working-class Americans. This company is based at Eugene Field Park, yet mounts performances both there and at the Goodman Theatre in Chicago. Facebook | Website

Chicago Children’s Choir-Albany Park–Since 2008, the Albany Park Neighborhood Choir has served boys and girls from the Albany Park, Irving Park, North Park, Portage Park, Jefferson Park and surrounding neighborhoods. Neighborhood Choir members audition as early as 3rd grade and many continue into high school. Since 2008, the Albany Park Neighborhood Choir has served boys and girls from the Albany Park, Irving Park, North Park, Portage Park, Jefferson Park and surrounding neighborhoods. Neighborhood Choir members audition as early as 3rd grade and many continue into high school.  The Albany Park Neighborhood Choir rehearses twice weekly at North Park University’s Anderson Chapel. Website

Frankenstone Arts – Frankenstone Art Center was organized to serve the local communities of Chicago and surrounding Chicago areas focusing on developing creative arts skills. All of the instructors at Frankenstone are passionate and skilled professionals working within their field of interest. One of Frankenstone’s main priorities aside from offering emerging artists a space to show their work is making arts education more accessible to the community. Facebook | Website

Halcyon Theatre – Halcyon Theatre was formed in 2006 to connect people, transform our borders and ascend toward a more just union. Its artistic philosophy is driven by a continuing belief that at every point of human history where there has been an explosion of artistic creativity, it has happened when different cultures and traditions have met and learned from each other. Halcyon is based at 3253 W. Wilson. Facebook | Website

KABC—Korean American Broadcasting Company delivers Chicago local news and entertainment programs to the local Korean community in Chicago, 24 hours a day. (Analog – Ch. 41; DTV – Ch. 13.2; Comcast basic – Ch. 391; AT&T U-Verse – Ch. 41; RCN Basic – Ch. 41) Facebook

Mayfair Community Church Band—The Mayfair Band is a program of the Salvation Army’s music program.  Let The Music Begin is a program operated by the Salvation Army to promote the development and discipline of the mind and soul through musical instruction.  Let The Music Begin is for Chicago Public School or Salvation Army Corps and Community Center students ages 9 and older. Website

NEIU Fine Arts Department – Website

NEIU Performing Arts Box Office – Website

North Branch Projects – North Branch Projects is an independently run project space located in Albany Park, Chicago, IL, that serves as a community bookbinding facility. The space provides an outlet for exploring the creative process in a neighborhood where few resources for the arts exist. There are two major components to the space: a community-binding project and an entrepreneurial arts classes component. Facebook | Website

North Park Theatre–During the 2013–2014 academic year, the North Park Theatre Company will stage three full productions and host a number of other lectures and events for the campus community.Facebook | Website

North Park University School of Music Calendar – Website

WZRD Chicago 83.3 FM–WZRD is a 100-watt, non-commercial FM, freeform radio station, operating from Northeastern Illinois University in Chicago.  At any given moment you could be introduced to something new and exciting, wild and weird, and sometimes even nice and familiar! We always say, if you don’t like what you’re hearing right now, change the dial–but tune in 5 minutes later and you’ll hear something TOTALLY different–and you might just love it! Facebook | Website

YOURS Orchestra at Hibbard Elementary School–The YOURS Project Albany Park at Hibbard Elementary School is an after school music program that is an outreach branch of the People’s Music School in Uptown and is modeled after the ‘El Sistema’ method of music education from Venezuela.  Website

 

 

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