Chicago Tribune: Review: Fannie Lou Hamer, played in a Chicago park by E. Faye Butler, roars out a timely message

On a cool September night, just as the sun began to set in beautiful Abbott Park on Chicago’s South Side, the utterly unstoppable actress E.

Chicago Park District September 2020 eNewsletter

As we move into Fall, we are excited to be offering virtual and in-person programs.

Chicago Park District August 2020 eNewsletter

Fall is right around the corner!

February 2020 Newsletter: Need a summer job? The 1st Teen Fair is on Jan. 31

Mark your calendars and register for our new spring programs beginning February 24 & 25. 

Chicago Park District Announces Reading for New Play in Development by Playwright Tina Fakhrid Deen

The Chicago Park District today announced the second playwright to be selected for a developmental partnership as part of Theater on the Lake: In t

Broadway World: The Park District’s Night Out in the Parks, will host the Chicago Philharmonic for this year’s holiday community concert

After yet another summer of record participation, Side by Side with the Chicago Philharmonic will perform for the third time at South Shore

Lawndale News: Chicago Park District seeking artists for Night Out in the Parks in 2020.

Calling all local arts performers and community organizations, the Chicago Park District is looking to partner with Chicago-based organizations and

Chicago Tribune: Chicago Park District hosts its first homecoming dance for LGBTQ teens, complete with a DJ, voguing and a stately ballroom

Even in an era when LGBTQ teens are increasingly joining the ranks of homecoming royalty, some feel uncomfortable with the highly gendered