Urban Gateways Performances bring captivating shows by many of Chicago’s finest dance, music, and theater groups to schools and communities. We currently have Performances available virtually (livestream or on-demand) as well as in-person; read on to learn more, and use this form to request both virtual and in-person performances!

Virtual Performances

Virtual Performances bring a spark of imagination to the safety of home, to classrooms, or anywhere with access to a computer or phone. Our interactive Virtual Performances can be streamed live or offered as standard or custom pre-recorded, on-demand videos. We offer Virtual Performances appropriate for school and community audiences of all ages that represent a variety of art forms and cultures through dance, music, and theater experiences.

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Pictured: A Virtual Performance of “Voices of Chicago: Slam Poetry” by the Chicago Poetry Center’s Poets with Class.

In-Person Performances

Urban Gateways is excited to be moving back to in-person performances! Please note, show and artist availability may be limited as we work towards safely resuming in-person programming. Get in touch today to learn more about shows that are available to bring the magic of live performance to your school or community audiences.

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Pictured: An outdoor performance of “The Evolution of African-American Music: From Africa to Hip Hop” by Bruce Henry & Band.