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Red Kite Brown Box

Red Kite

Date: July 18, 2020


Conceived and Directed by Jacqueline Russell, Artistic Director and Co-Founder of the Chicago Children's Theatre.

Ideal for ages 6 -14.

Sponsored by:

Chesterton - Duneland Kiwanis


About the show

Red Kite, Brown Box is a nationally unique, live theater experience that leads children with autism and their caregivers on an imaginative journey where simple cardboard boxes transform into a magical world full of treasures and joyous play. Ideal for ages 6 -14.


About the Audience

  • A maximum of 12 children with ASD will be invited to participate in each performance.
  • Teachers interested in bringing an entire class, even if a larger than 10, please contact Jude Tanter at jtanter@hotmail.com
  • A parent or caretaker must accompany each child to the theater and will be able to sit near his/her child, though not in the performance space itself.
  • We can also accommodate a limited number of observers (parents, siblings, etc) in the audience.
  • Reservations will be accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis.

About the Performances

  • Performance duration: approximately 50 minutes.
  • Please arrive 10 minutes early to check-in
  • Date: Saturday, April 18, 2020
  • Reservations are required.  Absolutely no walk-ins! 
  • Your registration time will be confirmed by email or phone.
  • Donation: a cash donation of $5.00 per person is suggested.  Credit Cards are not accepted.

Register now

Registrations are required by April 11, 2020.

We will not start calling to confirm registrations until January 2020