PPD Performing Groups
Looking for unique, fine-art focused entertainment? The Peoria Park District can help!
Let one of these great groups entertain at your next function!
The Standard Rate (unless otherwise noted) for all groups is $82 for one or $154 for two performances on the same day, plus mileage if out of town. For bookings call 309-681-2861.
Park Troupe Mirage
Let our exotic troupe of dancers, under the direction of Thais Banu, take you on a journey through the Middle East performing traditional folk dances from the shores of the Southern Mediterranean and the Nile. Available year-round; will need electricity.
High school age actors under the direction of Alex Larson take imaginative children’s theatre to the parks and playgrounds of the city and are available for your group, too. The Players will perform indoors or outdoors, weather permitting. No stage is necessary—the group carries its own set, costumes and props. Available June-August; will need electrical outlet.
Peoria POPS Orchestra
Performances indoors or outdoors are possible, weather permitting. Available year-round, evenings and weekends only, fee is negotiable.
Fairy Wishes by Storyteller Tracey Brownell
Enjoy a performance by Tracey Brownell – $86 per hour.
Creative Arts in Motion with Tracey Brownell
Early childhood specialist Tracey Brownell will customize a program to suit the needs of your preschool classes, home care providers or moms groups. Classes include music and movement, process oriented children’s art and interactive storytelling. Choose 5 weeks of art or a mix of curriculum and end the program with a one hour storytelling performance. Classes are 1.5 hours for 5 weeks. Classes limited to 20 students divided for age appropriate lessons. Additional fee for art supplies. $200 plus mileage if out of town.