Ralph’s World

“Here’s the thing: Ralph never gets it wrong. As kids’ musicians go, he’s as close to the Beatles as they get, both in terms of sound and sheer brilliance.” – Tammy LaGorce, Musicbox-online About Ralph’s World: Ralph’s World is the mega-fun musical planet where kids rock rock rock and dance dance dance to their own […]

Smarty Pants Holiday Shows

 Holiday themed shows include: Kids New Years’ Eve | Easter | Purim | Halloween | Hanukkah | Christmas The Halloween Big Balloon Show The Halloween Big Balloon Show is always silly scary and suitable for all ages (no blood! no gore!) Check out the video for this show in the sidebar!           […]

Living Statues

Why book a living statue? Perfect for any occasion, bring art to life with a living statue! From Roman soldiers to a Heisman trophy, surprise your guests and create a memories to last a lifetime or two.  

Mary Macaroni

Bio:  Holy moly, it’s Mary Macaroni! This kiddie artist is a singer, songwriter, guitarist AND magician known for her catchy sing-a longs and hilarious magic! Kids get to help Mary Macaroni with magic tricks, shake shakers and dance with scarves along with rockin’ tunes and generally have the time of their lives! She was recently voted […]

Zombie Face Painting

Name your monster and Margi will make it happen!  

Chuggy Choo Choo

All aboard! Tunnels, ladder, lots of windows, inside slide. Time to take a ride on the Choo Choo. Mom approved!

Not Quite Fairy Tales

Not Quite Fairy Tales:  A hilarious puppet show for children and family audiences. Show Description: The puppet program, Not Quite Fairy Tales, begins with a lively interactive audience warm-up and introduction to puppetry. Once the audience is focused and engaged the puppet show begins. The program includes 3 hilarious fractured fairy tales interspersed with funny […]

Ice Cream Vendors

The Ice Cream Vendors are the best in family friendly music and entertainment in Chicagoland! The original tunes, energy, and antics of long-time pals Jon & Greg get the kids hopping! The full band and horn section entertains the whole crowd. Fans young and old don their paper hats and wear other people’s glasses as […]

Edd Fairman

A performer since the ripe old age of 6, Edd Fairman started his career in family and educational entertainment, Edd has honed his craft with 1000’s of performances and grown a dedicated following through his unique blend of interactive comedy and non-traditional magic for all ages that has allowed him to move comfortably into colleges […]

Dave Rudolf

The Awesome Factor: Grammy Nominated 1 Gold Record Nominated 15 times for NACA College Entertainer of the Year Released 28 albums Has written songs for Disney including their new Winnie the Pooh album Beach Party A totally interactive show with hula hooping, bubble machines, limboing and much more.  Features Dave’s original music as well as […]

Magical Balloon-Dude

Enthusiastic children swarm around the festivities as if enchanted by the Pied Piper. Guest’s conversations focus on how they enjoy watching these imaginative works of art develop. Tranquility sets in knowing that a veteran entertainer is orchestrating every precision twist and joke, ensuring that the unexpected pop will not deflate the celebration. The Dale Obrochta Experience – […]

Kid Bucks Game Show

Kidbucks Game Show is a thrilling game show where randomly selected members of the audience, participate in wild and crazy games. The final winner enters the Kidbucks chamber and grabs as many “Kidbucks “ as possible, as they swirl about the chamber. Catch the fun, excitement and prizes How the game is played Nine contestants […]

Sandi Sylver

Make no mistake about it: Sandi Sylver does not present “puppet shows”. She is a gifted Ventriloquist who loves encouraging adults as well as children to read, write, and reinvent themselves along the way! An Illinois Arts Council Touring Roster Artist, Sandi Sylver is committed to entertaining and educating, and she performs nationally at schools, […]

The Frog Lady

Presentation Options Reviews: “Deb was fantastic!  She was very impressive and quite entertaining.  She kept the children and myself on the edge of our seats.” – Valley View Elemenatry “My students loved her humor and knowledge on nature.  She kept control of the classroom and encouraged my students to ask questions.  Very impressed since I […]

Radio Rock

Radio Rock features popular radio chartbusters presented in a high energy interactive show. Kids are encouraged to sing, dance and participate while the show stresses positive themed messages. Radio Rock is perfect for all ages through 8th grade.

Steve Beno

Get kids and their parents singing and dancing with Steve Beno, a premier children’s performer. Aimed at the kids, but with parents in mind, each show features audience favorites as well as Steve’s innovative original songs guaranteed to get people up and moving. Steve is excited to offer three different shows to meet your family […]

Paul Draws Fast & Funny

Paul Merklein draws fast and funny faces, entertaining everyone at your event!  Paul has entertained at Chicago Bulls games, Milwaukee Summerfest, Harvard University, and colleges and special events around the country. To see Paul draw a crowd at your event, contact Bass/Schuler today.       “Another great referral. Our students turned out and left […]