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    Youtheatre Grant Application 2016-2017

    Youtheatre receives grants from generous contributors to provide funds for lower income students that would otherwise be unable to attend our professional Youtheatre performances. In order to fairly distribute these limited funds only one grant per teacher, per Youtheatre season will be available. These limited funds are distributed on a first come, first served basis, so it is important to submit your application as soon as possible. After evaluating your grant request, you will receive notification as to the amount we are able to discount your tickets in the form of a ticket contract. Please expect a response within a week. If you have any questions please contact Lucy Ahlborn (Educational Program Manager) at or call (847) 679-9501 ex 3100.

    • Section 1 - Contact Information

      Please provide us with contact information for your Youtheatre field trip.
    • Section 2 - Production Information

      Below, please provide us with information regarding the Youtheatre productions you would like to attend.
    • Please note, in general, it is easier to award grants for afternoon shows.
    • Please list the number of students that will be attending. Full price tickets are $8/ticket for all shows except the Golden Dragon Acrobats. Full price tickets for the Golden Dragon Acrobats are $10/ticket.
    • You will receive 1 free adult ticket for every 15 student tickets. Any additional tickets will be charged at the regular ticket price.
    • Please provide us with the grades or age range of the attending group.
    • Please list the number of buses you will be arriving in. Providing this number is important to the arrival process. If you will be arriving in cars, please write "Cars" in the blank field.
    • Please list the number of students/ teachers who will be attending in a wheel chair. Please list the number of students that will need use of a theater issued hearing devise. Please give us any additional information that can best help us prepare for your group.
    • Section 3 - Grant Information

      Please fill out the following information to be concidered for a Youtheatre grant.
    • Please follow the below link and download your school's Illinois State Report Card. Once you have downloaded the form, please upload it to this form. . If you have any trouble with this, you can also attach it to an email and send it to
      Max. file size: 8 MB.
    • We cannot guarentee that we can meet this price, but we will take it into consideration.
    • Thank you!

      Thank you for filling out this Youtheatre Grant Application. Group requests will be processed during business hours on Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday. Once your information is received, we will get back to you within a week with the grant amount we are able to offer. If you have any questions, please contact Christian at or (847)679-9501 ex 3100.