Non-profit Arts

Rooted deeply in Chicago's non-profit arts community

We're celebrating nearly 30 years as one of America’s go-to media production companies for music, theater and dance organizations. Whether HMS’ clients call on us to produce regional and national PBS specials, HD IMAG, video design for live performance, TV spots, marketing pieces, press footage or archival capture, they rely on our creative chops, performing arts expertise and deep knowledge of how people talk about and consume the arts.

Our roster of regional not-for-profit clients and collaborators includes the cream of the crop of Chicago's arts institutions, including Lookingglass Theatre Company, Lyric Opera of Chicago, Steppenwolf Theatre Company, Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, Chicago Shakespeare Theater, The Goodman Theatre, Arts Alliance Illinois, The Joffrey Ballet, Court Theatre, Marriott Theatre, The House Theatre, Giordano Dance Chicago and Drury Lane Theatre. And we’re not limited to Chicago; our out-of-town not-for-profit clients include Shakespeare Theatre Company (Washington, DC), Goodspeed Musicals (East Haddam, CT) and Roundabout Theatre Company (NYC), among others. Many of HMS' production ensemble sit on or consult for advisory boards for performing arts institutions across the city, emblematic of our deep personal and professional investment in the arts.


Lyric Opera


Lookingglass Theatre Company


Chicago Shakespeare Theater


Giordano Dance Chicago


The People's Music School


Forward Momentum Chicago


Steppenwolf Theatre Company


Lucky Plush Productions