​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​BROADWAY BOUND

Grades 3-6

Director: Stefanie Guggenheim

In this fabulous performance-based class, young actors will get the opportunity to  audition, rehearse, and perform a Broadway Jr musical under the direction of Stefanie Guggenheim. With professional costumes, sets, and sound, performers will feel like stars on Broadway! Auditions for the fall 2021 musical, Elf the Musical Jr (rights  pending), will be conducted during the second class and performances will be held at Caruso Middle School. All students are guaranteed a role in the production, but no particular role. Join us for this magical experience that celebrates both the theatre  process and product! 

Fall 2021 Show: Elf Jr!
When: Tuesdays (some Sundays), 8/24-12/7
Time: 4:00-6:00pm (Sundays 1:00-2:45pm)

Cost: Price: $590/620

Activity# 142706-01


Grades 6-8


Director: Stefanie Guggenheim

Dedicated musical theatre students will explore the wonderful world of theatre as they navigate their way through a unique production. This advanced musical theatre class, taught by Stefanie Guggenheim, focuses on performance, teamwork, dramaturgy, and the purpose of performing. Students will share their full-scale musical production of The Addams Family (rights pending) at the end of the session at Caruso Middle School, as well as at locations around the community. Acceptance into the troupe is by audition only*; all accepted troupe members are guaranteed a role in the production, but no particular role. 

​Fall 2021 Show: The Addams Family
When: Thursdays (some Sundays), 8/26-12/16
Time: 6:00-8:15pm (Sundays 3:00-5:15pm)

Cost: $650/680

Activity# 142709-01

Grades 5-8

Instructor: Al Katz-Mariani
This one-hour class welcomes all levels of experience to join in the fun of spontaneous characters, fast paced games, and comedic scenes created on the spot! In addition to exploring improvisational games with instructor Al Katz-Mariani, students will have an opportunity to PERFORM locally for friends, family and the Deerfield community!

When: Thursdays, 8/26-12/16
Time: 4:45-5:45pm
Price: $378/416
Activity# 142707-01


*Auditions for Deerfield Performers Troupe fall 2021 were held in May 2021 but  there may be spots available. Anyone interested in auditioning should email  Sarah Hall at info@sarahhalltheatre.com.

Resident Registrations opens: August 2 
Non-resident Registration opens: August 9 

You may register online at:  www.deerfieldparks.org
Or in-person at: 836 Jewett Park Drive, Deerfield, Illinois

FALL 2021
All classes listed below are located at the Jewett Center in Deerfield. 

deerfield THEATRE class offerings

Grades 3-8