deerfield THEATRE class offerings

​​​REGISTRATION

Registration will open on November 11th

(November 25th for Non-residents)


You may register online at:  
www.deerfieldparks.org
Or in-person at: 836 Jewett Park Drive, Deerfield, Illinois
847.945.0650


WINTER/SPRING 2020!
All classes listed below are located at the Jewett Center in Deerfield. 

  • BUS SERVICE IS AVAILABLE FROM ALL DEERFIELD SCHOOLS ON TUESDAYS, WEDNESDAYS & THURSDAYS!



MINI FOOTLIGHTERS  (two sections offered)
Allow your mini thespian to discover the wonders of performance and play using their body, mind and imagination!  
Age: Pre K

When: Tuesdays 1/7-3/17      

Time: 12:30-1:30pm             

Cost: $209(R)/229(NR)   

Activity#: 242706-02

OR    
When: Fridays 1/10-3/20          

Time: 11:15am-12:30pm

Cost: $240(R)/264(NR)

Activity#: 242706-03


LITTLE FOOTLIGHTERS    with Sarah Tilford
Perfect for K-2nd graders, Little Footlighters helps develop creativity and confidence both onstage and off!  

Join us this spring for our original adaptation of ALADDIN!

Age: K-2


When: Wednesdays 1/8-6/3        

Time: 3:00-4:30pm             

Cost: $609(R)/669(NR)   

Activity#: 242706-01
*Bus service available from all Deerfield Schools on Wednesdays!



SPOTLIGHTERS    with Sarah Tilford
Join us for this very special class that celebrates the process of theatre as well as the product. Through collaboration and creativity, students will put on a Broadway Jr musical! Overseen by director, Sarah Tilford, this class will give actors the opportunity to work together as an ensemble and create an experience they will never forget!
GRADES 3-8

Show: SEUSSICAL THE MUSICAL!


When: Mondays 1/6-5/11   

Time: 5:30-7:00pm

Cost: $518(R)/570(NR)

Activity#: 242706-06
Tentative Performance Dates: Saturday, 5/9 (2pm) & Sunday, 5/10 (2pm)


JR HIGH IMPROV    with 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 in class, students will also have an opportunity to PERFORM locally for the friends, family and the Deerfield community! 
GRADES 5-8


When: Thursdays 1/9-5/21    

Time: 4:45-5:45pm
Price: $513(R)/564(NR)

Activity#: 242707-01



THE ACTORS WORKSHOP: AN ACTING CLASS FOR KIDS!     with Al Katz-Mariani
This class welcomes performers of all levels to work on acting skills, methods, and techniques. In addition to learning new skills, each student will have an opportunity to perform a scene and a monologue for a showcase at the end of the session for friends and family!

GRADES 5-8


When: Mondays 1/6-5/18

Time: 4:45-5:30pm

Price: $315(R)/$347(NR)

Activity#: 242707-02



BROADWAY BOUND     with Stefanie Guggenheim 
In this performance based class, young actors will get the opportunity to audition, rehearse, and perform a Broadway Jr musical performed at Caruso Middle School.  With professional costumes, sets and sound, performers will feel like stars on Broadway!  

GRADES 3-6

Show: WILLY WONKA JR!

When: Tuesdays (some Sundays) 1/7-5/5
Time: 4:00-5:45pm (Sundays 1:00-2:45pm)

Cost: Price: $566(R)/611(NR)

Activity#: 242706-04
*Bus service available from all 3-5 grade Deerfield Schools on Tuesdays*

Performance Dates: 5/1 & 5/2 


DEERFIELD PERFORMERS TROUPE    with 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 focuses on performance, teamwork, dramaturgy, and the purpose of performing. Acceptance is by audition only.**  Students will get the opportunity to perform at Caruso Middle School and at two local senior centers.

GRADES 6-8
Show: ALL SHOOK UP!

When: Thursdays (some Sundays) 1/9-5/14
Time: 6:00-8:15pm (Sundays 3:00-5:15pm)

Cost: $607(R)/655(NR)
Performance Dates: 4/30 & 5/30 

Off-site Show Dates: 4/26 & 5/7

 
*AUDITIONS FOR DEERFIELD PERFORMERS TROUPE WINTER/SPRING SESSION 2019

WILL BE HELD ON DECEMBER 11, 2019 AT 4:30pm

  • Auditioners must attend the full session.

  • There will be a dance component to the audition; please bring appropriate footwear.
  • Everyone auditioning should be prepared to sing up to 32 bars of the audition song of their choice, and should bring sheet music with start and end points clearly marked for our accompanist.​

**TO SCHEDULE AN AUDITION DATE, EMAIL: info@sarahhalltheatre.com OR CALL: 847-826-3486