DEERFIELD classes located at the Deerfield Park District
SPRING registration is open!
You may register online at: www.deerfieldparks.org
Or in-person at: 836 Jewett Park Drive, Deerfield, Illinois
See a listing below of all of our current offerings for PRE K-8th GRADE.
All classes listed below are located at the Jewett Center in Deerfield.
MINI FOOTLIGHTERS: with Sarah Tilford
Allow your mini thespian to discover the wonders of performance and play using their body, mind and imagination!
Age: Pre K
Tues, 4/2-6/4 12:30-1:30 p.m. $188(R)/226(NR)
Fri, 4/5-6/7 11:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m. $212(R)/254(NR)
LITTLE FOOTLIGHTERS: with Sarah Tilford
**This program is closed for Spring. Registration for our FALL 2019 SESSION will open this summer!
Fall Show: Finding Nemo!
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 THE JUNGLE BOOK!
Dates: Weds, 4/3-6/5 3:00-4:30 pm* $311(R)/373(NR)
*Bus service available from all Deerfield Schools on Wednesdays!
SPOTLIGHTERS: with Sarah Tilford
**This program is closed for Spring. Registration for our FALL 2019 SESSIONwill open this summer!
Fall Show: The Little Mermaid JR!
Join us for our Spring Production of The Lion King Kids! This very special class that celebrates the process of theatre as well as the product.
Age: 3rd-8th grade
Dates: Mon, 1/7-5/13 5:30-7:00pm
Tentative Performance Dates: Saturday, 5/11 (2pm) & Sunday, 5/12 (2pm)
Tentative Tech/dress: Monday, 5/6 (5:00-8:00pm)
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!
Age: 5th-8th grade
Dates: Th, 4/4-6/6 4:30-5:30pm
BROADWAY BOUND: with Stefanie Guggenheim & Sarah Tilford
**This program is closed for Spring. Early registration for our FALL 2019 SESSION is open!
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!
Age: 3rd-6th Grade
Dates: 8/27-12/10, Tuesdays & some Sundays
Time: 4:00-5:45 p.m. on Tuesdays* & 1:00-2:45pm on some Sundays
*Bus service available from all 3-5 grade Deerfield Schools on Tuesdays!*
Performance Dates: 12/6 & 12/7
DEERFIELD PERFORMERS TROUPE: with Stefanie Guggenheim
**This program is closed for Spring. Early registration for our FALL 2019 SESSION will begin after troupe auditions!
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.
Show: ONCE ON THIS ISLAND
Age: 6th-8th Grade
Date: 8/29-12/19, Thursdays & some Sundays
Time: 6:00-8:15 pm on Thursdays & 3:00-5:15 pm on some Sundays
Performance Dates: 12/5 & 12/8
**AUDITIONS FOR DEERFIELD PERFORMERS TROUPE FALL SESSION 2019 WILL BE HELD ON 5/29 AND 5/30, 4-5:45PM**
Auditioners must attend the full 4-5:45pm session on EITHER 5/29 or 5/30.
**TO SCHEDULE AN AUDITION DATE, EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org OR CALL: 847-826-3486