Ages 4 to 104, you’re just starting out, looking to be creative and expressive, or looking to further develop your professional skills

We have a class for you

BrightSide Theatre Artistic Director Jeffrey Cass will lead our fall classes.

Classes take place at BrightSide Theatre’s Rehearsal Studio at 4953 Fairview Ave, Downers Grove, IL 60515

Session 1: September 8-29

Play in a Day

Kindergarten through 8th Grade

Columbus Day 10/8/18 | MLK Day 1/21/19 | Presidents Day 2/18/19

Drop off at 8:30am | Performance at 5:15pm | Pick up at 5:30pm

$75/Student (includes lunch)

For those days when there’s no school but parents still have to work! This is an exciting fast-paced class. Students will improve their communication skills through the use of role-play, script writing, improvisation and performance.  In one day students will write a script, rehearse it, add costumes and props and then at the end of the day perform their creation for their parents. Roll up your sleeves and be ready to create a play in a day!

Session 2: October 13-Nov 3

College Audition Prep

Grades 11-12 | Saturdays 10am-11:30am | Tuition $125

Through this class, students solidify audition material that highlights their individuality and performance strengths, while meeting the preferences and requirements for their top-choice schools.  Students will learn various practice methods and participate in mock auditions, where they will present the audition song and/or monologue and receive individual, professional feedback.


Professional Audition Clinic

Post College | Saturdays 12pm-1:30pm | Tuition $125

Focusing on strengthening your audition and callback skills in the professional setting including musicals and straight plays we will workshop your audition material and by participating in full mock audition processes, complete with callback experiences we will strengthen your skills to best prepare you to land that next role.

To enroll in any of the above classes: