IN-PERSON CLASSES

BROADWAY IS BACK!!!

Join us for our most exciting Back to Broadway season yet.

Stages is dedicated to doing our part to reduce the impact of Covid-19 by complying with all city and state restrictions. We are taking every measure to ensure that your return to in-person classes is a safe one including:

  • Fully vaccinated teaching team.

  • Small class sizes and socially distanced set-up.

  • Mandatory masks for everyone over the Age of 2 when indoors or outdoors when not on your mat.

WHICH CLASS IS RIGHT FOR ME?

Virtual Classes


In-Person Classes

Lullaby League (0-9mo)


A new class for new babies, new parents, and caregivers! What do you get when you combine the best music class in the city with an opportunity to connect with other new parents and caregivers PLUS chat about your little one's development with a licensed Developmental Therapist? The perfect first music class for Broadway Babies and their adults! Introducing Lullaby League. Created and taught by professional performers who also have M.S. degrees in Child Development from Erikson Institute, Lullaby League offers a unique opportunity to engage with your little one in a musical environment while learning about their physical, cognitive, social-emotional, and language development. Each week, infants and their caregivers are introduced to exciting new sensory experiences, songs, and stories as Broadway Musicals are brought to life in a 30min edition of Broadway & Me. After music time, teachers will moderate an informal discussion about an aspect of your little one's developmental journey as well as answer all of your burning questions. Each class then ends with 15min of time for adults to socialize and build community! *Masks are required for all adults. Stages is committed to making our classes accesible for all families. For information regarding tuition assitance and free classes, contact naomi@stageschicago.com Soul City Church (West Loop) Indoor Classes Tuesday 12:15pm - 1:15pm




Broadway Mini-Stars (2-3yr)


Feeling like your Broadway Baby is ready for the next step? Then this 60min class is just for you! Broadway Mini-Stars uses the magic of musical theater to help ease the transition from toddler to preschooler by combining the Broadway & Me class you know and love with structured activities designed to encourage independence and help your little one adapt to a group classroom setting. Each week, little Broadway fans and caregivers are introduced to exciting new songs, characters, and stories as Broadway Musicals are brought to life by a team of professional teaching artists. After that, it’s time to dive into a process art activity inspired by the show of the week. Created by a professional performer turned early childhood development specialist, Broadway Mini-Stars is both entertaining and developmentally appropriate! Stages is committed to making our classes available and affordable for all families. For information about reduced tuition or free classes, please contact naomi@stageschicago.com Soul City Church (West Loop) Indoor Classes Friday, 10:15am - 11:15am




Broadway Little Stars (3-5yr)


Preschoolers can now experience the magic of Broadway with a class designed specifically for them! Each week, Broadway Little Stars introduces preschoolers to a new musical through activities inspired by the “show of the week” and designed to get them singing, dancing, and acting along. Classes are taught by professional teaching artists who are experts at engaging and educating children in fun, developmentally appropriate ways. Whether your child is ready for the spotlight or simply loves musicals, this class is for them! Stages is committed to making our classes available and affordable for all families. For information about reduced tuition or free classes, please contact naomi@stageschicago.com​​​​​​ *Don't see a class day/time that works for you? Reach out to naomi@stageschicago.com with your preferred day/time and we'll see if we can get enough interst to start a class! Soul City Church (West Loop) Indoor Classes Thursday 4:00pm Saturday, 10:30am The Drucker Center (Lincoln Park) Indoor Classes Wednesday, 4:15pm




Broadway Prep Preschool Pod (2.5-5yr)


Sample Curriculum Broadway Prep is the ultimate creative learning experience for children ages 2.5 – 5 years old! Developed by a professional performer turned child development specialist, Broadway Prep combines the creativity and energy of musical theater classes with a play-based curriculum, giving children the opportunity to explore and learn through movement, music, art, and dramatic play. Each week parents will be provided with pictures from class as well as a Weekly Report sharing information about the week’s activities and their child’s individual development and learning. Broadway Prep Pods are limited to 12 children in order to ensure a safe and personalized learning environment. Stages is committed to making our classes available and affordable for all families. For information about reduced tuition or free classes, please contact naomi@stageschicago.com Broadway Prep is offered Monday - Thursay, 9:00am -12:00pm. Choose from 2, 3, or 4 day enrollment! 2 Day Enrollment 3 Day Enrollment 4 Day Enrollment




Broadway Stars (Grades K-2)


Broadway Stars was created by a professional performer turned child development specialist with the primary goal of helping young children develop the foundational skills and technique every musical theater performer needs through fun, developmentally appropriate classes. Taught by a professional teaching artist with years of experience both in the classroom and on professional stages, Broadway Stars features a customized curriculum designed to challenge and showcase the strengths of each young performer.

Each week, children participate in acting games, choreography rehearsal, and vocal coachings as they learn songs from Broadway Musicals! And the BEST part? Each Semester culminates with a performance in which your Broadway Star will get to perform for friends and family!

Whether your child is destined for the lights of Broadway or simply loves to perform with their friends, this class will spark their creativity and give them the confidence to shine both onstage and off.

*Stages Fall Finale will take place the week of December 13!

Don't see a class that works for you? Contact naomi@stageschicago.com with your preferred day/time and we'll see if there's enough interest to add the class to our schedule!

Soul City Church (West Loop)

Monday, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

The Drucker Center (Lincoln Park)

Tuesday 4:30pm - 5:30pm




Broadway Stars (Grades 3-5)


Perfect for all skill levels, this 90 minute class helps young performers develop the foundational skills and technique every Broadway Star needs! Taught by a professional teaching artist with years of experience both in the classroom and on professional stages, Broadway Stars features a customized curriculum designed to challenge and showcase the strengths of each young performer.

Each week, young performers will participate in acting games used at every level of training to foster imagination and improvisational skills while working together as a "cast" to learn and rehearse musical numbers from Broadway shows. And the BEST part? Each Semester culminates with a performance in which your Broadway Star will get to perform for friends and family!

Whether your child is destined for the lights of Broadway or simply loves to perform with their friends, this class will spark their creativity and give them the confidence to shine both onstage and off.

*Stages Fall Finale will take place the week of December 13!

Don't see a class that works for you? Contact naomi@stageschicago.com with your preferred day/time and we'll see if there's enough interest to add the class to our schedule!




Broadway Stages (Grades 5-8)


Broadway Stages was created by a professional performer turned child development specialist with the primary goal of helping young children develop the foundational skills and technique every musical theater performer needs through fun, developmentally appropriate classes. Taught by a team of professional musical theater performers with years of experience both in the classroom and on professional stages, students are given the opportunity to learn from the best as they receive individualized attention and feedback. Each week, young performers will participate in acting games used at every level of training to foster imagination and improvisational skills while working together as a "cast" to learn and rehearse musical numbers from Broadway shows. And the BEST part? Each Semester culminates with a performance in which your Broadway Star will get to perform for friends and family!

Whether your child is destined for the lights of Broadway or simply loves to perform with their friends, this class will spark their creativity and give them the confidence to shine both onstage and off.

*Stages Fall Finale will take place the week of December 13!

Don't see a class that works for you? Contact naomi@stageschicago.com with your preferred day/time and we'll see if there's enough interest to add the class to our schedule!




Broadway & Me (0-3yr)


Each week, our littlest Broadway fans and caregivers are introduced to exciting new songs, characters, and stories as Broadway Musicals are brought to life by a team of professional teaching artists. Created by a professional performer turned early childhood development specialist, Broadway & Me's unique curriculum is both entertaining and developmentally appropriate. Each class incorporates activities that are designed to support your little one’s physical, cognitive, social-emotional, and language development. *Masks are required for all adults and children over the age of 2yr when indoors or outdoors when not on their mats. Stages is committed to making our classes accesible for all families. For information regarding tuition assitance and free classes, contact naomi@stageschicago.com Soul City Church (West Loop) Indoor Classes Tuesday, 4:15pm Friday, 9:15am - SOLD OUT Soul City Church (West Loop) Outdoor Classes Thursday, 10:30am Thursday, 11:30am The Drucker Center (Lincoln Park) Indoor Classes Tuesday, 10:30am Lincoln Common (Lincoln Park) Outdoor Classes Saturday, 10:00am





In-Person Class Schedule

 

Stages is committed to making our classes available and affordable for all families.

For information about tuition assistance and free classes, please contact naomi@stageschicago.com