Acting Classes in Burr Ridge, IL

Private Burlesque Lesson for Up to Two or an Eight-Week Burlesque Course for One at Vaudezilla (Up to 59% Off)



Classes in artful vaudevillian dance led by a company that has hosted more than 200 shows in Chicago

$120 $59

One-Day Comedy Course or Five-Week Improv or Standup Course from McKay Arts Management (Up to 60% Off)

McKay Arts Management

McKay Arts Management

Second City alumnus teaches 5–12 pupils ages 16+ during classes for all skill levels; five-week session culminates in a live show

$35 $15

Improv or Stand-Up Classes at ComedySportz of Chicago (Up to 75% Off). Three Options Available.

ComedySportz of Chicago

North Side

Professional instructors help aspiring performers develop active listening, agreement, and other fundamental improv techniques

$250 $65

$19 for A Dance, Theater, or Voice Class at Beyond The Stars Performing Arts Academy ($85 Value)

Beyond The Stars Performing Arts Academy


Seasoned instructors help dancers, actors, and singers of all levels develop their confidence and technical skill

$85 $19

$75 for a Voice-Over Workshop for One at The Foxhole Chicago ($150 Value

The Foxhole Chicago

The Foxhole

Coaches, speakers, and voice-over artists give valuable feedback & tips for the voice-over industry, as well as practice in the vocal booth

$150 $75

Drop-In Workshop for One or Two at Li'l Buds Theatre Company (Up to 50% Off)

Li'l Buds Theatre Company


Kids immerse themselves in the world of theater with fun themed workshops including performance as superheroes, princesses, and pirates

$20 $12

$129.99 for The Actor's Corner Package with Acting Classes, Headshots, and Demo Ree at Virtual X ($350 Value)

Virtual X


Two acting courses in monologues or blocking, digital headshots, 25 prints, a demo reel, and interim casting agency placement

$350 $129.99

Voiceover Class, Intro Acting Class or Voiceover and Intro Acting Class from Gravy For The Brain (Up to 89% Off)

Gravy For The Brain

Online Deal

Award-winning actors and casting directors lead online classes designed to help users begin careers in acting and voiceover work

$297 $35

$35 for One Private Lesson and One Group Event at Fred Astaire Dance Studios ($135 Value)

Fred Astaire Dance Studio

Multiple Locations

Studio cofounded by Fred Astaire trains students with a curriculum that breaks social dances down into easily combined components

$135 $35

$39 for Four Premium Indoor Cycling Sessions with Water Bottle at CycleBar ($85 Value)


CycleBar Burr Ridge

Smart bikes keep track of exercisers’ stats during intense, music-fueled cycling workouts

$85 $39

Standup or Improv Comedy Show at The Comedy Shrine Theater through January 28

The Comedy Shrine

The Comedy Shrine Theater

Comics and resident improvisers fill standup showcases and a flagship show of short-form improv a la Whose Line Is It Anyway?

$20 $10

5 or 10 Drop-In Fitness Classes at Energie Pilates, Fitness Spa (Up to 72% Off)

Energie Pilates, Fitness Spa


Instructors help students tone and develop their bodies in pilates, yoga, DaVinci Board, Cardio Chisel, and other fitness classes

$100 $35

$29 for One Month of Unlimited Yoga at Simply Yoga ($120 Value)

Simply Yoga

Simply Yoga

Vinyasa-style yoga classes for all levels in a studio heated to 80–85 degrees for a detoxifying effect

$120 $29

90-Minute Introductory Pole-Dancing, Aerial Silks, or Burlesque Class at Tease Dance and Fitness (50% Off)

Tease Dance and Fitness

Aurora / Naperville

90-minute teaser classes introduce women to sensual dancing for fun and fitness in a warm, supportive atmosphere

$40 $20

$25 for Three Aerial and Ground Fitness Classes for Women from Rising Goddess Fitness ($90 Value)

Rising Goddess Fitness


Intro and personal women’s fitness classes incorporate aerial exercise, dance, or yoga to improve wellness and confidence

$90 $25

4 or 10 Kickboxing Classes with Personal-Training Session and Boxing Gloves at ( 81% Off )

Multiple Locations

Kickboxing classes combine boxing and martial arts to help tone and trim physiques, and one-on-one training helps refine style and results

$105 $23

General, VIP, or VIP Admission with a Drink to Laugh Factory Chicago Weekend or Tuesday-Night Comedy Shows

Laugh Factory

Laugh Factory

Legendary standup-comedy venue hosts some of the best local and touring comedians around during weekend and Tuesday night comedy shows

$10 $7

$45 for Five Yoga Classes at Yoga By Degrees ($95 Value)

Yoga by Degrees

Multiple Locations

Beginner through Vinyasa-style yoga classes conducted in temperatures ranging from 80 degrees to 105 degrees

$95 $45

"Thrones! The Musical Parody": A Parody of "Game of Thrones" (October 12-October 30)

"Thrones! A Musical Parody"

Apollo Theater

This send up of the HBO phenomenon puts a humorous, musical spin on the world of Westeros, including spoilers all the way through Season 6

$59.75 $18

Two Belly-Dance Classes for One, or One or Two Belly-Dance Classes for Two at Eastern Fire Belly Dance (Up to 58% Off)

Eastern Fire Belly Dance


Former ACE-certified aerobics instructor teaches a modernized style of belly dance that focuses on unity and camaraderie among dancers

$30 $15

Unlimited Boot-Camp Classes or Kid's Camp at H2 Heaven and Hell Fitness (Up to 75% Off)

H2 Heaven and Hell Fitness

H2 Heaven and Hell Fitness

Encouraging boot-camp sessions change daily to keep muscles engaged, using sandbags, jump ropes, and stability balls for full-body workouts

$69.99 $20

The Second City Presents Urban Twist for Two (October 14–December 16)

Second City Diversity and Inclusion presents: "Urban Twist", a hip sketch comedy revue featuring Bob Curry Fellows

The Blackout Cabaret - 2nd Floor Pipers Alley

The famed Chicago institution presents a night of political satire and sketch comedy written and performed by a diverse cast

$32 $16

$25 for Two Private Ballroom or Latin Dance Lessons & One Party Admission for Up to 2 at Celebrity Dance Studio

Celebrity Dance Studio

Downers Grove

Instructors tailor private lessons to each client’s individual goals

$200 $25

30 or 60 Days of Unlimited Yoga Classes at Twist Yoga Lounge (Up to 76% Off)

Twist Yoga Lounge

Twist Yoga Lounge Llc

Diverse calendar of classes includes power yoga, sculpting yoga with weights, yoga body bootcamp, slow flow, and yin yoga

$119 $29

$39 for 10 Yoga Classes at Breathe, The Art of Yoga ($120 Value)

Breathe, The Art of Yoga


Passionate instructor guides students of all experience levels through basic yoga, Vinyasa Flow & meditation classes

$120 $39

Boot-Camp Classes with Optional Meal Planning or Personal Training Sessions at The Boot Camp Guy (Up to 69% Off)

The Boot Camp Guy

The Boot Camp Guy

Instructors gear workouts to students’ abilities during more than 120 classes, such as boot camps, cycling & cardio-kickboxing

$80 $36

Dance Lessons for an Individual or a Couple at DeSarge Danceworld (Up to 69% Off). Four Options Available.

DeSarge Danceworld


International dance champion is a master of teaching beginner and advanced dancers

$60 $29

$20 for One Month of Unlimited Boot Camp Classes at Heaven and Hell Bootcamp ($69.99 Value)

Heaven & Hell Bootcamp

Heaven and Hell Bootcamp Glendale Heights

Encouraging boot-camp sessions change daily to keep muscles engaged, using sandbags, jump ropes, and stability balls for full-body workouts

$69.99 $20

"The Wild Side: A Bad Ass Pole Show" on October 7, November 4, or December 2

The Wild Side: A Bad Ass Pole Show

Original Mothers

Chicago’s sexiest pole dancers dazzle with high-fyling acrobatics and titillating dance moves

$30 $20

The Dancing Horses from September 1 through October 30

The Dancing Horses

The Dancing Horses Theatre

Equestrians & various horse breeds do a Vegas-style performance, followed by an exotic bird show featuring Echo from America’s Got Talent

$37.50 $18

Select Local Merchants

  • Expression Dance Studio
    What services does your business offer and what makes your business stand out from the competition? Expression teaches technique in a fun and enjoyable way. All ages and levels are welcome, and will immediately be part of the family. Styles: ballet, tap, jazz, hip hop, lyrical, creative movement, dancing with disabilities, mommy & me, and musical theater. What's one tip for first-time students that will make them feel like veterans? First time students will learn to appreciate and dance, and will quickly learn technique and expression. All students are encouraged to express their creativity and individuality. What was the inspiration to start or run this business? Studio owner Amber Alonzo dreamed of opening a dance studio her entire life. In 2009, her dream came to fruition. Amber strives to create a safe, fun and educational environment for all dancers. What do you love most about your job? All of the teachers at Expression bring a love for dance and teaching. Expression teachers are inspired everyday by their students, and are constantly growing as dancers for and because of their students.
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    Westmont, IL US
  • Fred Astaire Dance Studio
    The consortium of professional instructors at Fred Astaire Dance Studio, which was cofounded by legendary toe tapper Fred Astaire himself, shepherd students of all ages and skill levels through lessons that span the style spectrum. Patrons can learn how to cavort through classic waltz and fox-trot romps or swivel through the modern steps of salsa, swing, or mambo.
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    Hoffman Estates, IL US
  • Sarantos Studios
    Check out the amazing schedule at Sarantos Studios for a list of the best shows Oak Park offers. Be sure to visit the restaurant at this theater for a delicious meal. This theater welcomes kids, too, so you can feel good about bringing the whole family. Parking is plentiful, so patrons can feel free to bring their vehicles.
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    Oak Park, IL US
  • Lehman School of Dance
    Start a night out with your friends right at the terrific theater at Northfield's Lehman School of Dance. Parking is plentiful, so guests can feel free to bring their vehicles.
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    Northfield, IL US
  • Broadway In Naperville
    If not for the 30 miles that separate them, Broadway in Naperville would feel right at home on Chicago's theater row. Yet somehow that separation of city and suburb allows their art to flourish and their imaginations to run unburdened by Windy City hubris. For founder and artistic director Andrea Wukitsch, Broadway in Naperville is about theater at its purest—an almost magical tool that fuels the human spirit through storytelling—and less about guys on wires pretending they're spiders. As a professional theater company, Broadway in Naperville ensures that every staging is stunning with inventive works drawn from across the globe. As a dramatic and technical arts conservatory, Broadway in Naperville transforms budding actors, dancers, and singers into spotlight-ready pros while instilling them with the skill-set to navigate the Great White Way.
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    Naperville, IL US
  • International Comedy Class
    What services does your business offer and what makes your business stand out from the competition? Meechie has traveled the world doing comedy. The class was created to take that experience and give that to student who want to be better. This will be hard work and challenge your comedy Brian. Your instructor writes for MTV and tours with major comedians. Headshot, booking video given final date. Do you provide any materials? What should your students expect to bring? I provide the student with creative exercises I have developed and material on different forms of comedy every week. The student will have to perform weekly inside and outside of class. Collectively we will be responsible for producing final showcase. What was the inspiration to start or run this business? I am a comedian who has had to figure things out as I worked. This class was created to help student develop a more personal comedy voice and help learn from experiences I have already had. What do you love most about your job? I enjoy making people laugh period. When I see students become productive working professionals it only adds to the entire comedy community with TV shows, ticket sales and booking.
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    Chicago, IL US