Acting Classes in Des Plaines, IL

Kids' Class Packages at FieldCrest School of Performing Arts (Up to 73% Off). Two Options Available.

FieldCrest School of Performing Arts

Park Forest

Kids from 18 months to 18 years develop their performing-arts repertoire with a variety of acting, modeling, and dance classes

$75 $29

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

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

$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

Up to 54% Off Bollywood at Shingaris School Of Rhythm Chicago

Shingaris School Of Rhythm Chicago

Multiple Locations

From the merchant: Adult classes include a 30 minute Bollywood work out and 30 minute Bollywood dance class.

$35 $17

5 or 10 Yoga Classes at Sun and Moon Yoga (Up to 55% Off)

Sun and Moon Yoga

Park Ridge

Hot, warm, or regular classes for all ability levels, scheduled seven days a week in a studio lit by skylights or, in the evening, candles

$70 $35

"Naughty Little Cabaret" Burlesque, Fridays at 8 p.m. through December 17

Naughty Little Cabaret

Original Mothers

Male and female burlesque performers, including some from RuPaul’s Drag Race, dazzle with acrobatics, teasing, 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

Improv-Comedy Show with Popcorn (Through January 28)

Laugh Out Loud Theater Schaumburg

Laugh Out Loud

Improvisers perform shows with spontaneous scenes, games, and songs

$22 $11

10 Indoor Cycling Classes at Cycle Cross Spin Boutique (Up to 66% Off)

Cycle Cross Spin Boutique

Park Ridge

Students torch calories during intense indoor cycling classes that let participants travel the world with MyRide virtual software

$180 $62

Two or Four Yoga Classes at Evolution Yoga (Up to 54% Off)

Evolution Yoga


Instructors introduce the fundamentals of poses, sequences, and relaxation techniques in a safe and supportive environment

$70 $32

Five or Eight Yoga Classes at Pulsation Yoga (Up to 61% Off)

Pulsation Yoga

Multiple Locations

Yoga classes for all levels in a welcoming authentic yoga studio. 100% yoga, nothing less.

$75 $29

Month of Gymnastics. Dance or Tumbling and Trampoline Classes — Rise Up Academy (Up to 57% Off)

Rise Up Academy

Arlington Heights

Come take a month’s worth of gymnastics, tumbling, and trampoline or dance classes. See the website for class descriptions.

$57 $28

4-Week Ballroom, Latin, or Swing Group Dance Classes for New Students at May I Have This Dance (Up to 55% Off)

May I Have This Dance

Jefferson Park

Instructors coach individuals or couples through the tenets of social dancing for ballroom, latin, or swing dance classes

$55 $25

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

One Month of Unlimited Fitness Classes with H2 Fit Camp (80% Off)

H2 Fit Camp

H2 Fit Camp

Boot camp specialists put their clients through challenging interval training with friendly encouragement at recently opened gym

$89 $19

"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 $25

Gym Membership at Hamilton Lakes Athletic Club (Up to 85% Off). Two Options Available.

Hamilton Lakes Athletic Club


Instructors can motivate groups through swift, plyometrics-based Cross-Train, Pilates-yoga fusion, cycling, and other exercise classes

$150 $35

America's Baking and Sweets Show on Friday, November 11, at 10 a.m.

America's Baking and Sweets Show

Schaumburg Convention Center

My Cupcake Addiction mastermind Elise Strachan headlines a weekend of sweets, classes, and demos

$26 $15

$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

Five Classes, or a One-Month Pink Membership at Flirty Girl Fitness (Up to 58% Off)

Flirty Girl Fitness

2215 N. Halsted

Up to 100 classes per week, including Abs & Booty, Knockouts, Drop, Fabulously Firm, Yogalates, Pole Dancing, Chair Dancing and Sexy Stretch

$100 $49

Three or Five Barre Classes at The Barre Code (Up to 45% Off)

The Barre Code

Oak Park

Barre workouts incorporating cardio, strength training, and restoration, all designed to build outer and inner strength

$60 $33

Month of Unlimited CrossFit or SoNoX Classes at CrossFit SoNo (Up to 75% Off)

CrossFit SoNo

Goose Island

Nationally certified trainers lead small classes through workouts that change daily, so exercisers and muscle groups don’t get bored

$100 $29

Introductory Pole-Fitness Class for One or Two at Studio Phoenix (Up to 52% Off)

Studio Phoenix

Arlington Heights

In women-only studio dancers of all experience levels learn sensual pole-dance moves that meld with strength-building gymnastics techniques

$40 $19

Month of Classes for One or Two at Latin Rhythms Dance (Up to 54% Off)

Latin Rhythms Dance

West Town

Professional instructors lead students in lessons of Salsa, Bachata, and Mambo across all fitness levels

$150 $69

"Kiss Kiss Cabaret"

Uptown Underground


$27.50 $7.50

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  • 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
  • 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
  • Perfection Counter Tops
    Make sure your handyman is there for you when you need help. The professionals at Niles' Perfection Counter Tops are quick to fix all those little things (and the big things, too). If you need some help with your next home decorating project, you can count on the staff at Perfection Counter Tops to have some great ideas. You probably have something that needs fixed up around the house, and Perfection Counter Tops is ready to help.
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    Niles, IL US
  • Virtuoso Performing Arts
    For the theatrically inclined, Virtuoso Performing Arts offers engaging plays for your enjoyment in Glenview. Whether you want mouth-watering food or great drinks, this theater has the restaurant just for you. Load up the mini-van and bring the kids to this theater — they'll love the scene here as much as mom and dad. If you're a dancer of all trades, come join the fun and varied classes Virtuoso Performing Arts has to offer. Parking is plentiful, so visitors can feel free to bring their vehicles.
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    Glenview, 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
  • Breaking Into The Business
    Want something more than just a weekend out at the bars? Wilmette's Actors Training Center offers the perfect theater to shake your weekend up. For a well-crafted dish, be sure to visit the restaurant at this theater. Bring the whole clan to this theater — kids and parents will love the ambience here. Move, groove, and shake it at one of Actors Training Center's top-notch dance classes. Parking is plentiful, so visitors can feel free to bring their vehicles.
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    Wilmette, IL US