20 Best Acting Programs In Chicago, IL

1. School Of The Art Institute Of Chicago

The School of the Art Institute of Chicago is a private art school associated with the Art Institute of Chicago in Chicago, Illinois.Wikipedia
  • Rating:  (4.3 )
  • Address:  36 S Wabash Ave, Chicago, IL 60603
  • Phone:  (800) 232-7242
  • Total enrollment:  3,519 (2014)
  • Undergraduate tuition and fees:  53,160 USD (2020 – 21) IPEDS
  • Mascot:  Artie the Lion
  • Colors:  Teal, Gold
  • Acceptance rate:  77.8% (2020) IPEDS
  • Appointments:  saic.edu
  • Profiles:  Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | YouTube
  • Hours: 
    Monday 8:30AM–4:30PM
    Tuesday 8:30AM–4:30PM
    Wednesday 8:30AM–4:30PM
    Thursday 8:30AM–4:30PM
    Friday 8:30AM–4:30PM
    Saturday Closed
    Sunday Closed

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2. Depaul University

DePaul University is a private, Catholic research university in Chicago, Illinois. Founded by the Vincentians in 1898, the university takes its name from the 17th-century French priest Saint Vincent de Paul. In 1998, it became the largest Catholic university in terms of enrollment in North America.Wikipedia
  • Rating:  (4.1 )
  • Located in:  DePaul University Welcome Center
  • Address:  2400 N Sheffield Ave, Chicago, IL 60614
  • Phone:  (312) 362-8300
  • Graduation rate:  72% (For first-time, full-time in 2020–21)
  • Total enrollment:  23,539 (2015)
  • Undergraduate tuition and fees:  42,012 USD (2020 – 21) IPEDS
  • Mascot:  DIBS
  • Colors:  Royal blue, Scarlet
  • Profiles:  LinkedIn | Instagram | Twitter | Facebook | YouTube
  • Acceptance rate:  70.2% (2020) IPEDS

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3. The University Of Chicago

The University of Chicago is a private research university in Chicago, Illinois. Its main campus is located in Chicago's Hyde Park neighborhood. The University of Chicago is consistently ranked among the best universities in the world and it is among the most selective in the United States.Wikipedia
  • Rating:  (4.6 )
  • Address:  5801 S Ellis Ave, Chicago, IL 60637
  • Phone:  (773) 702-1234
  • Total enrollment:  14,467 (2015)
  • Undergraduate tuition and fees:  62,241 USD (2020 – 21) IPEDS
  • Mascot:  Phil the Phoenix
  • Acceptance rate:  7.3% (2020) IPEDS
  • Profiles:  LinkedIn | Instagram | Twitter | YouTube | Facebook
  • Hours: 
    Thursday 8AM–5PM
    Friday 8AM–5PM
    Saturday 8AM–5PM
    Sunday 8AM–5PM
    Monday 8AM–5PM
    Tuesday 8AM–5PM
    Wednesday 8AM–5PM

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4. Wilbur Wright College

Wilbur Wright College, formerly known as Wright Junior College, is a public community college in Chicago. Part of the City Colleges of Chicago system, it offers two-year associate's degrees, as well as occupational training in IT, manufacturing, medical, and business fields.Wikipedia
  • Rating:  (4.2 )
  • Address:  4300 N Narragansett Ave, Chicago, IL 60634
  • Phone:  (773) 777-7900
  • Graduation rate:  23.7% (For first-time, full-time in 2020–21)
  • Founded:  1934, Chicago, IL
  • Total enrollment:  12,673 (2011)
  • Undergraduate tuition and fees:  In-state tuition 11,520 USD, Out-of-state tuition 14,430 USD (2020 – 21) IPEDS
  • President:  Donald J. Laackman
  • Profiles:  Facebook
  • Colors:  White, Blue, Grey, Brown

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5. Chicago Academy For The Arts

The Chicago Academy for the Arts, founded in 1981, is an independent high school for the performing and visual arts located in the River West neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois. It was named a National School of Distinction by the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.Wikipedia

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6. Merit School Of Music

Merit School of Music is a nonprofit organization located in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Merit is dedicated to helping young people transform their lives by removing barriers to a high-quality …Wikipedia

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7. The Io Theater

iO, or iO Chicago, is an improv theater and training center in central Chicago, with a former branch in Los Angeles, called iO West and in Raleigh, North Carolina called iO South. The theater taught and hosted performances of improvisational comedy. It was founded in 1981 by Del Close and Charna Halpern.Wikipedia
  • Rating:  (4.8 )
  • Address:  1501 N Kingsbury St, Chicago, IL 60642
  • Phone:  (312) 300-3350
  • Founded:  1981
  • Profiles:  Facebook | Instagram | Twitter
  • Hours: 
    Wednesday Closed
    Thursday 5PM–12AM
    Friday (Veterans Day) 5PM–12AM Hours might differ
    Saturday 6PM–3AM
    Sunday Closed
    Monday Closed
    Tuesday Closed

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8. The Chicago Mosaic School

The Chicago Mosaic School is a 501c non-profit organization dedicated to advancing the fine art of mosaic and providing opportunities for comprehensive study with an academic, materially-oriented approach to art education.Wikipedia

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9. The Joffrey Ballet

The Joffrey Ballet is one of the premier dance companies and training institutions in the world today. Located in Chicago, Illinois, the Joffrey regularly performs classical and contemporary ballets during its annual performance season at Lyric Opera House, including its annual presentation of The Nutcracker.Wikipedia

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10. Goodman Theatre

Goodman Theatre is a professional theater company located in Chicago's Loop. A major part of the Chicago theatre scene, it is the city's oldest currently active nonprofit theater organization. Part of its present theater complex occupies the landmark Harris and Selwyn Theaters property.Wikipedia

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11. Court Theatre

Court Theatre is a Tony Award-winning professional theatre company located in the Hyde Park neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois, where it was established in 1955. Court Theatre is affiliated with the University of Chicago, receiving in-kind support from the University and operating within the larger University umbrella.Wikipedia

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12. Chopin Theatre

Chopin Theatre Productions is a 501 not for profit art presenter and producer at the historic Chopin Theater building in Chicago. Built in 1918, in what is now Wicker Park, the theater is located across the Polish Triangle.Wikipedia

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13. The Theatre School At Depaul University

The Theatre School at DePaul University, previously the Goodman School of Drama is the drama school of DePaul University. Founded with its first class conducted at the Art Institute of Chicago on January 5, 1925, the Goodman School was associated with the Goodman Theatre Company.Wikipedia

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A really great theater school with good plays. What more is there to say!Da Computer Freak

14. Victory Gardens Theater

The Biograph Theater on Lincoln Avenue in the Lincoln Park neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois, was originally a movie theater but now presents live productions.Wikipedia

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15. Paul Mitchell The School Chicago

  • Rating:  (3.7 )
  • Located in:  University of Illinois Chicago
  • Address:  1225 S Halsted St, Chicago, IL 60607
  • Phone:  (312) 733-9285
  • Average salary after attending undergrad:  24,463 USD (2020)
  • Undergraduate enrollment:  209 (2020–21)
  • Average annual cost for students receiving federal aid:  14,993 USD (2021)
  • Undergraduate tuition and fees:  19,500 USD (2011 – 12)
  • Parent organization:  Paul Mitchell Advanced Education
  • Profiles:  Twitter | LinkedIn | Facebook
  • Hours: 
    Monday 10AM–8:30PM
    Tuesday 10AM–8:30PM
    Wednesday 10AM–8:30PM
    Thursday 10AM–5PM
    Friday 10AM–5PM
    Saturday 10AM–5PM
    Sunday Closed

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16. Old Town School Of Folk Music – Lincoln Park

The Old Town School of Folk Music is a Chicago teaching and performing institution that launched the careers of many notable folk music artists. Founded by Folk musicians Frank Hamilton and Win Stracke, and Dawn Greening, the School opened in the Old Town neighborhood of Chicago in 1957.Wikipedia

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17. Kid's W.a.y Acting Academy & Respect For Acting Academy/adults

  • Rating:  (5.0 )
  • Located in:  Harper Court
  • Address:  1520 E Harper Ct, Chicago, IL 60615
  • Phone:  (929) 256-2303
  • Areas served:  Atlanta
  • Hours: 
    Thursday 8AM–8PM
    Friday 8AM–8PM
    Saturday 8AM–8PM
    Sunday Closed
    Monday 8AM–8PM
    Tuesday 8AM–8PM
    Wednesday 8AM–8PM

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18. Chicago Dance

  • Rating:  (4.8 )
  • Address:  309 W Chicago Ave FL 3, Chicago, IL 60654
  • Phone:  (312) 337-9503
  • Areas served:  Chicago
  • Appointments:  chicagodance.com
  • Profiles:  Facebook | Instagram | LinkedIn
  • Hours: 
    Wednesday 3–9PM
    Thursday 3–9PM
    Friday (Veterans Day) 4–9PM Hours might differ
    Saturday 10AM–4PM
    Sunday Closed
    Monday 3–9PM
    Tuesday 3–9PM
    Wednesday 10AM–4PM
    Thursday 10AM–4PM
    Friday (Veterans Day) 10AM–4PM Hours might differ
    Saturday Closed
    Sunday Closed
    Monday 10AM–4PM
    Tuesday Closed
    Wednesday 3–9PM
    Thursday 3–9PM
    Friday (Veterans Day) 4–9PM Hours might differ
    Saturday 10AM–4PM
    Sunday Closed
    Monday 3–9PM
    Tuesday 3–9PM

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19. Sce Agency

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20. Accomplished On Camera, Llc

  • Rating:  (5.0 )
  • Address:  1710 W Belmont Ave, Chicago, IL 60657
  • Phone:  (815) 715-6925
  • Areas served:  Chicago Metropolitan Area
  • Profiles:  Facebook | Instagram
  • Hours: 
    Wednesday 9AM–10PM
    Thursday 9AM–10PM
    Friday (Veterans Day) 9AM–10PM Hours might differ
    Saturday 9AM–10PM
    Sunday 9AM–10PM
    Monday 9AM–10PM
    Tuesday 9AM–10PM

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