CYT Chicago is one of 28 CYT Branches located throughout the country. CYT Chicago offers weekly classes in voice, drama, and dance, as well as specialty theater classes for students ages 6-18. CYT Chicago produces more than 30 mainstage shows every year for students ages 8-18, and holds week-long camps for students 5-18 each summer. Along with classes, camps, and shows, CYT Chicago offers several other opportunities on stage and off for students and adults! CYT has many programs in place that foster theater arts in the community and we’d love for you to take part in the various initiatives that CYT has going on.

Current Shows:

South Milwaukee Performing Arts Center
901 15th Avenue
South Milwaukee, WI 53172
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All the world's a stage,
And all the men and women merely players;
They have their exits and their entrances


William Shakespeare (As You Like It)

Rental Info

We use thousands of our own costumes, props, and sets for our productions every year. Bring your troupe's performances to life by renting from our expansive collection!

Current Classes:

Class: Age: Chapter: Location: Day: Time: Start: End:
Advanced Drama 12-18 Kenosha
(Fall 2019)
First Christian Church, Kenosha Tue 7:00pm - 9:00pm Sep 24 Nov 26
Advanced Musical Theater: Spelling Bee 13-18 Aurora
(Fall 2019)
Village Bible Church of Sugar Grove, Sugar Grove Mon 7:00pm - 9:00pm Aug 12 Oct 28
Advanced Voice 13-18 Kane
(Fall 2019)
Church on The Rock, Huntley Mon 7:15pm - 9:15pm Aug 19 Oct 28
Auditions and Callbacks 13-18 NW Cook
(Fall 2019)
Cardinal Drive Church, Rolling Meadows Thu 7:00pm - 9:00pm Aug 22 Nov 07
Ballet & Jazz 8-12 McHenry
(Fall 2019)
Calvary Church, Crystal Lake Tue 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 20 Oct 29
Ballet & Jazz 8-12 NW Cook
(Fall 2019)
Cardinal Drive Church, Rolling Meadows Thu 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 22 Nov 07
Ballet & Jazz 13-18 NW Cook
(Fall 2019)
Cardinal Drive Church, Rolling Meadows Thu 7:00pm - 9:00pm Aug 22 Nov 07
Ballet and Lyrical Dance 8-12 Lake
(Fall 2019)
Gurnee Community Church, Gurnee Thu 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 15 Oct 14
Ballet and Tap 13-18 Kenosha
(Fall 2019)
First Christian Church, Kenosha Tue 7:00pm - 9:00pm Sep 24 Nov 26
Beginning Ballet 8-12 Rockford
(Fall 2019)
Westminster Presbyterian Church, Rockford Mon 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 19 Oct 28
Beginning Ballet & Jazz 8-12 Milwaukee
(Fall 2019)
Highlands Church, Greenfield Thu 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 29 Oct 31
Beginning/Intermediate Dance 8-12 Kane
(Fall 2019)
Church on The Rock, Huntley Mon 5:00pm - 7:00pm Aug 19 Oct 28
Broadway for Kids 8-12 NW Cook
(Fall 2019)
Cardinal Drive Church, Rolling Meadows Thu 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 22 Nov 07
Character Development 10-14 Central Cook / Oak Park
(Fall 2019)
Judson Baptist Church, Oak Park Tue 5:45pm - 7:45pm Sep 10 Nov 12
Character Development 8-12 Kane
(Fall 2019)
Church on The Rock, Huntley Mon 5:00pm - 7:00pm Aug 19 Oct 28
Character Development 10-14 Rockford
(Fall 2019)
Westminster Presbyterian Church, Rockford Mon 7:00pm - 9:00pm Aug 19 Oct 28
Character Development 12-18 Milwaukee
(Fall 2019)
Highlands Church, Greenfield Thu 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 29 Oct 31
Classic Comedy Sketches 10-14 Lake
(Fall 2019)
Gurnee Community Church, Gurnee Thu 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 15 Oct 14
Conquering Auditions & Callbacks 13-18 Dupage
(Fall 2019)
Naperville Presbyterian Church Mon 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 12 Oct 28
Conquering Auditions & Callbacks 8-12 Dupage
(Fall 2019)
St. Daniel the Prophet Church, Wheaton Thu 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 15 Nov 07
Dance Team Techniques: Modern & Lyrical 8-12 Kenosha
(Fall 2019)
First Christian Church, Kenosha Tue 4:45pm - 6:45pm Sep 24 Nov 26
Dance: Ballet and Lyrical 12-18 Central Cook / Oak Park
(Fall 2019)
Judson Baptist Church, Oak Park Tue 5:45pm - 7:45pm Sep 10 Nov 12
Dance: Broadway Musicals 12-18 McHenry
(Fall 2019)
Calvary Church, Crystal Lake Tue 7:00pm - 9:00pm Aug 20 Oct 29
Dance: Hip Hop and Jazz 10-14 Dupage
(Fall 2019)
Naperville Presbyterian Church Mon 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 12 Oct 28
Dance: Lyrical and Jazz 13-18 Dupage
(Fall 2019)
St. Daniel the Prophet Church, Wheaton Thu 7:00pm - 9:00pm Aug 15 Nov 07
Dance: Stomp and Modern 10-14 Dupage
(Fall 2019)
St. Daniel the Prophet Church, Wheaton Thu 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 15 Nov 07
Drama 8–12 8-12 Lake
(Fall 2019)
Gurnee Community Church, Gurnee Thu 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 15 Oct 14
Drama 8–12 8-12 Rockford
(Fall 2019)
Westminster Presbyterian Church, Rockford Mon 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 19 Oct 28
Drama: Accents and Dialects 10-14 Dupage
(Fall 2019)
St. Daniel the Prophet Church, Wheaton Thu 7:00pm - 9:00pm Aug 15 Nov 07
Drama: Once Upon a Time 8-12 Central Cook / Oak Park
(Fall 2019)
Judson Baptist Church, Oak Park Tue 5:45pm - 7:45pm Sep 10 Nov 12
Drama: Robin Hood 8-12 NW Cook
(Fall 2019)
Cardinal Drive Church, Rolling Meadows Thu 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 22 Nov 07
Drama: Scenes from Hollywood 10-14 Kane
(Fall 2019)
Church on The Rock, Huntley Mon 7:15pm - 9:15pm Aug 19 Oct 28
Duets & Harmonies 12-18 Milwaukee
(Fall 2019)
Highlands Church, Greenfield Thu 7:00pm - 9:00pm Aug 29 Oct 31
Film to Stage 8-12 Milwaukee
(Fall 2019)
Highlands Church, Greenfield Thu 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 29 Oct 31
Foundations in Voice 10-14 Rockford
(Fall 2019)
Westminster Presbyterian Church, Rockford Mon 7:00pm - 9:00pm Aug 19 Oct 28
Foundations of Dance 8-12 Aurora
(Fall 2019)
Village Bible Church of Sugar Grove, Sugar Grove Mon 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 12 Oct 28
Foundations of Voice 12-18 McHenry
(Fall 2019)
Calvary Church, Crystal Lake Tue 7:00pm - 9:00pm Aug 20 Oct 29
Foundations of Voice: Animated Villains 8-12 McHenry
(Fall 2019)
Calvary Church, Crystal Lake Tue 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 20 Oct 29
Fundamentals of Acting 8-12 McHenry
(Fall 2019)
Calvary Church, Crystal Lake Tue 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 20 Oct 29
Fundamentals of Voice Age 8–12 8-12 Dupage
(Fall 2019)
Naperville Presbyterian Church Mon 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 12 Oct 28
Human Video 12-18 Lake
(Fall 2019)
Gurnee Community Church, Gurnee Thu 7:00pm - 9:00pm Aug 15 Oct 14
Human Video 12-18 Milwaukee
(Fall 2019)
Highlands Church, Greenfield Thu 7:00pm - 9:00pm Aug 29 Oct 31
Improv Team: Aurora 12-18 Aurora
(Fall 2019)
Village Bible Church of Sugar Grove, Sugar Grove Mon 7:00pm - 9:00pm Aug 12 Oct 28
Improv Team: Central Cook 12-18 Central Cook / Oak Park
(Fall 2019)
Judson Baptist Church, Oak Park Tue 5:45pm - 7:45pm Sep 10 Nov 12
Improv Team: DuPage 12-18 Dupage
(Fall 2019)
St. Daniel the Prophet Church, Wheaton Thu 7:00pm - 9:00pm Aug 15 Nov 07
Improv Team: Kane 13-18 Kane
(Fall 2019)
Church on The Rock, Huntley Mon 7:15pm - 9:15pm Aug 19 Oct 28
Improv Team: Kenosha 12-18 Kenosha
(Fall 2019)
First Christian Church, Kenosha Tue 7:00pm - 9:00pm Sep 24 Nov 26
Improv Team: Lake 12-18 Lake
(Fall 2019)
Gurnee Community Church, Gurnee Thu 7:00pm - 9:00pm Aug 15 Oct 14
Improv Team: McHenry 12-18 McHenry
(Fall 2019)
Calvary Church, Crystal Lake Tue 7:00pm - 9:00pm Aug 20 Oct 29
Improv Team: Milwaukee 12-18 Milwaukee
(Fall 2019)
Highlands Church, Greenfield Thu 7:00pm - 9:00pm Aug 29 Oct 31
Improv Team: NW Cook 12-18 NW Cook
(Fall 2019)
Cardinal Drive Church, Rolling Meadows Thu 7:00pm - 9:00pm Aug 22 Nov 07
Improv Team: Rockford 12-18 Rockford
(Fall 2019)
Westminster Presbyterian Church, Rockford Mon 7:00pm - 9:00pm Aug 19 Oct 28
Intermediate Acting: Character Development 10-14 Aurora
(Fall 2019)
Village Bible Church of Sugar Grove, Sugar Grove Mon 7:00pm - 9:00pm Aug 12 Oct 28
Intermediate Ballet & Lyrical 12-18 Milwaukee
(Fall 2019)
Highlands Church, Greenfield Thu 7:00pm - 9:00pm Aug 29 Oct 31
Intermediate Musical Theater 10-14 Aurora
(Fall 2019)
Village Bible Church of Sugar Grove, Sugar Grove Mon 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 12 Oct 28
Intermediate Musical Theater 10-14 McHenry
(Fall 2019)
Calvary Church, Crystal Lake Tue 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 20 Oct 29
Intermediate Voice: Epic Musicals 12-18 Rockford
(Fall 2019)
Westminster Presbyterian Church, Rockford Mon 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 19 Oct 28
Intermediate Voice: Vocal Musicality 10-14 Milwaukee
(Fall 2019)
Highlands Church, Greenfield Thu 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 29 Oct 31
Intermediate/Advanced Dance 13-18 Kane
(Fall 2019)
Church on The Rock, Huntley Mon 7:15pm - 9:15pm Aug 19 Oct 28
Introduction to Acting 8-12 Aurora
(Fall 2019)
Village Bible Church of Sugar Grove, Sugar Grove Mon 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 12 Oct 28
Lyrical and Hip Hop 13-18 NW Cook
(Fall 2019)
Cardinal Drive Church, Rolling Meadows Thu 7:00pm - 9:00pm Aug 22 Nov 07
Lyrical and Jazz 12-18 Kenosha
(Fall 2019)
First Christian Church, Kenosha Tue 4:45pm - 6:45pm Sep 24 Nov 26
Modern and Hip Hop 13-18 Aurora
(Fall 2019)
Village Bible Church of Sugar Grove, Sugar Grove Mon 7:00pm - 9:00pm Aug 12 Oct 28
Modern Dance 12-18 Rockford
(Fall 2019)
Westminster Presbyterian Church, Rockford Mon 7:00pm - 9:00pm Aug 19 Oct 28
Monologues and Scenes 12-18 Lake
(Fall 2019)
Gurnee Community Church, Gurnee Thu 7:00pm - 9:00pm Aug 15 Oct 14
Musical Theater 1 8-12 Aurora
(Fall 2019)
Village Bible Church of Sugar Grove, Sugar Grove Mon 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 12 Oct 28
Musical Theater 10-14 10-14 Kenosha
(Fall 2019)
First Christian Church, Kenosha Tue 4:45pm - 6:45pm Sep 24 Nov 26
Musical Theater 10-14 10-14 Dupage
(Fall 2019)
Naperville Presbyterian Church Mon 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 12 Oct 28
Musical Theater 10-14 10-14 Dupage
(Fall 2019)
St. Daniel the Prophet Church, Wheaton Thu 7:00pm - 9:00pm Aug 15 Nov 07
Musical Theater 12-18 12-18 Lake
(Fall 2019)
Gurnee Community Church, Gurnee Thu 7:00pm - 9:00pm Aug 15 Oct 14
Musical Theater 12–18 12-18 Central Cook / Oak Park
(Fall 2019)
Judson Baptist Church, Oak Park Tue 5:45pm - 7:45pm Sep 10 Nov 12
Musical Theater 12–18 12-18 Rockford
(Fall 2019)
Westminster Presbyterian Church, Rockford Mon 7:00pm - 9:00pm Aug 19 Oct 28
Musical Theater 13–18 13-18 Kane
(Fall 2019)
Church on The Rock, Huntley Mon 7:15pm - 9:15pm Aug 19 Oct 28
Musical Theater 13–18 13-18 Kenosha
(Fall 2019)
First Christian Church, Kenosha Tue 7:00pm - 9:00pm Sep 24 Nov 26
Musical Theater 13–18 13-18 Dupage
(Fall 2019)
Naperville Presbyterian Church Mon 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 12 Oct 28
Musical Theater 13–18 13-18 Dupage
(Fall 2019)
St. Daniel the Prophet Church, Wheaton Thu 7:00pm - 9:00pm Aug 15 Nov 07
Musical Theater 8-12 8-12 Dupage
(Fall 2019)
St. Daniel the Prophet Church, Wheaton Thu 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 15 Nov 07
Musical Theater 8–12 8-12 Central Cook / Oak Park
(Fall 2019)
Judson Baptist Church, Oak Park Tue 5:45pm - 7:45pm Sep 10 Nov 12
Musical Theater 8–12 8-12 Kane
(Fall 2019)
Church on The Rock, Huntley Mon 5:00pm - 7:00pm Aug 19 Oct 28
Musical Theater 8–12 8-12 Kenosha
(Fall 2019)
First Christian Church, Kenosha Tue 4:45pm - 6:45pm Sep 24 Nov 26
Musical Theater 8–12 8-12 Lake
(Fall 2019)
Gurnee Community Church, Gurnee Thu 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 15 Oct 14
Musical Theater 8–12 8-12 NW Cook
(Fall 2019)
Cardinal Drive Church, Rolling Meadows Thu 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 22 Nov 07
Musical Theater 8–12 8-12 Rockford
(Fall 2019)
Westminster Presbyterian Church, Rockford Mon 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 19 Oct 28
Musical Theater 8–12 8-12 Milwaukee
(Fall 2019)
Highlands Church, Greenfield Thu 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 29 Oct 31
Musical Theater Advanced 12-18 McHenry
(Fall 2019)
Calvary Church, Crystal Lake Tue 7:00pm - 9:00pm Aug 20 Oct 29
Musical Theater Age 8–12 8-12 Dupage
(Fall 2019)
Naperville Presbyterian Church Mon 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 12 Oct 28
Musical Theater for Teens: Hercules 12-18 Milwaukee
(Fall 2019)
Highlands Church, Greenfield Thu 7:00pm - 9:00pm Aug 29 Oct 31
Musical Theater — Intermediate 10-14 McHenry
(Fall 2019)
Calvary Church, Crystal Lake Tue 7:00pm - 9:00pm Aug 20 Oct 29
Reader's Theater 10-14 McHenry
(Fall 2019)
Calvary Church, Crystal Lake Tue 7:00pm - 9:00pm Aug 20 Oct 29
Recent Broadway Smash Hits 13-18 NW Cook
(Fall 2019)
Cardinal Drive Church, Rolling Meadows Thu 7:00pm - 9:00pm Aug 22 Nov 07
Scene Study and Techniques 10-14 Kenosha
(Fall 2019)
First Christian Church, Kenosha Tue 7:00pm - 9:00pm Sep 24 Nov 26
Set Design 12-18 Milwaukee
(Fall 2019)
Highlands Church, Greenfield Thu 7:00pm - 9:00pm Aug 29 Oct 31
Sketch Comedy 10-14 NW Cook
(Fall 2019)
Cardinal Drive Church, Rolling Meadows Thu 7:00pm - 9:00pm Aug 22 Nov 07
Stunts and Stage Combat 8-12 Aurora
(Fall 2019)
Village Bible Church of Sugar Grove, Sugar Grove Mon 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 12 Oct 28
Stunts and Stage Combat 13-18 Aurora
(Fall 2019)
Village Bible Church of Sugar Grove, Sugar Grove Mon 7:00pm - 9:00pm Aug 12 Oct 28
Tap for Kids 8-12 Milwaukee
(Fall 2019)
Highlands Church, Greenfield Thu 7:00pm - 9:00pm Aug 29 Oct 31
Tap for Teens 12-18 Milwaukee
(Fall 2019)
Highlands Church, Greenfield Thu 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 29 Oct 31
Teen Musical Theater 13–18 13-18 NW Cook
(Fall 2019)
Cardinal Drive Church, Rolling Meadows Thu 7:00pm - 9:00pm Aug 22 Nov 07
Total Costuming 12-18 Rockford
(Fall 2019)
Westminster Presbyterian Church, Rockford Mon 7:00pm - 9:00pm Aug 19 Oct 28
Tune Town 6-7 Aurora
(Fall 2019)
Village Bible Church of Sugar Grove, Sugar Grove Mon 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 12 Oct 28
Tune Town 6-7 Central Cook / Oak Park
(Fall 2019)
Judson Baptist Church, Oak Park Tue 5:45pm - 7:45pm Sep 10 Nov 12
Tune Town 6-7 Kane
(Fall 2019)
Church on The Rock, Huntley Mon 5:00pm - 7:00pm Aug 19 Oct 28
Tune Town 6-7 Kenosha
(Fall 2019)
First Christian Church, Kenosha Tue 4:45pm - 6:45pm Sep 24 Nov 26
Tune Town 6-7 Lake
(Fall 2019)
Gurnee Community Church, Gurnee Thu 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 15 Oct 14
Tune Town 6-7 McHenry
(Fall 2019)
Calvary Church, Crystal Lake Tue 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 20 Oct 29
Tune Town 6-7 NW Cook
(Fall 2019)
Cardinal Drive Church, Rolling Meadows Thu 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 22 Nov 07
Tune Town 6-7 Rockford
(Fall 2019)
Westminster Presbyterian Church, Rockford Mon 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 19 Oct 28
Tune Town 6-7 Dupage
(Fall 2019)
Naperville Presbyterian Church Mon 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 12 Oct 28
Tune Town: Munchkinland 6-7 Milwaukee
(Fall 2019)
Highlands Church, Greenfield Thu 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 29 Oct 31
Vocal Classics 8-12 Lake
(Fall 2019)
Gurnee Community Church, Gurnee Thu 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 15 Oct 14
Vocal Ensemble: Duets/Trios/Quartets 13-18 Kenosha
(Fall 2019)
First Christian Church, Kenosha Tue 7:00pm - 9:00pm Sep 24 Nov 26
Vocal Technique 13-18 Aurora
(Fall 2019)
Village Bible Church of Sugar Grove, Sugar Grove Mon 7:00pm - 9:00pm Aug 12 Oct 28
Vocal Technique: Healthy Belting 13-18 Dupage
(Fall 2019)
St. Daniel the Prophet Church, Wheaton Thu 7:00pm - 9:00pm Aug 15 Nov 07
Voice: Glee Club 12-18 Lake
(Fall 2019)
Gurnee Community Church, Gurnee Thu 7:00pm - 9:00pm Aug 15 Oct 14
Voice: Songs 10-14 Dupage
(Fall 2019)
St. Daniel the Prophet Church, Wheaton Thu 4:45pm - 6:45pm Aug 15 Nov 07