PLEASE NOTE: Swim lesson programs at Waubonsie Valley HS (in the fall activity guide) have been cancelled due to logistical issues. We are currently working to accommodate more of these programs at the Vaughan Athletic Center but do not have final details as of this time. We apologize for any inconvenience.
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Drama & Music

Drama & Music 


Premiere Theatre Company Premiere Theatre Company
The Premiere Theatre Company offers a diverse curriculum of professional, educational and fun classes for all ages, including adults. Our performing arts instructors are all highly trained theatre professionals, looking to give each participant a great class experience and foster their love of the arts. Our mission is to enhance and advocate artistic excellence through teaching, learning and expression.
 AdagioMusicStudio_Logo Adagio Music Studio
The Adagio Music Studio provides a quality music education in a friendly, fun and professional atmosphere. Our music instructors are active musicians with excellent training and a passion for music education.

Performances are held at Prisco Community Center (101 W. Illinois Ave., Aurora) unless otherwise noted. All tickets are available for purchase at Prisco Community Center, or online at Ticket purchase for ‘The Little Mermaid’ can be found here!

Applause Production: ‘101 Dalmations- Kids Version’
Friday, June 22 at 2 p.m.
Saturday, June 23 at 2 p.m.
Tickets $3 in advance; $5 at the door

Summer Stage: ‘The Little Mermaid’
Friday, July 13 at 7 p.m.
Saturday, July 14 at 2 p.m. & 7 p.m.
Sunday, July 15 at 2 p.m.
Tickets $10 in advance; $14 at the door

Summer Drama Camp: ‘Into the Woods, Jr!’
Wednesday, July 18 at 7 p.m.
Tickets: Free admission!

Auditions & Cast Lists

Summer Stage: ‘The Little Mermaid’ Cast List









Drama Camp: ‘Into the Woods, Jr!’
Participants do not need to prepare any audition materials ahead of time. Auditions will occur the first two days of camp. Rehearsals begin June 13, and run Monday through Thursday from noon to 4 p.m. at Prisco Community Center. There is no program fee for this production (presented by Fox Valley Park District, in partnership with the City of Aurora). All participants must be City of Aurora residents.

Applause Production: ‘101 Dalmations- Kids Version’
Auditions: May 30 from 9 a.m. to noon

Program fee is R $55/ N $83. Costumes will be discussed and are the responsibility of the participant to acquire. Rehearsals are held at Prisco Community Center, Monday/Wednesday/Friday, May 30 to June 22 from 9 a.m. to noon.

Performances will be at Prisco Community Center June 22 & 23 at 2 p.m. For auditions, participants should bring a head shot or current photo and prepare 32 bars of a Disney song to sign accapella.

Drama Classes

The Mini-Mermaid Experience (3 to 7Y)
Learn two numbers from The Little Mermaid and participate in this year’s Summer Stage production!

Little Storybook Actors (4 to 6 Y)
Children use their imaginations to become little performers of beloved classic storybooks.

Mini Improvisers (4 to 6 Y)
Exercise imagination and creativity through games, storytelling and movement.

Theatre Games & Improvisation (10 to 15 Y)
Use your imagination and quick thinking while playing great theatre improv games.

Direction Class- Scenes from The Little Mermaid (14Y & up)
Learn the techniques of stage directing while working on scenes from The Little Mermaid. Take notes during chances to observe Summer Stage rehearsals and observe our professional directors.

Adult Improv (Ages 18 & up)
Free improv troupe for adults.

Music Classes

Disney on Broadway (Ages 4 to 7Y)
Explore songs from your favorite Disney movies, which have been brought to the Broadway Stage.

Going Guitar: Beginner Instruction (Ages 9Y & up)
Learn basic chords and rhythms to create simple songs in a small group setting.

Going Guitar: Intermediate Instruction (Ages 9Y & up)
With instructor consent, you are invited to join this class and move on to intermediate songs.

Beginning Karaoke (Ages 13Y & up)
If you enjoy singing, come join us for some rocking tunes while learning new performance skills.

Fox Valley Theatre Guild

The Fox Valley Theatre Guild is a group of adults in the Fox Valley community interested in performing arts and supporting the arts in our community. Their goal is to provide opportunities for adults to perform and expand their skills both on and off stage.

Workshops: (Ages 18Y & up)

Auditioning- Audition coaching on a prepared monologue and/or song.

Scenes/Monologues- Learn about character and script analysis while working on scenes and monologues to keep in your audition repertoire.

Directing- Learn to develop an artistic vision of a show, communicate clearly with actors and designers, and teach basic blocking and meaning of a script.


Programs At-A-Glance
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  • Ages 3-5
  • Ages 6-8
  • Ages 9-12
  • Teens
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  • Active Adults
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