The Vagabond School of the Arts is the newest performing arts institution in Chicago. Our vision is to strengthen the performing artist community in Chicago by giving it a creative, supportive and professional home.  

Thank you for your interest/support in the Vagabond School. Check back for updates as we continue to post amazing classes with Chicago's top working industry professionals. You can also follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

We look forward to our journey with you.

Follow the open road...

We have sessions and one day workshops being taught by working professionals.

Adult Classes



In this business there's so much you can't control take ownership of what you can. Join us for actor focused classes to improve your body, voice and mind.

We aim to do more than just teach acting classes. It is our hope that as vagabonds, we can come together to not only better ourselves, but also the city we currently call home.