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Chicago College of Performing Arts

Comprising the Music Conservatory and the Theatre Conservatory, CCPA trains world-class musicians and theatre professionals in the heart of one of the country's most creatively accomplished cities.

Information for Admitted Students

Music Conservatory

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The Music Conservatory faculty includes more than 25 members of the Chicago Symphony and Lyric Opera Orchestras, Metropolitan and Lyric Opera stars, Grammy award-winning jazz artists, and other internationally-recognized professionals. Our teacher-artists provide their students with one-on-one instruction, technical expertise, and an inspiring love of music.

Theatre Conservatory

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The Theatre Conservatory of the Chicago College of Performing Arts consists of nearly 200 students, divided between our Acting and Musical Theatre programs. Students are guaranteed onstage performance credit every semester that they are at CCPA - more time onstage means more training for your future career in the theatre.

Schedule a CCPA Tour

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Join us for a tour of Roosevelt's campus, dormitories, and performing arts facilities, followed by a Q&A session with a Performing Arts Admission Counselor.

Featured CCPA Events

Sat, Nov 11, 2017
Roosevelt University
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Sat, Dec 9, 2017
Roosevelt University
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Mon, Jul 16, 2018
Roosevelt University
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Mon, Aug 6, 2018
Roosevelt University, 430 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Upcoming Performances

Wed, Oct 18, 2017
430 S Michigan Ave, Room 244 Spertus Lounge
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Thu, Oct 19, 2017
Ganz Hall, 430 S Michigan Ave. 7th Floor Chicago, IL 60605
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Mon, Oct 23, 2017
Jazz Showcase (Dearborn Station), 806 S. Plymouth Ct.
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM