About Emerald City Theatre Camps

“Best Theatre Camp for Kids!” –Chicago Magazine


“Super Popular” –Time Out Kids

Emerald City Theatre knows that children who participate in theater have greater self-confidence, improved literacy and math skills, and greater problem-solving skills. Through the fun of camp, we teach teamwork, communication skills, and self-confidence.

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The Emerald City Theatre Camp Experience

What is Camp like? What do you do? What’s a final show like?

Step inside an Emerald City Theatre camp and get reviews from our campers!

Summer Camp in Action!

ECT Summer Camp 2018


What Parents Are Saying About Emerald City Theatre Camps

“She loved the experience, and I appreciated what she learned – creativity, imagination, teamwork.”

“He loved it. I think camp has specifically helped him express ideas creatively.”

“We were very pleased with the caliber of the teachers.”

“He LOVED the camp and looked forward to going every day.”

“My daughter loved camp. I have actually never seen her that happy.

“I cannot say enough positive things about the staff. My children always enjoy themselves, and the teachers are so engaging, positive and energetic.

“Always a high quality program from day-to-day experiences through the final production.”

“Camp leaders were energetic, knowledgeable, and knew how to work with kids to make it a fun, learning experience. I felt my child was in good hands.