Summer Camp 2020: Ages 5 – 6

June – July – August

Join us on fantastical adventures and quests where your campers will use their bodies, voices and imaginations to explore new places! Campers will create their own story with songs and simple dance moves to share with family and friends on the last day of camp!

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Use code HEADSTART for 15% off all camps purchased before Jan 1, 2020!



Camps for ages 5-6 are 2 weeks long per session. Monday – Friday, 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM


Camp Locations

Athenaeum Campus

Lincoln Park
Newberry Academy

Other neighborhood locations to be announced soon!

What To Expect

What To Expect At Camp

FOCUS: Creative play exploring adventures and quests, while learning about story and plot.
  • Skills: Campers are introduced to the fundamentals of story and plot while immersed in adventures and quests.
  • This Camp is for: Emerging readers will learn simple lines and work in collaboration as an ensemble. This camp is best for campers who have attended full-day school or camps.
  • Showcase: On the last day of camp, join us for a 20-minute showcase of our new stories!

Camp Listings

We are currently securing all spaces for Summer 2020! If Lakeview or Lincoln Park is listed, specific locations will soon be announced! Additional neighborhoods available soon!

June 15-June 26

Circus Caravan

Camp Description:

Step right up and check out this exciting circus-themed camp! Our ring leaders will lead lions, tigers, elephants, horses, ballerinas, and clowns to make their very own world’s greatest show!


  • 9AM – 3PM at a Lincoln Park location | Cost: $750.00
  • 9AM – 3PM at Athenaeum Campus | Cost: $750.00

June 29-July 10

Jungle Safari

Camp Description:

In the jungle, the mighty jungle, students will transform into animals of all shapes and sizes. Drawing inspiration from favorite stories and their own imaginations, students will create their own musical tale of life in the jungle!


  • 9AM – 3PM at Newberry Academy | Cost: $750.00
  • 9AM – 3PM at a Lakeview location | Cost: $750.00

July 13-July 24

Lost in the Big Apple

Camp Description:

Dance your way down Easy Street in this musical adventure camp. Campers will explore New York City and go on adventure to create their own story about the city that never sleeps.


  • 9AM – 3PM at Newberry Academy | Cost: $750.00
  • 9AM – 3PM at a Lakeview location | Cost: $750.00

July 27-August 7

Exploring the Seven Seas

Camp Description:

Travel the world and wonder, just what’s above and below the ocean’s surface? Join us for an adventure to find out and sing and dance your way to a watery good time!


  • 9AM – 3PM at Newberry Academy | Cost: $750.00
  • 9AM – 3PM at a Lakeview location | Cost: $750.00

August 10-August 21

Down the Rabbit Hole

Camp Description:

Don’t be late for this very important date! Jump down the rabbit hole and embark on an adventure where fantastical characters come alive through tea parties and mysterious potions!


  • 9AM – 3PM at Newberry Academy | Cost: $750.00
  • 9AM – 3PM at a Lakeview location | Cost: $750.00


Cancellation Policy

Emerald City Theatre has the right to cancel a camp up to one week prior to the start date. Refunds will be processed if a camp is canceled.  

No refunds available if purchaser drops a camp unless the spot can be filled from a waitlist. If a spot can be filled, a refund will be given after the deduction of a $25 administrative fee. 

Emerald City Theatre has the right to determine minimum enrollment. A refund will not be given if purchaser believes the enrollment is low. 

Switching of days/titles of a camp will incur a $25 administrative fee. 

Camp enrollment is only valid toward the season enrolled and cannot be applied to a camp in a later season. 

Nut Policy

Emerald City Theatre’s classes and camps are NUT-FREE environments. This includes, but is not limited to, peanuts and tree nuts, including almonds and cashews. There is a strict no-sharing policy at all of our campuses.

Drop-off/Pick-up Policy

Drop-off begins 15 minutes prior to the start of camp or class. An ID MUST BE PRESENTED at pick-up in order to sign out a child. Children must be picked up no later than 15 minutes after camp or class ends. After the 15-minute pickup window closes, a late fee of $1/per minute per child will be charged and due upon arrival.