Summer Camp 2020: Ages 7 – 8

June – July – August

Young artists build on creative play activities to create their own characters and learn the foundations of theater techniques. Join us for a camp perfect for the budding actor who wants to sing, dance, and act their way through the summer.

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



Camps for ages 7-8 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: Building new stories with an emphasis on embodying and creating characters.  
  • Skills: Campers learn about character creation and working as an ensemble as well as lines, choreography, and music within our theme-based camps that integrate musical favorites.
  • This Camp is for: The young artist who wants to develop confidence and collaboration skills.
  • Showcase: On the last day of camp, join us for a 30-minute showcase of original characters and 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

Tall Tales and Legends

Camp Description:

Inspired by Mount Olympus to Johnnie Appleseed, students will create their own myths and fables and sing and dance their way through a camp fit for a demigod!


  • 9AM – 3PM at a Lincoln Park location | Cost: $765.00
  • 9AM – 3PM at Athenaeum Campus | Cost: $765.00

June 29-July 10

Summer at Hogwarts

Camp Description:

Do you believe in magic? Hop on your broomstick and join us for an enchanted journey to cast spells, brew potions, and tame magical creatures!


  • 9AM – 3PM at Newberry Academy | Cost: $765.00
  • 9AM – 3PM at a Lakeview location | Cost: $765.00

July 13-July 24

Rockin’ Sock Hop

Camp Description:

This jumpin’ musical theatre camp will transport students to the past with songs and choreography from doo-wop classics! Join us for a camp that’s sure to be the bee’s knees.


  • 9AM – 3PM at Newberry Academy | Cost: $765.00
  • 9AM – 3PM at a Lakeview location | Cost: $765.00

July 27-August 7

Fairytale Mashup

Camp Description:

Sing and dance your way through enchanted forests where dragons roam and royalty rules. Campers will create their own characters for a final performance that ends happily ever after.


  • 9AM – 3PM at Newberry Academy | Cost: $765.00
  • 9AM – 3PM at a Lakeview location | Cost: $765.00

August 10-August 21

Acapella Sensation

Camp Description:

Welcome to the world of acapella! Students will rock out to popular tunes while singing and dancing to tell a tale of triumph through teamwork!


  • 9AM – 3PM at Newberry Academy | Cost: $765.00
  • 9AM – 3PM at a Lakeview location | Cost: $765.00


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.