Winter Break Camp 2019-2020

December 23, 2019-January 3, 2020

Ages 3.5 – 15

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Overview

Get out of the cold and join us for camps filled with singing, dancing, and having a great time with new friends!

Winter Camp 2016

All Winter Camps will take place at:

Athenaeum Campus 2936 N Southport Ave Chicago, IL 60657

Dates include:
One Day Camp: Monday, December 23
Two Day Camp: Thursday, December 26 and Friday, December 27; Monday, December 30 and Tuesday December, 31
Four Day Camp: Monday, December 30-Friday, January 3
*No camp on Wednesday, January 1*

Ages 3.5-5

Let your young artists travel to fantastical worlds and use their bodies, voices and imaginations to immerse themselves in play!

One Day Camp: Winter Wonderland

The snow is glistening in this imaginative winter wonderland! Campers explore this magical land where snowmen can sing and dance, snow angels come to life, and warming up by the fire can happen anywhere we bring our imaginations!

WHEN: Monday, December 23, 9:00am – 12:00pm
PRICE: $50
LOCATION: Athenaeum Campus

Two Day Camp: Snoopy’s Snowball

Go on a sparkling holiday adventure with Snoopy! Campers will sing and dance their way through their favorite Peanuts adventures and even create their own! Campers will reveal what happiness is all about in a charismatic and heartwarming showcase on the last day of camp.
WHEN: Thursday, December 26 and Friday, December 27, 9:00am – 12:00pm
PRICE: $100
LOCATION: Athenaeum Campus

Two or Four Day Camp: Arctic Adventures

Join us for a trip to Arendelle and beyond! Campers will explore the Frozen wonderland they know and love and create new characters and stories of their own! Campers will perform for family and friends on the last day of camp – you might even hear a memorable tune that you cannot let go! Join us for two or four days!

TWO DAY CAMP
WHEN: Monday, December 30 and Tuesday, December 31, 9:00am – 12:00pm
PRICE: $100
LOCATION: Athenaeum Campus

FOUR DAY CAMP
WHEN: Monday, December 30 through Friday, January 3, 9:00am – 12:00pm
*NO CAMP ON WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 1*
PRICE: $200
LOCATION: Athenaeum Campus

Ages 6-9

Young artists engage their creativity while playing games, singing songs, and meeting new friends. These camps will get you out of the cold and get your bodies, voices, and imaginations moving!

One Day Camp: An Improvised Holiday

Say Yes, And to a day of games and learning about how to improvise! In this one day camp, campers will learn the basics of improv comedy and how to think on their feet!

WHEN: Monday, December 23, 9:00am – 3:00pm
PRICE: $80
LOCATION: Athenaeum Campus

Two Day Camp: Winter Puppetry Workshop

Campers with huge imaginations will love this camp where students will write their own story and create their own original puppet characters. On the last day of camp, join us for a short puppet show to see your camper’s hard work!

WHEN: Thursday, December 26 and Friday, December 27, 9:00am – 3:00pm
PRICE: $160
LOCATION: Athenaeum Campus

Two or Four Day Camp: Holiday at Hogwarts

Go on an enchanted winter journey and spend the holidays at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry! Campers will study potions, care for fantastic creatures, and come together to create their own story about young wizards creating their own enchanted holiday adventure!

TWO DAY CAMP
WHEN: Monday, December 30 and Tuesday, December 31, 9:00am – 3:00pm
PRICE: $160
LOCATION: Athenaeum Campus

FOUR DAY CAMP
WHEN: Monday, December 30 through Friday, January 3, 9:00am – 3:00pm
*NO CAMP ON WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 1*
PRICE: $320
LOCATION: Athenaeum Campus

Ages 10-15

Focus on singing, dancing, and audition skills to hone the fundamentals of musical theater performance. Our oldest campers will be challenged with technique exercises to build confidence and excitement for the arts!

One Day Camp: Audition Workshop

Prepare to ace any audition in this one-day workshop for the young performer! Teaching Artists will prepare campers to perform monologues, short songs, and learn choreography for a dance call to make sure they’re confident and prepared for any audition!

WHEN: Monday, December 23, 9:00am – 3:00pm
PRICE: $90
LOCATION: Athenaeum Campus

Two Day Camp: Musical Theater Singing — Pop Holiday!

Calling all musical theater lovers! Join us for a winter camp focused on acting, singing, and dancing techniques. Campers will focus on modern holiday pop music to prepare a final showcase that will have everyone rockin’ into the holiday spirit!

WHEN: Thursday, December 26 and Friday, December 27, 9:00am – 3:00pm
PRICE: $180
LOCATION: Athenaeum Campus

Two or Four Day Camp: Musical Triple Threat — Winter Classics!

Campers with a constant song in their heads will love this winter camp focusing on beloved holiday songs! This camp focuses on acting, singing, and dancing to create an original winter story for family and friends to enjoy on the last day of camp.Join us for two or four days.

TWO DAY CAMP
WHEN:Monday, December 30 and Tuesday, December 31, 9:00am – 3:00pm
PRICE:$180
LOCATION:Athenaeum Campus

FOUR DAY CAMP
WHEN:Monday, December 30 through Friday, January 3, 9:00am – 3:00pm
*NO CAMP ON WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 1*
PRICE: $360
LOCATION:Athenaeum Campus

Policies

Cancellation Policy

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

No refunds available if purchaser drops a class unless the spot can be filled from the waiting list. 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 class will also incur a $25 administrative fee.

Class enrollment is only valid toward the season enrolled and cannot be applied to a class or 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.

Student Cell Phone Policy

Cell phones, smart watches, and any other communication devices may not be used while class is in session, including break and lunch time. Students who bring cell phones must keep them in their backpacks and TURNED OFF while at class/camp. Videotaping/recording will be permitted on a case by case basis at the discretion of the teacher for the students’ own at-home rehearsal. Failure to follow these guidelines may result in confiscation of the phone until end of class/camp. If you need to communicate with your child, please call the office and we will relay information to the class/camp.

Potty Training Policy

A child must be three and a half by the start of camp and toilet-trained to enroll in camp. To be considered fully toilet-trained, a child must be able to communicate the need for a bathroom prior to going and must be completely independent and able to pull down pants, lift up a dress, wipe and redress themselves without assistance.