Author Archives: CCT

From 12pm – 2pm on Saturday, March 25, 2017, Chicago Children’s Theatre will host a FREE Open House at The Station, 100 S. Racine Avenue, located at the corner of Racine and Monroe in the West Loop. Come learn about our exciting, … Continue reading

Have you ever wanted to spend a year traveling abroad? Join seven-year-old Giselle and her sister Chloë as they spend a year traveling through Italy by truck, performing in their parents’ puppet theater company, The Mystic Paper Beasts. Get a … Continue reading

Join us at The Station this Saturday, February 25 at 10am for our first Celebrity Reader Series with one of the most recognized faces in cooking today, critically acclaimed chef, restauranteur, and television personality Graham Elliot! In addition to being co-host … Continue reading

On March 4, marking a pinnacle achievement in CCT’s history, guests will be invited to experience a unique “station to station” format at the event where they will move throughout the building enjoying food, drinks and sneak peeks of the … Continue reading

Bring your little ones to the critically acclaimed The Selfish Giant, by Blair Thomas, Saturday, Feb. 18 at 10am and 11:30am at The Station! Two Chicago theater icons—Blair Thomas and singer-songwriter Michael Smith collaborated on staging this Oscar Wilde classic. … Continue reading

Chicago Children’s Theatre recently visited the Flynn Center for the Performing Arts in Burlington, Vermont to perform Red Kit, Brown Box, a highly personalized, multi-sensory interactive performance event, including songs, games, tactile experiences, and more for children on the autism spectrum. Read more…

For the officers, there was a gun range in the basement. “Isn’t it a great place for costume storage?” said Jacqueline Russell, artistic director of that theater as she pulled open the door to that firing range, revealing a long, … Continue reading

Chicago Children’s Theatre was nominated for two categories in the Totally Awesome Awards 2016 from Red Tricycle! Camp Red Kite and CCT Summer Camps were nominated. Continue reading…

Chicago Children’s Theatre and Thodos Dance Chicago are featured in American Theatre Magazine‘s recent article on dance and theater opening doors for young audiences. Full article link below: http://www.americantheatre.org/2016/08/30/dancetheatre-opens-new-doors-for-young-audiences/  

This summer enjoy A Sunny Day with Beatrix Potter & Friends as we tour the Chicago Parks!