Camp Red Kite 2020

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Camp Red Kite is a summer arts camp tailored specifically to the unique interests and needs of young people on the autism spectrum. The program is led by a team of artists, administrators, and special education teachers dedicated to creating a safe, welcoming, and comfortable environment for children affected by autism. We aim to foster a shared arts experience that encourages self-expression, social engagement, creative exploration, and above all, FUN!

Camp 2020 details are coming soon!

Each day, Camp Red Kite campers will move between classes in Drama, Art, Music, and Movement. Red Kite staff ensures a comfortable environment for all campers and a highly structured schedule that is displayed pictorially in each room. Each camper receives plenty of personal attention and is encouraged to participate in activities in his or her unique way. Camp culminates in a final showcase and potluck lunch to share the Camp Red Kite experience with family and friends.

All new campers must attend a Meet and Greet session with Red Kite staff.  Meet and Greet sessions will be scheduled with applicants individually.

*Financial Assistance is available – Applications are considered based on multiple factors. Notifications will be made on a rolling basis. Please complete the registration with an indication that you would like to apply. We will contact you with our decision. If you have any questions, please contact Red Kite Coordinator, Sara Perry at sperry@chicagochildrenstheatre.org