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We’ve gained a reputation for presenting sophisticated and imaginative theatre that entertains, educates, and inspires the child within all of us. Through live theatre, students utilize critical and creative thinking skills, improve literacy, and interpret and shape the world around them.

Chicago Children’s Theatre serves students, parents, and educators through a range of dynamic education programs.

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New York Times AnnouncementJune 19, 2020

June 17, 2020 – Theatre for Young Audiences USA (TYA/USA) in partnership with the Center for Scholars & Storytellers (CSS), based at UCLA, announces the release of the Exploring the Landscape of Live Theatre for Young Audiences in the US Report. Initiated … Continue reading

Go for the Gold | Special Olympics IllinoisJune 12, 2020

  This project was a collaboration between The Red Kite Project and Special Olympics, featuring an original song by Nick Davio, created for the Special Olympics Virtual 2020 Summer Games. Credits & Thanks Coaches: Garrett Anderson, Orion Couling & Sara … Continue reading

Together | #blacklivesmatterJune 3, 2020

Dear Chicago Children’s Theatre Families, The recent days have been hard for our nation and our city as we experience and witness the ongoing protests that seek justice for the unjust deaths of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, Tony … Continue reading

Virtual Summer Camp starts June 22May 14, 2020

Ages 7.5 – 11 | Program Length 1 week | Time 12 pm – 4 pm with the final show at 4 pm on Fridays Tuition $300/child | Location Zoom | Financial Aid Available Using the frameworks of legends and fairy tales, your child will learn the basics of acting, songwriting, … Continue reading

“Andrà tutto bene” | Everything will be okayMarch 19, 2020

We are deeply grateful for the expressions of love we received over the weekend as the COVID-19 crisis forced us to cancel shows and classes, and postpone our spring production Me…Jane: The Dreams and Adventures of Young Jane Goodall. As you can … Continue reading