West Loop Classes-Grades 1 to 2

Chicago Children’s Theatre’s classes for students in Grades 1-2 engage their boundless creativity and encourage the practice of collaboration, both onstage and off. In our Acting Adventures series, young artists will create thrilling stories, tenacious characters, and nail-biting conflicts with the guidance and mentorship of professional theatre artists.

Acting Adventures Mondays | Spring 2022
Runs Apr 25 - May 30, 2022

Grades K-2
Mondays, 5:00-6:00 PM CST at Chicago Children's Theatre (100 S Racine)

$150 | 6 sessions

If you could make a play about anything, what would you make? Discover the answer in this fun-filled class centered around creating an original world premiere production with an ensemble! Through team-building theatre games that sharpen storytelling skills, you will learn how to engage audiences on the stage and beyond. The last day of class will culminate in the opening (and closing) of an original story created right in your classroom!

Improv Storytelling | Spring 2022
Runs Apr 26 - May 31, 2022

Grades K-3
Tuesdays, 5:00-6:00 PM CST at Chicago Children's Theatre (100 S Racine)

$150 | 6 sessions

Get ready to shake out the nerves and take the stage as a confident and collaborative performer! Improvisation emboldens students to become un-scripted storytellers through theatre games, character creation activities, and acting exercises that spark creative play. On the last day, the West Loop's newest improv troupe will host their own mini-improv show right in their classroom!

Learn more about Financial Assistance opportunities, our Education Policies & FAQs, and our current roster of Teaching Artists.

If you have questions about CCT’s education programming please contact our Director of Education & Access Programs, Sam Mauceri, at sam@chicagochildrenstheatre.org, or by calling (312) 374-8828.

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