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Summer Camp 2022

Spend your summer with Creative Root where campers will be encouraged to become their best, silliest, and most creative selves! If you’re looking for the perfect summer theatre camp for your children that’s filled with magic, wonder, and a whole lot of characters—you’ve come to the right place! We offer in-person summer camp experiences that explore classic and popular contemporary children’s stories.

During our summer theatre camp, your children will create brand new epic adventures all while learning about the fundamentals of theater. Over the course of two weeks, Creative Root teaching artists will guide campers as they create an original script to be rehearsed and filmed for family and friends in a culminating camp performance video! Two week camp sessions, In-Person, Monday-Friday, 9-915 (Drop Off) & 245-3pm (Pick Up). All classes take place at The Theatre School at DePaul University, 2350 N. Racine Ave., Chicago, IL 60614. Age Groups: 5-7, 8-10 and 11-14). $675 ($600 Early Bird Pricing automatically applied through May 29, 2022).

Session One: Wonderland! July 11-22 

Curiouser and Couriouser! Dive down the rabbit hole to travel to the strange, mysterious and fantastic world inhabited by such famous characters as the Caterpillar, Mad Hatter and Queen of Hearts. Amazing adventures await you—with characters both new and old—in the world inspired by Lewis Carroll’s Alice in Wonderland.  Register Here!

Session Two: Kingdom of Grimm! July 25-Aug. 5 

No one is safe in The Kingdom of Grimm! A sinister forest is brimming with formidable foes—witches, giants and maybe even a Rumpelstiltskin. Imagine your own Once Upon a Time that is full of magic and mischievous fun! Register Here!

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