Summer Camps

Led by professional teaching artists, our 1-week theater camps offer kids ages 4 and up an unforgettable collaborative experience acting, singing, and dancing with friends. Kids build confidence and foster creative expression, while having fun with a wide variety of themes that inspire imaginations!

Dream Big Camp Overview

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Weekly Camp Locations

ANDERSONVILLE, Chicago: First Free Church at 5255 N. Ashland Ave., Chicago, IL 60640 (located at the corner of Berwyn and Ashland)

ANDERSONVILLE, Chicago: Chicago Waldorf School at 5200 N. Ashland Ave., Chicago, IL 60640 (located at the corner of Foster and Ashland)

WEST LOOP, Chicago: Open Books at 651 W Lake St, Chicago, IL 60661

NAPERVILLE, Western Suburbs: Naperville Central High School at 440 Aurora Ave, Naperville, IL 60540

NAPERVILLE, Western Suburbs: First Congregational Church at 24 E Benton Ave, Naperville, IL 60540

Times

Half Day Options: 9am-12pm and/or 1-4pm

Full Day Options: 9 am-4 pm or you can combine AM and PM camps for an all day option from 9am-4pm

Price per Camp

1-Half Day Camp: $235
1-Full Day Camp: $450
Sibling or Multiple Camp Discount: 10% off

Our price includes

  • An exciting and creative week with one of our professional teaching artists
  • Experience creating and starring in an original show
  • New friends and lots of fun!
  • And for new campers, a Dream Big T-shirt!

To help make our programs even more affordable, payment plans are available through our registration system.

Before and After Care

Dream Big offers the following add-ons to Camp for an additional fee:

    Before Care: 8am to 9am = $15
    Lunch Time Care: (incl in Full Day Camps) = $15
    After Care: 4pm to 6pm = $25

      Full Week Prices:

      Before Care = $65/week
      Lunch Time Care = $65/week
      After Care = $115/week

What your child's day could look like (Half Day)

Half Day Sample Schedule

  • 8:45-9 am Campers arrive and are greeted at the front door
  • 9-9:45 am Physical, vocal, imagination, and ensemble-building warm-ups
  • 9:45-10:30 am Drama activities focused on weekly theme
  • 10:30-10:50 am Recess and snack break
  • 10:50-11:30 am Continue drama activities focused on weekly theme
  • 11:30-11:55 am Arts and crafts activities (Prop, set, and costume making)
  • 11:55 am-12 pm Clean up and closing activities
  • 12:00 pm Parent pick-up

What your child's day could look like (All Day)

All Day Sample Schedule
Full day camps enable our older campers to delve deeper into their Dream Big experience. We’ll have more time to engage with all areas of the theatrical experience, deepen our connections and develop all of our newly learned skills and innate talents!

  • 8:45-9:00 am Campers arrive and are greeted at the front door
  • 9:00-10:00 am Physical, vocal, imagination, and ensemble-building warm ups
  • 10:00-10:30 am Drama activities focused on weekly theme
  • 10:30-10:50 am Recess and snack break
  • 10:50-12:00 pm Continue drama activities focused on weekly theme
  • 12:00-1:00 pm Lunch break
  • 1:00-2:20 pm Work on ideas for end of week performance
  • 2:20-2:40 pm Recess and snack break
  • 2:40-3:40 pm Arts and crafts activities (Prop, set, and costume making)
  • 3:40-3:55 pm Closing games and clean up
  • 4:00 pm Parent pick-up

End of Week Performance Details

At the end of each camp week, campers present a final showcase of scenes, songs, stories, games, and activities generated throughout their ensemble-building experience. Family and friends are invited to join us for an informal performance usually during the final 20-30 minutes of camp on our last day. Reminder invitations with exact times are emailed and sent home every Wednesday.

Daily Camp Reminders

Please have your child bring a water bottle and snack to camp each day. Often times we have tree nut and peanut allergies amongst our participants, so please be mindful of the food you send.
Doors open 15 minutes prior to your camp start time. If you are running late, please contact your child’s teacher at the number provided in your confirmation email so they can let you in.

Jr. Camp Counselor/Sr. Camp Counselor opportunities students entering 5th-12th grades

Do you have a desire to develop your leadership skills and work with younger kids in the performing arts? Would you like to be considered to be one of our creative camp counselor assistants this summer?

Sr. Camp Counselor
Students entering 9th-12th grade are welcome to apply for internships with us during the summer. To apply, please click on the Sr. Camp Counselor button below. Sr. Camp Counselor responsibilities include:
•Assist with drama games-lead with examples
•Create and help with set/prop/costume development
•Assist with set up for different activities
•Act as a leader for songs and dances for younger campers
•Lead warm ups and games with supervision (if desired)
•Aide in taking young campers for restroom/drink breaks
•Arrive 15 minutes early and stay 15 minutes late to help with set up/clean up and go over goals and planning
•Assist with supervision during breaks
Apply for Sr. Camp Counselor

Sr. Camp Counselor Testimonial:
“I want to thank you for this amazing summer experience, I truly loved working with everyone in this company and making new friends. The kids were amazing, and basically in a nutshell, this job made my summer.” Hope

 

Jr. Camp Counselor

All of our Jr. Counselor positions are already full. Check back again next summer!

Students entering 5th-8th grades are invited to be a Jr. Camp Counselor for any camp geared towards 3-7 year olds. Jr. Camp Counselor’s receive a 50% discount for their assistance and their responsibilities include:
•Assist with drama games by leading with examples
•Help with story/show creation by supporting and enhancing the creative ideas of the younger campers
•Create and help with set/prop/costume development
•Assist with set up for different activities
•Assist with songs and dances
•Lead warm ups and games with supervision (if desired)
•Arrive 15 minutes early and stay 15 minutes late to help with set up/clean up and go over goals and planning

July 15-19

Musical Theater songs and scenes featuring School of Rock: Ages 7-13 (9am-12pm)

Have you got what it takes to make it into the school of ROCK? Join us as we create our very own story based off of the hit movie! We’ll choose and learn our own rock songs, script a story and share it with friends and family at the end of this rockin’ week! Offered at our Andersonville location. View Details

Register Now – Andersonville (Ages 7-13)

General information

Dates and times this camp is offered:
July 15-19: Ages 7-13 (9am-12pm)
Location: Chicago Waldorf School at 5200 N. Ashland Ave., Chicago, IL 60640 (located at the corner of Foster and Ashland)

Supervised lunch and recess at the park from 12-1 pm are included in all full-day options.
A 10% discount will be applied at checkout for 2 or more classes.

Price: $235

 

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Action Adventures featuring characters and themes from Star Wars: Ages 4-7 (1-4pm)

Go ‘far, far away’ in this camp, as the Jedi and the Sith explore epic encounters in the universe. Campers will use their lightsabers and the force on their adventures as they travel and fight their way through the galaxy. We will use themes from the stories and adapt them to create our own galaxy and experiences as an ensemble. Offered at our Andersonville location. View Details

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General information

Dates and times this camp is offered:
July 15-19: Ages 4-7 (1-4pm)
Location: Chicago Waldorf School at 5200 N. Ashland Ave., Chicago, IL 60640 (located at the corner of Foster and Ashland)

Supervised lunch and recess at the park from 12-1 pm are included in all full-day options.
A 10% discount will be applied at checkout for 2 or more classes.

Price: $235

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Audition Workshop: Ages 7-13 (1-4pm)

Whether you’re auditioning for our summer musical or a school production, our Audition Workshop is for the avid theater performer wanting to enhance their vocal technique, monologues, and stage presence and for students wanting to build overall confidence. Is your child shy or even terrified to get in front of the class, afraid of public speaking, somewhat uncomfortable in their skin? During this camp we will help build your confidence in a safe setting. Students will get the opportunity to hone their acting and performance skills during this week. We will work on character building, monologues, scenes, singing technique and movement. Students will get individualized attention and be able to work on specific skills such as audition preparation and stage presence. Leave camp feeling Broadway ready after this fun filled week! Offered at our Andersonville location. View Details

Register Now – Andersonville

General information

Dates and times this camp is offered:
July 15-19: Ages 7-13, 1-4pm
Location: Chicago Waldorf School at 5200 N. Ashland Ave., Chicago, IL 60640 (located at the corner of Foster and Ashland)

Supervised lunch and recess at the park from 12-1 pm are included in all full-day options.
A 10% discount will be applied at checkout for 2 or more classes.

Price: $235

 

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July 22-26

Storybook Adventures featuring My Little Pony: Ages 4-7 (9am-12pm)

If you love My Little Pony, this camp is for you! Enter the world of magic, music and friendship as we explore the foundations of theater with fun drama games, acting, improvisation, music and movement. Students will collaborate to create their very own play using their favorite songs from the brand new “My Little Pony” movie as a jumping off point. “Find the Music in You” as we improvise a script and students will decide if they want to showcase their own version of how they’ll save Equestria or create their own My Little Pony themed musical! It’s promised to be a week filled with adventure and magic! Offered at our Andersonville location. View Details

Register Now – Andersonville

General information

Dates and times this camp is offered:
July 22-26: Ages 4-7 (9am-12pm)
Location: Chicago Waldorf School at 5200 N. Ashland Ave., Chicago, IL 60640 (located at the corner of Foster and Ashland)

Supervised lunch and recess at the park from 12-1 pm are included in all full-day options.
A 10% discount will be applied at checkout for 2 or more classes.

Price: $235

 

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Musical Theater songs and scenes featuring Moana: Ages 4-7 (1-4pm)

“Does the sea call to you?! Come with us as we discover the South Pacific and create our own mythic adventure complete with goddesses, demigods, and lava demons! Moana is about knowing who you are, and how far you’ll go to fulfill that destiny. The story is a wonderful starting off point for campers to begin thinking about the characters and stories they’d like to create for themselves! We’ll play drama games, create set and prop pieces, and of course, dance, sing, and act out our own play! Offered at our Andersonville location. View Details

Register Now – Andersonville

General information

Dates and times this camp is offered:
July 22-26: Ages 4-7 (1-4pm)
Location: Chicago Waldorf School at 5200 N. Ashland Ave., Chicago, IL 60640 (located at the corner of Foster and Ashland)

Supervised lunch and recess at the park from 12-1 pm are included in all full-day options.
A 10% discount will be applied at checkout for 2 or more classes.

Price: $235

This camp is also offered in our West Loop location August 13-17. Click here for more details.

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Hamilton Fanatics: Ages 5-7 (1pm-4pm) or 7-13 (9am-4pm)

HAMILTON, conceived and written by Lin-Manuel Miranda, the man behind musical phenomenon In the Heights, brings the story of founding father Alexander Hamilton to the stage. Seamlessly injecting contemporary music into a historical tale, HAMILTON has received enthusiastic critical acclaim and unprecedented advance box office sales.If you are as big of a fan as we are and can’t get enough of HAMILTON, you are going to LOVE this full-day camp! Offered at our Andersonville location. View Details

Campers will celebrate this blockbuster Broadway sensation of the year as they explore the Founding Fathers through hip-hop, R&B and rap while performing their favorite tracks from the hit soundtrack. Having creative ownership over their theatrical experience, students can choose to showcase their own version of this 11-time Tony Award Winning Musical or create and perform in their very own Hamilton-inspired musical.

And the world’s gonna know your name!

Full day camps enable our older campers to delve deeper into their Dream Big experience. We’ll have more time to engage with all areas of the theatrical experience, deepen our connections and develop all of our newly learned skills and innate talents!

Register Now – Andersonville (Ages 5-7)

Register Now-Andersonville (Ages 7-13)

General information

Dates and times this camp is offered:
July 22 – 26:
Full Day Camp (ages 7-13) Chicago Waldorf School at 5200 N. Ashland Ave., Chicago, IL 60640 (located at the corner of Foster and Ashland)
Afternoon Camp (ages 5-7) Chicago Waldorf School at 5200 N. Ashland Ave., Chicago, IL 60640 (located at the corner of Foster and Ashland)

Supervised lunch and recess at the park from 12-1 pm are included in all full-day options.A 10% discount will be applied at checkout for 2 or more classes.

Price: $235/half day (Ages 5-7)

Price: $450/full day (Ages 7-13)

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July 29 - August 2

If you can?t get enough of Hamilton, you are going to love this camp! Celebrate this blockbuster Broadway sensation as you explore hip-hop, R&B and rap while performing to your favorite tracks from the hit soundtrack. Enjoy creative ownership over your theatrical experience as you showcase and perform in your very own Hamilton-inspired performance. A short performance for family and friends makes its debut on the last day. Please bring a water bottle and nut-free sack lunch. Offered through Naperville Park District. View Details

Register through Park District here.

Dream Big discounts do not apply to camps through Park District.

General information

Dates and times this camp is offered:
July 29 – August 2: Ages 6-12 (9am-3pm)
Location: Naperville Central High School
Cost: $395 *see description below.

*The camp fee is waived for students who registered and paid for a School of Performing Arts theater camp this summer. In order for us to waive the fee, in person registration is required during regular business hours at the Alfred Rubin Riverwalk Community Center, 305 W. Jackson Ave., the 95th Street Center, 2244 W. 95th St. or Fort Hill Activity Center, 20 Fort Hill Dr. A receipt from the School of Performing Arts showing the registration and payment is required as well as parent/payer identification.

Dream Big discounts do not apply to camps through Park District.

 

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Musical Theater Camp featuring songs and scenes inspired by The Greatest Showman: Ages 7-13 (9am-4pm)

“Look out ‘cause here I come!” If you’re a fan of The Greatest Showman this camp is for you! Come explore musical theater with a circus theme. We’ll use inspiration from The Greatest Showman to perform your very own Greatest Show on Earth!  Offered at our Andersonville location. View Details

Register Now – Andersonville

General information

Dates and times this camp is offered:
July 29- August 2: Ages 7-13 (9am-4pm)
Location: Chicago Waldorf School at 5200 N. Ashland Ave., Chicago, IL 60640 (located at the corner of Foster and Ashland)
10% discount will be applied at checkout for 2 or more classes.

Price: $450

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Musical Theater songs and scenes featuring Frozen: Ages 4-7 (9am-12pm)

Let it Go in this exciting camp that celebrates everything FROZEN! Your child will love to explore music and aspects of the story from the Disney phenomenon that has kids and adults alike singing at the top of their lungs. We will act out characters and tell our own version of this heartwarming story of love and embracing our differences. Offered at our Andersonville location. View Details

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General information

Dates and times this camp is offered:
July 29 – August 2: Ages 4-7 (9am-12pm)
Location: Chicago Waldorf School at 5200 N. Ashland Ave., Chicago, IL 60640 (located at the corner of Foster and Ashland)

Supervised lunch and recess at the park from 12-1 pm are included in all full-day options.
A 10% discount will be applied at checkout for 2 or more classes.

Price: $235

 

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Musical Theater songs and scenes featuring Mary Poppins Returns: Ages 4-7 & 7-13 (1-4pm)

“Everything is possible…even the impossible” as we collaborate to create our very own musical using the music and themes from Disney’s beloved Mary Poppins and Mary Poppins Returns. If you love musical theater, this class is for you! In this unique class format, we explore the fundamentals of theatre (acting, improvisation, music, and movement) to create an improvised script that transforms into a cohesive, exciting piece of theatre. The camp culminates in a one-of-a-kind performance for family and friends.Can you imagine that! Offered at our Andersonville location. View Details

Register Now – Andersonville (Ages 4-7)

Register Now – Andersonville (Ages 7-13)

General information

Dates and times this camp is offered:
July 29 – August 2: Ages 4-7 & 7-13 (1-4pm)
Location: Chicago Waldorf School at 5200 N. Ashland Ave., Chicago, IL 60640 (located at the corner of Foster and Ashland)

Supervised lunch and recess at the park from 12-1 pm are included in all full-day options.

A 10% discount will be applied at checkout for 2 or more classes.

Price: $235

 

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August 5-9

Detective Camp – Featuring Project Mc2: Ages 7-13 (9am-12pm)

Get ready to use your sleuthing skills during this camp! Using inspiration from the popular television shows Project MC2 and Odd Squad, get ready to have fun playing detective all week long! You’ll get to choose your very own characters and work as a group to solve mysteries and save the day in your very own detective story that you’ll share with family and friends at the end of the week. Offered at our Andersonville location. View Details

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General information

Dates and times this camp is offered:
August 5-9: Ages 7-13 (9am-12pm)
Location: Chicago Waldorf School at 5200 N. Ashland Ave., Chicago, IL 60640 (located at the corner of Foster and Ashland)

Supervised lunch and recess at the park from 12-1 pm are included in all full-day options.
A 10% discount will be applied at checkout for 2 or more classes.

Price: $235

 

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Action Adventures featuring Characters and themes from Lego Stories: Ages 4-7 (9am-12pm)

Up, up and away! “Everything is AWESOME, everything is COOL when you’re part of a TEAM!’ Bring the Lego world to life in this new and exciting camp! Develop new characters, create your own worlds and follow the adventures, wherever they may take you. With this summer’s release of Lego Movie 2: The Second Part, Campers will have new inspiration to create their own lego world by creating their own set, props and costume pieces in addition to using unlimited imagination to bring this new lego world to the stage! An informal sharing will culminate this creative experience! Offered at our Andersonville location. View Details

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General information

Dates and times this camp is offered:
August 5-9: Ages 4-7 (9am-12pm)
Location: Chicago Waldorf School at 5200 N. Ashland Ave., Chicago, IL 60640 (located at the corner of Foster and Ashland)

Supervised lunch and recess at the park from 12-1 pm are included in all full-day options.

A 10% discount will be applied at checkout for 2 or more classes.

Price: $235

 

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YouTube Star: Ages 7-13 (1-4pm)

Ever dreamed of being a YouTube star? Well now’s your chance! Students will create their own Youtube personality and have a blast creating a unique ‘how to’ video! Working with one of our professional teaching artists, students will learn how to act on camera as well as learning technical camera skills. Get noticed and become the next viral sensation! Offered at our Andersonville location. View Details

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General information

Dates and times this camp is offered:
August 5-9: Ages 7-13 (1-4pm)
Location: Chicago Waldorf School at 5200 N. Ashland Ave., Chicago, IL 60640 (located at the corner of Foster and Ashland)

Supervised lunch and recess at the park from 12-1 pm are included in all full-day options.
A 10% discount will be applied at checkout for 2 or more classes.

Price: $235

 

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Musical Theater songs and scenes featuring Sing: Ages 4-7 (1-4pm)

Stevie Wonder, Ariana Grande, and Leonard Cohen? With 60 classic songs, and an original, “Sing” is winning big awards and finding its way into our hearts! This camp will include tons of singing, dancing, acting, and all of the JOY that goes with these inspiring songs. Offered at our Andersonville location. View Details

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General information

Dates and times this camp is offered:
August 5-9: Ages 4-7 (1-4pm)
Location: Chicago Waldorf School at 5200 N. Ashland Ave., Chicago, IL 60640 (located at the corner of Foster and Ashland)

Supervised lunch and recess at the park from 12-1 pm are included in all full-day options.A 10% discount will be applied at checkout for 2 or more classes.

Price: $235

 

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August 12-16

Magical Adventures featuring characters and themes from The Sword In The Stone Ages 4-7 (1-4pm)

With the release of The Kid Who Would Be King, a new generation will revel in the tales of King Arthur, Merlin, knights, and a most magical sword. this unique class format, we explore the fundamentals of theatre (acting, improvisation, music, and movement) to create an improvised script that transforms into a cohesive, exciting piece of theatre. The session culminates in a one-of-a-kind performance for family and friends. Offered at our Andersonville location. View Details

Register Now – Andersonville

General information

Dates and times this camp is offered:
August 12-16: Ages 4-7 (1-4pm)
Location: Chicago Waldorf School at 5200 N. Ashland Ave., Chicago, IL 60640 (located at the corner of Foster and Ashland)

Supervised lunch and recess at the park from 12-1 pm are included in all full-day options.
A 10% discount will be applied at checkout for 2 or more classes.

Price: $235

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Musical Theatre songs and scenes featuring: Chitty Chitty Bang Bang Ages 4-7 (9am-12pm)

Take a fantastic musical adventure with an out-of-this-world car that flies through the air and sails the seas. Based on the record-breaking West End production and the beloved film, and featuring an unforgettable score by the Sherman Brothers (Mary Poppins), Chitty Chitty Bang Bang JR. is one blockbuster that audiences will find “Truly Scrumptious.” One of the most special weeks of our summer is when our Weekly Summer Camp overlaps with our Production Camp performance week. Our Weekly Campers will learn songs from Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, have opportunities to perform at pre-show events, as well as see the full production on stage!   Offered at our Andersonville and West Loop locations. View Details

Register Now – Andersonville

General information

Dates and times this camp is offered:
August 12-16: Ages 4-7 (9am-12pm)
Location: Chicago Waldorf School at 5200 N. Ashland Ave., Chicago, IL 60640 (located at the corner of Foster and Ashland)

Supervised lunch and recess at the park from 12-1 pm are included in all full-day options.
A 10% discount will be applied at checkout for 2 or more classes.

Price: $235

Register Now – West Loop

General information

Dates and times this camp is offered:
August 12-16: Ages 4-7 (9am-12pm)
Location: West Loop at Open Books

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Musical Theater songs and scenes featuring Moana: Ages 4-7 (1-4pm)

Does the sea call to you?! Come with us as we discover the South Pacific and create our own mythic adventure complete with goddesses, demigods, and lava demons! Moana is about knowing who you are, and how far you’ll go to fulfill that destiny. The story is a wonderful starting off point for campers to begin thinking about the characters and stories they’d like to create for themselves! We’ll play drama games, create set and prop pieces, and of course, dance, sing, and act out our own play! Offered at our West Loop location. View Details

Register Now – West Loop

General information

Dates and times this camp is offered:
August 12-16: Ages 4-7 (1-4pm)
Location: West Loop at Open Books

Supervised lunch from 12-1 pm are included in all full-day options.
A 10% discount will be applied at checkout for 2 or more classes.

Price: $235

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Hamilton Fanatics: Ages 7-13 (9am-4pm)

HAMILTON, conceived and written by Lin-Manuel Miranda, the man behind musical phenomenon In the Heights, brings the story of founding father Alexander Hamilton to the stage. Seamlessly injecting contemporary music into a historical tale, HAMILTON has received enthusiastic critical acclaim and unprecedented advance box office sales. If you are as big of a fan as we are and can’t get enough of HAMILTON, you are going to LOVE this full-day camp! Offered at our Andersonville Location. View Details

Campers will celebrate this blockbuster Broadway sensation of the year as they explore the Founding Fathers through hip-hop, R&B and rap while performing their favorite tracks from the hit soundtrack. Having creative ownership over their theatrical experience, students can choose to showcase their own version of this 11-time Tony Award Winning Musical or create and perform in their very own Hamilton-inspired musical.

And the world’s gonna know your name!

Full day camps enable our older campers to delve deeper into their Dream Big experience. We’ll have more time to engage with all areas of the theatrical experience, deepen our connections and develop all of our newly learned skills and innate talents!

General information

Dates and times this camp is offered:
August 12-16: Ages 7-13 (FULL DAY 9am-4pm)
Location -Andersonville: Chicago Waldorf School at 5200 N. Ashland Ave., Chicago, IL 60640 (located at the corner of Foster and Ashland)

Price: $450/full day

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August 19-23

Magical Adventures: Ages 4-7 (9am-12pm)

Does your child love magic? Have they ever wanted to fly on a broom or summon giant snowstorms all while singing their favorite song at the top of their lungs? Join Dream Big in a fun and exciting session filled with music AND magic. In this camp your child will create their own on-stage magic. With their improv skills, imagination and fun, they will build a world of their own to share with their friends and family at the end of the week. Offered at our Andersonville and West Loop locations. View Details

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General information

Dates and times this camp is offered:
August 19-23: Ages 4-7 (9am-12pm)
Location: Andersonville (location will either be at First Free or Waldorf School)

Supervised lunch and recess at the park from 12-1 pm are included in all full-day options.
A 10% discount will be applied at checkout for 2 or more classes.

Price: $235

 

Register Now – West Loop

General information

Dates and times this camp is offered:
August 19-23: Ages 4-7 (9am-12pm)
Location:West Loop at Open Books

A 10% discount will be applied at checkout for 2 or more classes.

Price: $235

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Musical Theatre songs and scenes featuring Aladdin: Ages 4-7 (1-4pm)

A Whole New World awaits you with magic carpets, genies, and soaring adventures as we explore the Disney classic, Aladdin.! If you love musical theater, this class is for you! In this unique class format, we explore the fundamentals of theatre (acting, improvisation, music, and movement) to create an improvised script that transforms into a cohesive, exciting piece of theatre. The session culminates in a one-of-a-kind performance for family and friends.
Offered at our Andersonville location. View Details

Register Now – Andersonville

General information

Dates and times this camp is offered:
August 19-23: Ages 4-7 (1-4pm)
Location: Andersonville (location will either be at First Free or Waldorf School)

Supervised lunch and recess at the park from 12-1 pm are included in all full-day options.
A 10% discount will be applied at checkout for 2 or more classes.

Price: $235

 

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Musical Theater songs and scenes featuring Wicked: Ages 7-13 (9am-4pm)

Get ready to defy gravity at our full day, wonderfully wicked summer camp! In addition to playing fun theater games that foster creativity, self expression and teamwork, students will learn and choose their favorite songs from the smash hit musical like “Popular”, “Dancing Through Life” and “Defying Gravity.” Working alongside one of our professional teaching artists students will rehearse their songs in addition to writing scenes to create their very own mini musical adaptation. It’s going to be WICKED!  Offered at our Andersonville and West Loop locations. View Details

Full day camps enable our older campers to delve deeper into their Dream Big experience. We’ll have more time to engage with all areas of the theatrical experience and develop all of our newly learned skills!

General information

Dates and times this camp is offered:
August 19-23: Ages 7-13 (9am-4pm)
Location: Andersonville at First Free Church

Price: $450

Register Now – Andersonville

 

Dates and times this camp is offered:
August 19-23: Ages 7-13 (9am-4pm)
Location: West Loop at Open Books

Price: $450

Register Now – West Loop

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August 26-30

Created by: Christopher Alan Balliet

Dragons, Monsters and Creepy Creatures: Ages 4-7 & 7-13 (9am-12pm)

This camp is all about creativity! Your child will generate a variety of creatures, characters and stories to explore their imaginary worlds of fun. This camp blends all of your child’s favorite themes all into one! They will climb into their own rocket ships and discover an environment filled with superheroes, dragons and countless other characters, stories and landscapes our minds will create. There’s no limit to how much fun your child can have! Offered at our Andersonville and West Loop locations. View Details

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General information

Dates and times this camp is offered:
August 26-30: Ages 4-7 & 7-13 (9am-12pm)
Location: Andersonville – location will either be at First Free

Supervised lunch and recess at the park from 12-1 pm are included in all full-day options.

A 10% discount will be applied at checkout for 2 or more classes.

Price: $235

 

Register Now – West Loop

General information

Dates and times this camp is offered:
August 26-30: Ages 4-7 (9am-12pm)
Location: West Loop at Open Books

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Adventures in Cardboard City: Ages 4-7 & 7-13 (1-4pm)

Imagine a city built on pure imagination. Campers will design and build landscapes, vehicles, structures, props and more out of cardboard, recycled materials and their imaginations. The possibilities are endless! This camp fosters creativity, ingenuity, resourcefulness and teamwork. Offered at our Andersonville location. View Details

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General information

Dates and times this camp is offered:
August 26-30: Ages 4-7 & 7-13 (1-4pm)
Location: Andersonville at First Free Church

Supervised lunch and recess at the park from 12-1 pm are included in all full-day options.

A 10% discount will be applied at checkout for 2 or more classes.

Price: $235

 

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Action Adventures featuring Characters and themes from Lego Stories: Ages 4-7 (1-4pm)

Up, up and away! “Everything is AWESOME, everything is COOL when you’re part of a TEAM!’ Bring the Lego world to life in this new and exciting camp! Develop new characters, create your own worlds and follow the adventures, wherever they may take you. Campers will work together to create their own lego world by creating their own set, props and costume pieces in addition to using unlimited imagination to bring this new lego world to the stage! An informal sharing will culminate this creative experience! Offered at our West Loop location. View Details

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General information

Dates and times this camp is offered:
August 26-30: Ages 4-7 (1-4pm)
Location: West Loop at Open Books

Supervised lunch and recess at the park from 12-1 pm are included in all full-day options.

A 10% discount will be applied at checkout for 2 or more classes.

Price: $235

 

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