Virtual Theater Camps, Writing Camps and Film Camps

These Virtual Theater Camps and Film Camps for kids offer opportunities for kids to gain confidence and interpersonal skills, as well as have fun! Find the best online theater camps and film camps for your little one right here. This page features virtual performing arts camps, writing camps and film camps in Chicago and beyond.

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Stories Out Loud

Online, Chicago-based,
Bring out your child's inner story-teller. "Stories Out Loud!" is a live virtual summer camp for rising 4th-6th graders who will get to explore the world of theatre through drama games, poetry, and plays.

PlayMakers Play Lab!

Online, Chicago-based,
Come play with us using music, improv, and a ton of fun. This class will help your littles find their voice, work with others and expand their imagination virtually. For 4 to 6 year olds.

Lookingglass Virtual Summer Camps

Online, Chicago-based,
Explore the dazzling variety of our online offerings including: Storytelling, Composing Character Song, Let’s Make a Radio Play, Art and Acting, Character Study, Physical Theatre, and many more. Our virtual storycastle promises to be abuzz with joy and ingenuity this summer!

The Stage School

Online, Chicago-based,
Act! Sing! Dance! All from the comfort of home! Each week of virtual musical theater camp is packed with exciting themes where students of all levels of experience can build new skills, unlock their imaginations, and work with our staff of professional teaching artists to create an experience like no other!

Music House

Online, Chicago-based,
Music House's Everything Arts and Arts Exploration camps are going virtual! Each week we provide new experiences with new, fresh and fun classes! Camp will be energetic, lively, and creative to keep each camper engaged mentally and physically.

Dream Big Performing Arts

Online, Chicago-based,
Led by professional teaching artists, our 1-week virtual 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 safely having fun with a wide variety of themes that inspire imaginations!

Acting Studio Chicago

Online, Chicago-based,
ASC Online Youth Programs offer fun and challenging opportunities for students of various ages and experiences. Whether you’re looking to play theatre games or prepare for college auditions, ASC has the perfect program for you!

Camp: ComedySportz

Online, Chicago-based,
Not every kid is an outdoor kid... but that doesn’t mean they can’t go to camp! Welcome to Camp: ComedySportz, a [virtual] camp like no other. Join us for three weeks of comedy training for kids ages 8-18.

Lifeline Theatre Summer Drama Camps

Online, Chicago-based,
Our instructors are preparing activities and games that will take your camper’s imagination to far away places. We are determined to bring all the fun – and as much social interaction as possible – to the virtual space.

Act One Theatre Camp
Glendale-based
A new ONLINE summer camp which brings the exciting world of theatre home to your living room! Join us for a dynamic and......
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Aloft Cirus Arts Online Summer Camp
Online, Chicago-based
Need a break from entertaining your little ones at home all day? Let us entertain them for you! This camp will be designed......
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Bennett Day Camp - Virtual Theater/Film Camps
Online, Chicago-based
(For ages 5-15) Bennett Day Theater/Film Camps include: Improv, Movie Maker Workshop, Writer Workshop, and Photography......
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Broadway Bees
Online, NYC Based
Broadway Bees introduces the BB Online Summer Camp. A thrilling, immersive experience of dancing, acting, singing, mindfulness......
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Chicago Children's Theatre
Online, Chicago-based
Using the frameworks of legends and fairy tales, your child will learn the basics of acting, songwriting, singing, dance......
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Compass Creative Dramatics
Chicago-based
Compass Creative Dramatics offers several online weekly camps....
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Facets Virtual Summer Camps
Online, Chicago-based
At Facets virtual summer camps, kids ages 8–14 learn how to tell their stories through film and animation. Using live......
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Hearts to Art Summer Camp
Online, Chicago-based
Performing Arts Summer Camp for Young People Who’ve Experienced the Death of a Parent

The Auditorium Theatre is proud......
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iAchieve Learning
Online, Chicago-based
iAchieve offers summer courses in Improv and Writing. In Improv 101, bring real-live improv right into your living room! ......
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Improv Playhouse CampToYou
Libertyville-based
ALL GUIDED BY: Our professional artistic and activities staff, free of illness and full of creative leadership, guide your......
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Musical Theatre Mega Camp: A Nationwide Virtual Broadway Camp
Online, National
What do you get when you “virtually” combine theatre kids from across the nation with award winning theatre directors, then......
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Online Adventure Camps – Musical Theater & Performing Arts
Online, National
Calling young thespians and future Broadway stars! Our musical theater and performing arts camps for ages 7-12 will have you......
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Ovation Academy
Online, Oak Park-based
Ovation offers several virtual musical theater camps, with virtual final performances for camps. ...
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Porchlight Music Theatre
Chicago-based
Calling all Broadway-bound singers, dancers, and writers! Enter the world of music, drama, dance, writing, and more while......
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Publishing Academy: Virtual Edition
Online: Open Books, Chicago-based
Each year, Open Books works with aspiring young writers to write, edit, and publish their very own novels in our Publishing......
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Sarah Hall Theatre Company
Deerfield-based
Join us this Summer 2020 for one of our exciting new Virtual ZOOM Camps! Featuring "Scenes on Screens" for incoming 1-3rd......
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The Viola Project
Online, Chicago-based
Week long virtual Shakespeare summer camps for girls and gender nonconforming youth ages 8-16!

This summer, The......
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