Theater Camps for Ages 3-11

Adventure Series - Ages 3-4

Kids channel their own superpowers for rescue missions, epic dances and good old-fashioned silliness. Each session culminates in a movie that showcases the original stories, music videos, and theater games we play throughout the week. Campers are led by expert theater artists, trained in early childhood education and skilled at centering kids’ imaginative adventures. These sessions help kids work collaboratively, practice empathy, and gain confidence in a joyful setting...pure fun!

Themes for 2022 include Unicorns & Dragons, Animal Adventures, Circus Adventures, Superheroes on Stage and Ocean Adventures.

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Unicorns + Dragons

$400 Per Child

August 1 – 5

Warm-up your fairy gibberish, polish your unicorn horn, and get your dragon-fire ready for our preschool theater camp! Join us in this enchantment-filled exploration of mythical beings where we use legends from around the world to create our original plays as magical creatures!

This camp is full. Please follow the link below to join the waitlist.

  • Ages: 3-4
  • From: 08/01/2022 To: 08/05/2022
  • Time: 9:00a-12:00p Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
  • Address: 193 Columbia Street Brooklyn, NY 11231
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Animal Adventures

$400 Per Child

August 8 – 12

Help your favorite monkey escape from the zoo in our summer camp for ages 3-4! Join the Circus Ship with a troupe of animal performers. Through theater games and improvisation, kids explore their inner Wild Thing. (Tails and tales provided).

  • Ages: 3-4
  • From: 08/08/2022 To: 08/12/2022
  • Time: 9:00a-12:00p Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
  • Address: 193 Columbia Street Brooklyn, NY 11231
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Circus Adventures

$400 Per Week

August 15 – 19

In our theater camp for ages 3-4, kids jump into the Big Top! They become a ringmaster, acrobat, juggler and clown as we weave together our own play based on the thrilling escapades of circus performers. We’ll create our own “Greatest Show” as we sing and act our way under the tent!

  • Ages: 3-4
  • From: 08/15/2022 To: 08/19/2022
  • Time: 9:00a-12:00p Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
  • Address: 193 Columbia Street Brooklyn, NY 11231
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Pre-K Drama Camp

Superheroes On Stage

$400 Per Child

August 22 – 26

What’s that up in the air? It’s a bird…its a plane…no, it’s…A Super Kid! Whether your powers make you fly, dance, or save the world, this class is for you. Through play and performance we will explore magical creatures and characters with super-abilities.

This camp is full. Please follow the link below to join the waitlist.

  • Ages: 3-4
  • From: 08/22/2022 To: 08/26/2022
  • Time: 9:00a-12:00p Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
  • Address: 193 Columbia Street Brooklyn, NY 11231
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Ocean Adventures

$400 Per Week

August 29 – September 2

In our Pre-K summer camp, kids grab their (imaginary!) goggles. As we become pirate princesses, sea dragons and schools of funny fish!  Travel to the ocean’s depths on fantastical creatures and learn how to build your very own seashore!  Campers create underwater worlds through improvisation, theater games and creative movement.
This camp is full. Please follow the link below to join the waitlist.
  • Ages: 3-4
  • From: 08/29/2022 To: 09/02/2022
  • Time: 9a-12p Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
  • Address: 193 Columbia Street Brooklyn, NY 11231
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Camps at Berkeley Carroll

Kids escape into fantastic realms this summer through great stories, creative movement and games galore as part of Berkeley Carroll Specialty Day Camps! Led by professional actors, they flex their imaginative muscles and learn theater skills that inspire self-confidence and community. Campers celebrate with a movie of their original scenes, music videos and games, premiering online the Monday after camp.

Children participate in swim, arts and crafts, and outdoor play, in addition to Child's Play NY activities.

kids playing in space themed theater summer camp

Blast Off

$550 Per Week

3-2-1 blastoff with us into deep space! Whether you’re exploring your alien gibberish or landing on the moon like an astronaut, kids will feel like a star in this creative exploration. We’ll tie in our adventures with cool kid lit as well as popular characters from galactic adventure movies. Child’s Play NY’s remarkable theater camps tap into kids’ intrinsic ability to make-believe. The games help build social-emotional and executive function skills, all through play!

Learn more about Specialty Day Camps at Berkeley Carroll.

  • Ages: Kindergarten - 2nd Grade
  • From: 07/05/2022 To: 07/08/2022
  • Time: 8:30a-3:30p Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
  • Address: 701 & 712 Carroll Street Brooklyn, New York 11215
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Pride Rock

$650 Per Week

Come sing and dance to the rhythm of the pride lands!  The savannah comes to life as students play as animals, birds, fish and insects as they work toward an original re-telling of the Lion King! As the “cubs” go on a thrilling quest for the crown they’ll learn musical theater skills! Child’s Play NY’s remarkable theater camps tap into kids’ intrinsic ability to make-believe.

Learn more about Specialty Day Camps at Berkeley Carroll.

  • Ages: Kindergarten - 3rd Grade
  • From: 07/25/2022 To: 07/29/2022
  • Time: 8:30a-3:30p Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
  • Address: 701 & 712 Carroll Street Brooklyn, New York 11215
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NYC Kids

$650 Per Week

Adventure with us from the streets of In the Heights all the way down to Annie’s orphanage on the Lower East Side. Kids will dance like Sharks and Jets, play tricks on Miss Hannigan and give their regards to Broadway! Using theater games and improv, kids will learn the plot and score from such shows as Annie, West Side Story, In the Heights and more, as well as develop their own mini plays using the classics as a springboard. Students develop their musicality and most importantly their creativity as they play inside these great NY-themed shows.

Learn more about Specialty Day Camps at Berkeley Carroll. Limited spaces are available, contact Berkeley Carroll with further questions.

  • Ages: Kindergarten - Grade 3
  • From: 08/01/2022 To: 08/05/2022
  • Time: 8:30a-3:30p Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
  • Address: 701 & 712 Carroll Street Brooklyn, New York 11215
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Frozen Adventures

$650 Per Week

Students will bravely go “Into the Unknown” in this musical theater class that will have them singing and dancing their way into winter! Drawing inspiration from the original Snow Queen fairy tale as well as the popular films, kids will generate their own original script. Theater games and improvs will have them racing reindeer, getting lost (and found!) in the woods, building snowmen and belting out loud to unite the kingdoms!

Learn more about Specialty Day Camps at Berkeley Carroll. Limited spaces are available, contact Berkeley Carroll with further questions.

  • Ages: Kindergarten - 3rd Grade
  • From: 08/08/2022 To: 08/12/2022
  • Time: 8:30a-3:30p Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
  • Address: 701 & 712 Carroll Street Brooklyn, New York 11215
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Players Series - Ages 5-6

Kids escape into fantastic realms this summer through great stories, creative movement and games galore! Led by professional actors, they flex their imaginative muscles and learn theater skills that inspire self-confidence and community. Whether solving a mythic mystery, helping a character by way of a scavenger hunt, rehearsing a new scene or having a dance-off...joyful collaboration is at the center of it all. Campers celebrate with a movie of their original scenes, music videos and games, premiering online the Monday after camp.

Themes for 2022 in Carroll Gardens include Pride Rock, Wizard of Oz, NYC Kids, Frozen Adventures and Magic Tree House.
Themes in Fort Greene include Alice in Wonderland, Muppet Mania, Under the Sea and Musical Mysteries.

Proof of COVID-19 vaccination is required for all students 5+, and must be submitted two weeks before the first day of camp.

Pride Rock

$700 Per Week

August 1 – 5 | Carroll Gardens

Come sing and dance to the rhythm of the pride lands!  The savannah comes to life as students play as animals, birds, fish and insects as they work toward an original re-telling of the Lion King! As the “cubs” go on a thrilling quest for the crown they’ll learn musical theater skills. Camp culminates in a movie premiere on August 8.

 

  • Ages: 5-6
  • From: 08/01/2022 To: 08/05/2022
  • Time: 9:00a-3:00p Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
  • Address: 232 Carroll Street Brooklyn, NY 11231
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Wizard of Oz

$700 Per Child

August 8 – 12 | Carroll Gardens

Explore the Wonderful World of Oz as we re-imagine the classic L. Frank Baum story. Red-Light-Green-Light takes us through a twister and into incredible lands. Get interviewed in a Munchkin talk-show about your special profession and how you really feel about the Witch. Embody the different physical lives of Scarecrow, Tin Man, and Lion. The Monday after camp, we’ll premiere our very own Oz movie online!

Extended day options are available at this location Monday-Friday, from 3p-5p. The fee for extended day is $50/day.

  • Ages: Ages 5-6
  • From: 08/08/2022 To: 08/12/2022
  • Time: 9:00a-3:00p Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
  • Address: 232 Carroll Street Brooklyn, NY 11231
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NYC Kids

$700 Per Week

August 15 – 19 | Carroll Gardens

Adventure with us from the streets of In the Heights all the way down to Annie’s orphanage on the Lower East Side. Kids will dance like Sharks and Jets, play tricks on Miss Hannigan and give their regards to Broadway! Using theater games and improv kids will learn the plot and score from such shows as Annie, West Side Story, In the Heights and more, as well as develop their own mini plays using the classics as a springboard. Students develop their musicality and most importantly their creativity as they play inside these great NY-themed shows.

A movie of our work premieres virtually Monday after camp.

There is no extended day this week. Please contact us with any questions.

  • Ages: 5-6
  • From: 08/15/2022 To: 08/19/2022
  • Time: 9:00a-3:00p Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
  • Address: 232 Carroll Street Brooklyn, NY 11231
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Camp Encanto

$700 Per Child

August 15 – 19 | Fort Greene

Walk through a magical door and find your own “Encanto” in this joyous musical camp. Theater games and improvs will have us becoming enchanted parts of the Madrigal house, playing “sneaky tag” through Bruno’s Tower, and healing ailments with delicious concoctions! We’ll use crafts of butterflies, pinwheels, and more as props in our new original show. Encanto music will underscore our playing and we will learn choreography and vocal techniques to bring the songs to life.

  • Ages: Ages 5-6
  • From: 08/15/2022 To: 08/19/2022
  • Time: 9:15a-3:15p Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
  • Address: 138 South Oxford Street Brooklyn, NY 11217
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Kindergarten drama camp

Frozen Adventures

$700 Per Week

August 22 – 26 | Carroll Gardens

Students will bravely go “Into the Unknown” in this musical theater class that will have them singing and dancing their way into winter! Drawing inspiration from the original Snow Queen fairy tale as well as the popular films, kids will generate their own original script. Theater games and improvs will have them racing reindeer, getting lost (and found!) in the woods, building snowmen and belting out loud to unite the kingdoms! Their story and songs will be premiered in a movie the Monday after camp.

Please note there is no extended day this week. Contact us with any questions.

This camp is full. Please follow the link below to join the waitlist.

  • Ages: 5-6
  • From: 08/22/2022 To: 08/26/2022
  • Time: 9:00a-3:00p Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
  • Address: 232 Carroll Street Brooklyn, NY 11231
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Summer camp for kids ages 4-6

Magic Tree House

$700 Per Child

August 29 – September 2 | Carroll Gardens

Here we goooo! Hop aboard the spinning tree house with Jack & Annie to find out what quests Merlin wants to take you on! Adventure through history and time and create your own stories alongside favorite characters. A movie of our adventures will premiere virtually the Monday after camp.

This camp is full. Follow the link below to join the waitlist.

  • Ages: Ages 5-6
  • From: 08/29/2022 To: 09/02/2022
  • Time: 9:00a-3:00p Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
  • Address: 232 Carroll Street Brooklyn, NY 11231
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Theater Summer camp ages 4-6

Musical Mysteries

$700 Per Child

August 29 – September 2 | Fort Greene

Whose paw prints are those? Where did the bones in the museum go? Why are the subways running backwards? From Sherlock Holmes to Odd Squad, from Scooby Doo to Nancy Drew, kids get into the sleuthing spirit with stories, clues and (of course) magnifying glasses! Each class will be built around a mystery that our young detectives will work together to solve. Kids play interactively to make the literature come alive and we use a musical mash-up from movies and tv to highlight our escapades. Let the sleuthing begin! A movie of our adventures will premiere virtually the Monday after camp.

  • Ages: Ages 5-6
  • From: 08/29/2022 To: 09/02/2022
  • Time: 9:15a-3:15p Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
  • Address: 138 South Oxford Street Brooklyn, NY 11217
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Showmakers Series - Ages 7-11

These ensembles jump into the rehearsal process with a focus on original story creation and scripted scene study. We meet each actor where they are, and build a company of skilled performers; centering bravery, imagination and truthfulness. Improvisation and theater games help stoke creativity, develop the company and the spirit of play. Taught by master teachers and performers at the top of their field, kids learn skills that will serve them the rest of their creative lives. Camp culminates in a live sharing for families on Friday afternoon.

Themes for 2022 include Descendants Drama, Mythology Players, James & The Giant Peach, Intergalactic Odyssey, Hogwarts School and Mystery in the Museum.

Proof of COVID-19 vaccination is required for all students 5+, and must be submitted two weeks before the first day of camp.

Descendants Drama

$700 Per Child

July 25 – 29

The kids of the most famous villains are unafraid to be “rotten to the core”! Prepare to dance your way from the Isle of Lost to the Kingdom of Auradon taking on awesome choreography and characters from Disney’s Descendants. In acting scene work, explore themes of friendship, betrayal and how to be “chillin’ like a villain”. Our original music videos, short form improvisation and scripts are presented for families on Friday, July 29.

Please note there is no extended day this week. Contact us with any questions.

This camp is full. Please follow the link below to join the waitlist.

  • Ages: 7-11
  • From: 07/25/2022 To: 07/29/2022
  • Time: 9a-3p Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
  • Address: 121 Pierrepont Street Brooklyn, NY 11201
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Mythology Players

$700 Per Child

August 1 – 5

Ever wonder what the snakes on Medusa’s head talk about? Ever seen an infomercial for Arachne’s loom? Do you know what you would do if you came face-to-face with a Minotaur? In this dynamic day camp, classic Greek myths come alive as kids stage and perform short plays based on classic tales! Part acting camp, part improv camp, kids create their own myth mash-up in addition to staging scripted one-acts. This is a great early exposure to mythology and scene study technique.

Camp culminates in an in-person performance for families on Friday afternoon.

Please note there is no extended day this week. Contact us with any questions.

This camp is full. Please follow the link below to join the waitlist.

  • Ages: 7-11
  • From: 08/01/2022 To: 08/05/2022
  • Time: 9:00a-3:00p Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
  • Address: 121 Pierrepont Street Brooklyn, NY 11201
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James and the Giant Peach

$700 Per Child

Aug 8 – 12

Come escape from Aunt Sponge and Spiker with our favorite hero, James and his amazing band of bug friends. Centipede, Earthworm, Ladybug and more battle sharks, cloud men and find joy in a new life in New York City. A few magical glowing seeds start the adventure of a lifetime! The final musical show will be shared with friends and family on Friday.

Please note there is no extended day this week. Contact us with any questions.

This camp is full. Please follow the link below to join the waitlist.

  • Ages: 7-11
  • From: 08/08/2022 To: 08/12/2022
  • Time: 9a-3p Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
  • Address: 121 Pierrepont Street Brooklyn, NY 11201
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Intergalactic Odyssey

$700 Per Child

Aug 15-19

When an intrepid band of astronauts blasts off into space on a secret mission, they discover alien life, new friends, and the key to saving Earth from an impending comet! Kids work on developing their unique characters through games and improv as well as rehearsing the original play, which features pop music hits and is performed for family on the final day.

This camp is full. Please follow the link below to join the waitlist.

  • Ages: 7-11
  • From: 08/15/2022 To: 08/19/2022
  • Time: 9a-3p Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
  • Address: 121 Pierrepont Street Brooklyn, NY 11201
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Hogwarts School

$700 Per Child

August 22 – 26

Join us as we use the “magic” of theater to explore this Wizarding World. Using the Harry Potter series as a springboard, we will generate original scripted scenes for a final movie. Kids will get to hone their writing and improv skills as they create plays based on their favorite iconic characters or imagine new ones in this magical world. In addition to the acting work, we’ll play games of Quidditch, make spell books and compete for the House Cup. Jump on your Firebolt and let’s play!

Camp culminates in a performance of our scenes and original stories on Friday, August 26.

Extended day options are available at this location Monday-Thursday, from 3p-5p. The fee for extended day is $50/day.

This camp is full. Please follow the link below to join the waitlist.

  • Ages: 7-11
  • From: 08/22/2022 To: 08/26/2022
  • Time: 9a-3p Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
  • Address: 121 Pierrepont Street Brooklyn, NY 11201
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Mystery in the Museum

$700 Per Child

August 29 – September 2

The world’s greatest detectives have been brought together to solve the mysteries afoot in the Museum of Natural History. The group must use their special skills and watch out for trap doors, creepy taxidermy and the ghostly museum guards. Can the detectives work together and decode the clues before it is too late? Kids work on scenes, develop back stories, solve riddles and improvise for more spooky-spoofy-fun. The original scripted play is performed on the last day for friends and family.

Extended day options are available at this location Monday-Thursday, from 3p-5p. The fee for extended day is $50/day.

This camp is full. Please follow the link below to join the waitlist.

  • Ages: 7-11
  • From: 08/29/2022 To: 09/02/2022
  • Time: 9a-3p Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
  • Address: 121 Pierrepont Street Brooklyn, NY 11201
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