children's theatre of elgin / fox valley theatre company


Children’s Theatre of Elgin offers interactive workshops that teach theater skills, explore imagination, and help increase confidence on stage and off, not to mention the fun with other kids who love theater!

Classes take place at the Elgin Community College Arts Center, Building H, 1700 Spartan Drive, Elgin, IL. Please note that participation is not an audition requirement.

Online payment option includes a handling fee. Sibling discounts by check or cash only. Make checks out to “Children’s Theatre of Elgin” and send to 1700 Spartan Drive H104, Elgin, IL 60123. To drop off, call Susan at 847-214-7152.

Participants should wear comfortable clothing that’s easy to move around in and gym shoes or jazz shoes. We provide the rest!

Audition prep workshop: The Lion King Jr.

FVTC Stage Combat Workshop!

Saturday, March 23, 2019, 12 – 4 pm

Learn how to safely work through front and back falls as well as a few different kinds of punches, kicks, and slaps with stunt coordinator Angela Bend.

WHO: For students in 9th Grade – 20 years old (FVTC-age)

WHERE: Elgin Community College Arts Center, 1700 Spartan Drive Building H, Room H 123, Elgin, Illinois 

COST: $75
Online payment is available with an additional $3 fee.

Bring a water bottle, snack, and a sack lunch.

Online registration closes on Thursday, March 21st. Payment is due in full by Friday, March 22nd.

Click on the “Register Now” button below to get signed up for the class!

Workshop cancellation and refund policy:

If CTE cancels a workshop, parents will be notified by email along with a rescheduled date and time. If student is unable to attend, CTE will provide a full refund of fees, minus credit card fees.

If parents cancel a student’s workshop registration due to illness or other emergency, parent must contact Susan at 847-214-7152 or within five (5) days of the class to receive a 75% refund, minus credit card fees if any.