Calgary Children's Theatre is a multi-faceted theatre company that offers touring plays to schools throughout Alberta, performances at Stage West for Kids as well as a comprehensive theatre school for youth ages three to sixteen.
Calgary Children's Theatre has been creating inspiring theatre for young audiences in Calgary and the surrounding areas in Alberta since 2002.
Calgary Children's Theatre has produced over thirty works, with seven being world premieres. Calgary Children's Theatre now tours extensively throughout Alberta and British Columbia, doing up to 150 shows a year. According to a Calgary Arts Development study from 2009, Calgary Children's Theatre was in the top 1% of professional companies in the city to provide Arts Educational Opportunities for families and top 3% of Public Arts Activities offered. In 2008, Calgary Children's Theatre took over as the house company for Stage West’s Theatre For Kids, regularly selling out shows.
Calgary Children's Theatre prides itself in offering exciting theatre for young audiences while offering theatrical experience to local artists including performers, directors and playwrights. Calgary Children's Theatre also runs a Drama School for youth ages three-sixteen. Taught by professional instructor-performers, the drama classes offer children a chance to foster their creativity and imaginations.