Open to all 14-18 year olds in the Chicago metropolitan area, Playbuild is a FREE seven week intensive which focuses on critical literacy and storytelling. The summer program is designed to validate the voices of its participants, get them to examine their own potential for creativity and introduce them to all elements of the creation of theater, both on the stage and behind the scenes.
All applicants must attend a one hour audition session on either Saturday, May 14th or Monday, May 26th.
The performance will be held on Monday, August 15th.
GET THE FACTS: In the 2015-16 school year, 59% of reporting CPS elementary schools met the 120 minutes of weekly arts instruction recommendation, up from 47% two years ago.