Great Big Theatre Company

Young People's Theatre for Toronto, the GTA and Southwestern Ontario

  • Why drama?
  • self-confidence
  • communication & self-presentation skills
  • teamwork
  • building trust
  • coordination
  • getting energized
  • creative expression
  • participation
  • proficiency & skills development
  • making new friends
  • literacy skills
  • tons of fun
  • imagination
  • becoming someone new
  • dreaming big
  • having a blast
  • and way more

Summer Day Camps

Theatre / Acting / Drama / Musical Theatre for kids & teens ages 6 to 14 in Toronto, the GTA and southwest Ontario!


GBTC Registration


GBTC offers day camp programs during July and August.

The program includes plays, mime, improvisation, theatre games, musical theatre, work with simple sets and costumes, and an end-of-week public performance. Also included are outdoor activities, swimming (at selected locations), games and sports.

GBTC's enthusiastic, caring staff create a warm, supportive environment where campers will feel at home, and be ready to explore and discover.

GBTC Senior Programs

Senior-Level Programs

A Summer Acting Experience for Ages 14 to 17

Introducing a one-week, full-day camp filled with drama exercises, resources and games that will build skills and competence for young people interested in expanding their stage capacities, whether for secondary school or community theatre work, for personal development, auditions, or eventual college, university or professional work in the area.

GBTC Programs For School

Programs For Schools

We are looking forward to bringing the GBTC 'TIES' PROGRAM to your school. Through these workshops, we aim to develop a joy in and appreciation of drama: to inspire, excite and empower your students, leading them to use the basic skills they will have acquired in producing and performing their own plays. The students will be introduced to theatre games and exercises, stage direction, tableaux, blocking, building dramatic scenes, role-playing, storytelling, narrative and more!