The Children's Playhouse of Maryland

is in residence at CCBC Essex, Providing workshops, summer camps and performing opportunities for young performers ages 6 - 18. Children's Playhouse produces four musicals and one play each season.
 Performances take place in the Administration Building Lecture Hall on the campus of CCBC Essex.  For more information, call the Children's Playhouse office at 443-840-2426

 Young Performers of America at  Children's Playhouse of Maryland YPA's Broadway Bound Team;  Dell Howlett (Bombay Dreams, Aida, West Side Story), Mandy Gonzalez (In The Heights, Wicked, Aida), Katie Rose Clarke (The Light in the Piazza, Wicked) and Janet Decal (Wonderland, In The Heights) spent 2 days at CPM  leading intensive Master Classes in Acting, Dance and Vocal Performance.  The 50 CPM students in attendance also had the opportunity to perform for the Broadway stars and have their performance adjudicated. The weekend concluded with a talk back, photo and autograph session and CPM receiving YPA's highest honor, the Excellence in Theatre Award!!  Several CPM Students also received individual awards  This was truly an  unique one on one educational experience our students will never forget! For more information on YPA visit www.youngperformersofamerica.com.

Photo credit: Karis Haslam, Cindy Ruth, Philip Vong


The Sweetest Fundraiser of the Season
World's Finest Chocolates - Only $1 each!
CPM is Selling Chocolate!  All candy is gluten free, peanut free & kosher.  Several varieties available; milk chocolate, crisp, caramel,  almond & dark chocolate. A  profits go to offset the cost for our incredible costumes, lighting & props. If you are interested in being a buyer, a seller, or both, contact the CPM office at 443.840.2426.

Save the Date!!  TICKETS ON SALE NOW!!
CPM Flapjack Fundraiser on August 14th

Join us at Applebee's from  at 8610 LaSalle road in Towson for breakfast and enjoy unlimited pancakes, sausage and drinks (Juice, coffee, tea or soda) for just $10
per person  Tickets are limited so call the CPM office to reserve yours today!!

Thank You to the Paint and Powder Club
CPM is honored to have been chosen as a recipient of the Paint and Powder Club's 2015 fund raising efforts and extremely grateful for their generous donation to our program. 
Visit our sponsor's page for more information

Technical Opportunities
CPM is seeking students interested in technical theatre. No experience necessary just a willingness to work and a desire to learn. Service Learning hours available. For details Email  actorlist@yahoo.com

Help Support CPM
CPM is always accepting tax deductible donations of goods, services, gift cards\certificates for our CPM Gala Silent Auction & Basket Bingo fundraisers.
To donate call 443-840-2426

CPM Alumni Association
Are you a CPM kid who has aged out of the program but would still like to be involved with CPM and keep in touch with other Alumni?  Then join the join the

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Up Next at the Playhouse

May 7, 8, 14, 15, 21, 22 @ 1:00pm
  May 14 @ 7:00pm

May 15th show will be sign interpreted

Join us on May 20th
 for a free showing of
the movie
E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial

Games at 6:00
Movie at 7:30

Concessions will
be available


See flyer for details


Calendar of Events

2015- 2016  Season


12    9th Annual CPM Gala
19-20    Chitty Chitty Bang Bang 
26 - 27    Chitty Chitty Bang Bang 
3-4    Chitty Chitty Bang Bang 
6    Auditions Mary Poppins
24 - 25    12 Angry Jurors
30    12 Angry Jurors
1    12 Angry Jurors
21    Annual Basket Bingo fundraiser
1 Scholarship Applications available
5-20    Mary Poppins
19    Brunch with Santa
19 James and the Giant Peach auditions
21 Art Day fundraiser
28 - 29 CPM's Got Talent Showcase Auditions
5 - 20    James and the Giant Peach
14 CPM  Night @ Ledo's in White Marsh
19 Sensory Performance of James...Giant Peach  
22 Addams Family Auditions
31 Scholarship applications due
16 - 17   Young Performers of America
7 - 22    The Addams Family
 20  Family Movie Night - E.T.: The Extra-Terrestrial
25 Summer Performance Workshop  begins 
12  Summer Workshop Performance
14  Applebee's Flapjack Fundraiser

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Children’s Playhouse of Maryland Inc.
is a not for-profit community theatre dedicated to youth performers ages 18 and under

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