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Clinton County Kids and Company

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Founded in 1993 as The Children’s Theatre Project ’93, Clinton County Kids and Company just finished its 28th season. It is dedicated to providing quality dramatic arts experiences for the children and youth of Clinton County regardless of their economic level or special need.

Our mission is to involve and educate young people through the arts so that they develop creativity, cultural awareness, team building skills, and self-esteem. The Clinton County Kids & Company is a non-profit, grant-driven organization under the direction of Lois A. Hock, Professor of Theatre at Wilmington College. She is currently the managing director for the organization and taught theatre for more than 43 years.

The organization provides live theatrical performances with local children and youth, professional artists who teach workshops for children, and live performances by professional artists. The live performances provide Clinton County children and their families with theatrical productions, which are both educational as well as enjoyable. Each local performance is provided free-of-charge and is marketed to the children and youth of Clinton County as well as surrounding counties. Each production educates children on the techniques of performance and stagecraft. Many children and their parents participate in the construction and painting of the settings and costumes for the plays.

Rising Star Application (Ages 6-10) Drama Camp Application (Ages 11-17)

2021 Show

Disney’s Frozen JR.

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Friday, June 25 at 7 p.m.
Saturday, June 26 at 1 p.m.
Wilmington High School Auditeria | Limited Seating – Donations at the Door


June 5 | 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Wilmington High School Auditeria | No Prep Necessary


Half-Day Drama Camp for Children Ages 6 to 10
July 12-16 | 10 a.m. to Noon
Location to be announced | Presented by Gigglebox Theatre Experience
Rising Star Application (Ages 6-10)


Ages 11-17 | Scholarships Available!
July 26 to July 30 | 1 to 5 p.m.
Location to be announced
Drama Camp Application (Ages 11-17)


Season Sponsors

The Galvin Family Foundation of The Johnson Charitable Gift Fund,

Charles Fischer Trust Fund,

Wilmington College,

Mrs. Barbara Bayless,

Peoples Bank,

Becky Haines,

Wilmington AM Rotary,

Wilmington Kiwanis Club,

Wilmington Eagles Auxiliary,

Wilmington News Journal,

Mr. & Mrs. Fred Matthews,

Dick & Karen Williams,

Carole Erdman,

Jan Hiatt,

Neil & Ruth Snarr,

David & Mary Ann Raizk,

Phil & Vicki Snow

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25th Anniversary

In 2018, we celebrated the 25th Anniversary of Clinton County Kids & Company.