Welcome to the

Children's Theatre

of Southern Maryland!


Welcome to the Children's Theatre of Southern Maryland

CTSMD is a nonprofit children’s theatre organization dedicated to inspiring self-confidence, communication skills, and self-worth in all participants. Our mission is to support productions and classes that showcase and educate local talent while enhancing the artistic experience for all who participate, whether on stage, behind the scenes, or in the audience. Our goal is to foster, promote, and increase the public knowledge and appreciation of the arts and cultural activities in Southern Maryland, and to develop opportunities for children in theatre arts.

Meet the people behind the curtain that make CTSMD possible.

We have a variety of volunteer opportunities for youth and adults!

Become a member today for $20 for the entire year!

Classes, productions, workshops and more!

Come see a show!!  Our Production announcements will be listed under our events page.  This is your one stop shop for our production announcements and dates, locations and times for our productions.

There are many ways you can support the Children’s Theatre of Southern Maryland! (All donations are tax deductible)

Our Theatre's Core Values

We collaborate to create an atmosphere that empowers artists to do their finest work. Our rigorous standards reflect our commitment to excellence in every area of production. We hope to inspire the next generation of performers to not only strive for excellence, but to have fun doing it, while offering quality theatre produced by children for general audiences.

Making someone else’s dreams a reality is something that's value is innumerable

Upcoming Events

Tickets to our summer camp shows coming soon!

Our Session E (6 week) class registration is now open! Our new location for classes will be at New Life Church in Prince Frederick so that we can be more centrally located to all three Southern Maryland counties!
The link for classes is listed below. 


  • Multiple-Class discounts are still in effect. If you sign up for 2 or 3 classes, there will be an automatic 10% discount applied. If you sign up for 4 or more classes there will be a 25% discount applied. P
  • 3-Week payment plan. Payment for 6  week classes are split into 3-week intervals, with the first 3-Week payment due upon enrollment.
  • Reduced cost for several classes accepting children under 8 years of age.

For additional information on CTSMD educational opportunities and scheduled performances please visit events page




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News & Articles

Our blog brings together news, education, resources and perspectives from our staff, and many guest bloggers!

Popular Opportunities

Summer Camps

Voted in 2023 as the Best of the Best Summer Camp, we offer performance and tech opportunities.
Acting class

Classes & Workshops

Our classes, taught by highly educated teaching artists, challenge students to push their creative limits.


We intend to offer educational and performance opportunities throughout the Tri-County area.