In honor of Charles F. Stilwill, who dedicated his career as Managing and Artistic Director for Waterloo Community Playhouse/Black Hawk Children's Theatre. Chuck's vision, energy and perseverance helped insure the success of WCP/BHCT for nearly 45 years. Established at his retirement in 2014, an annual scholarship is awarded in Chuck's name to support an active WCP/BHCT volunteer. The scholarship is in the amount of $400.00     FOR DETAILS CLICK ON THE PDF TO THE RIGHT.

Upcoming Classes - Black Hawk Children's Theatre

Here are two of our upcoming Summer Classes!
Two more will be added when we can confirm the dates.


ATTENTION: Due to COVID protocols, our class size will be limited.
Please enroll early to ensure participation.


5 & 6 Year-Olds


June 17 - July 22 at 10:00-10:50 - Every Thursday only for six weeks

Where playtime and theatre meet! Kids get a chance to explore their creative spirits while improving  performance skills. 

Taught by Teaching Artist Sam Cota



11-14 Year-Olds

Devised Production Intensive

June 7-11 from 10:00-11:30 daily

This week-long experience will give emerging artists to expand their own creative freedom as they develop, create, and perform a one-of-a-kind theatrical event to be shared at the end. Class meets for an hour and half daily. 

Taught by Teaching Artist Robin Kime