Important announcement

In alignment with the State of Maryland’s current COVID-19 response, CCBC theatres remain closed for live performance. We will post links to live-streamed performances as they become available.

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Cockpit in Court Summer Theatre 

Cockpit in Court Summer Theatre has been serving the greater Baltimore area with professional-quality live theatre at family-friendly prices for more than forty years.

Each summer, on the campus of CCBC Essex, Cockpit in Court offers excellent, large-scale musicals in our 388-seat Mainstage Theatre; comedies and dramas in our intimate 160-seat Cabaret Theatre; and a high-energy children’s musical in our 220-seat Lecture Hall.

Overall, audiences of more than 8,000 come to Cockpit in a summer, and more than a hundred area artists, performers, directors, and musicians offer their talents on stage and behind the scenes.

Check out a show!

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Every summer CCBC Essex offers excellent, large-scale musicals to audiences. View a collection of photos from past Cockpit in Court productions and be sure to check out any upcoming shows!

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