In the lead up to CGST Spirit Week 2017, we are excited to launch an awesome new program to thank YOU, our generous donors, for contributing to our organization.

Introducing the CGST Donor Circle! A new rewards system for our donors that serves as a small token of gratitude for your overwhelming support.

Check out the rewards for each level of the Donor Circle here. ALL donations during Spirit Week, and from this moment forward, will be eligible for Donor Circle membership.

CGST receives Google Ad Grants Award

CGST is very proud to announce that our organization has just become a recipient of a Google Ad Grants award!

The Google Ad Grants program supports registered nonprofit organizations that share Google's philosophy of community service to help the world in areas such as science and technology, education, global public health, the environment, youth advocacy, and the arts.

Much thanks to Google and their services for non-profits! We can't wait to reach even more kids across the world and help bring them into our community. Peace and Love!

Back for our 20th year!

Ladies and Gentlemen! Boys and Girls!

The Columbia Gorge School of Theatre is beyond excited to announce the dates and prices for our... drumroll please...


Can you believe it? After starting in our founder's backyard in 1997, CGST will return to Lewis and Clark College in 2016 to provide it's twentieth year of professional theatrical training in an emotionally supportive environment for the next generation of artists: You guys!

As part of our special anniversary, CGST will be launching many special programs and offers to commemorate 20 years of Peace and Love, the first of which being our brand-new Technical Track! A specialized session for students wanting to learn the workings of backstage theatre and how a show comes together behind the scenes! Stay tuned for more about this track and other special 20th Anniversary celebrations in store!

Enrollment has officially begun, so kick this fall off right and enroll to join CGST's 20th Summer at today!

CGST moved to Lewis & Clark College!

     The Columbia Gorge School of Theatre (CGST) is held at Lewis & Clark College in the beautiful hills of Portland, Oregon. Lewis & Clark is located at 0615 SW Palatine Hill Rd, Portland, Oregon 97219. 

     Lewis & Clark College offers amazing facilities and amenities such as: a larger air conditioned theatre, great classrooms and cafeteria, a studio theatre, a dance studio, a green room, a theatre shop, nice dorms, a wonderful pool, access to the gym, and better food! We'll see you at Lewis & Clark College this summer!!!!!

     CGST began in 1997 in the Columbia River Gorge, and spent the early years at the Blue Moon Ranch in White Salmon, WA. The camp relocated to Portland, Oregon in 2010, in order to make CGST available to more young people. CGST kept the name in order to pay homage to our humble beginnings in the Gorge. 

     Join us in 2015 at Lewis & Clark College for our 19th year of an outstanding summer camp for youth ages 8-18.