All-of-us Express Children’s Theatre

It is the mission of All-of-us Express Children’s Theatre to offer young people of all backgrounds, cultures, and lifestyles the opportunity to produce professional quality plays, study many aspects of the dramatic arts, and develop valuable life skills while providing outstanding entertainment to the community.

It is the policy of AECT to provide equal opportunities to all eligible persons without regard to age, color, creed, gender identity, disability, height, membership in any labor organization, national origin, parental status, political identification, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or weight.

Upcoming Events

Spring Gala

Your $25 ticket gives you access to local beer and wine samples, an assortment of local food to sample, and a silent auction with lots of amazing items to choose from! There will also be a 50/50 raffle and other giveaways throughout the night.
Tickets are available at the front desk of the Hannah Community Center, and they will be available at the door provided they are not sold out.
All proceeds will benefit the AECT program.
BONUS: If you have kids who need something to do that night, you can pay just $5 more and give them access to our kids room with popcorn and movies!


Shrek Jr. The Musical

June 1 & 2 (6:30-8:30 p.m.)
June 3 (10 a.m.-noon)

Summer Camps

2017 Summer Drama Camps Brochure


Visit the ELPRA web pages for ticket information, information about auditions, classes, drama camps and shows. All auditions and classes and most events are held at Hannah Community Center.

All-of-us Express Children’s Theatre (AECT) is the 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation that supports and advises the theater program of the City of East Lansing Department of Parks, Recreation and Arts, given into the care of ELPRA during the merger agreement of 2009 by AECT. AECT members receive discounts on tickets and participation fees as well as other benefits. On these pages you will find season information, member information, and the history of this company as well as a list of our current board and staff members.

Theatre Community Membership


Thank you to this season’s sponsors!