“New Britain Youth Theater brings together the best of community and educational theater for children and teens in Connecticut. The company's programs include Kids on Stage productions, the NBYT Teen Company, Stage Play and Stage Performance Skills classes, improv, homeschool enrichment, community outreach programs, and more.”
Bring NBYT to Your School or Group
Do you know a school or organization that would like a customized program created by NBYT?
NBYT offers Community Outreach Programs to schools and preschools, clubs and community organizations, daycare centers, scouting organizations, or any group of children from age 3 through 18. Specific programs include Acting Workshops, Improvisation Workshops, Dramatic Literature Workshops, Behind the Scenes Workshops, Design Workshops, and full-scale or scaled-down performances when time allows. Programs may take place at the New Britain-Berlin YMCA in downtown New Britain, or at other locations chosen by the group.
Contact Executive Director Darren Farrington at 860-515-8115 for more information.
NBYT Classes and Programs
Kids on Stage! Productions
A family series of plays for young actors, ages 7 to 14, performed at Holmes Elementary School in New Britain.
NBYT Teen Company
Plays for ages 12 to 18 that are also chosen, produced, promoted and staffed by teenagers.
A summer musical bringing together ages 7 to 16, and often including younger children ages 5 and 6 as well.
In-School and Afterschool Programs
Arts integration programs scheduled and arranged through schools to bring theater into the classroom or engage afterschool students in all aspects of theater performance and production based upon State of Connecticut curriculum guidelines.
Home School Enrichment Programs
Weekly enrichment programs offered to homeschooled students to teach all aspects of theater performance and production based upon State of Connecticut curriculum guidelines.
Theater Classes and Workshops
Acting, dance, and improv classes held on Saturday mornings, and other workshops scheduled according to student interest. NBYT can also bring customized programs to schools, organizations or a group.
NBYT is dedicated to enriching the lives of children and young adults by encouraging creative thinking and collaborative teamwork, fostering self-confidence and self-esteem, and developing social, emotional, and academic skills through involvement in high-quality, low-cost programs in the performing arts. Copyright 2013-2017. All rights reserved.
New Britain Youth Theater
P.O. Box 306
New Britain, CT 06050