The Making of JAMES AND THE GIANT PEACH: The Costumes

This post was contributed by Denise Clapsaddle, costume designer for James and the Giant Peach. While some plays benefit from a minimalist set and costumes—you know, like black body suits for the actors and a couple of chairs on a bare stage—James and the Giant Peach isn’t one of them. People rightly expect something, well, big … Continue reading The Making of JAMES AND THE GIANT PEACH: The Costumes

NBYT TO BEGIN EDUCATIONAL TOURING PERFORMANCES FOR SCHOOLS

NBYT is excited to announce the beginning of a new program that will bring educational touring performances to area schools. The Community Foundation of Greater New Britain has funded the development of the program along with initial performances in New Britain schools in the fall. NBYT has been brainstorming this idea for a while, and … Continue reading NBYT TO BEGIN EDUCATIONAL TOURING PERFORMANCES FOR SCHOOLS

Help Send a Child INTO THE WOODS!

Did you know that businesses, clubs, and organizations—or even individuals—can sponsor a child's participation in NBYT programs? The cost for our summer musical production of Into the Woods Jr is $375, but a donation of any amount can be made to the NBYT Young Actors Fund to help participation costs for this program or other productions … Continue reading Help Send a Child INTO THE WOODS!