New Britain Youth Theater is seeking an adult or teenage actor to play Mark Twain in a production of The Prince and the Pauper. The play is a theatrical version of the Twain novel which takes place in the attic of Twain’s home in Redding, Connecticut, during the final years of the author's life there. … Continue reading Casting Mark Twain!
This blog post not only tells you how to bring an NBYT educational program to a classroom or school auditorium—it tells you how to make that happen for FREE! For seven years, NBYT has provided educational and performance programs in schools, after school, and out of school time for children and teens from preschool through … Continue reading Bring NBYT to Your School!
With auditions for Romeo and Juliet coming soon, we’ve been asked for monologue suggestions and audition tips. If you’re auditioning for Shakespeare for the first time, you might be nervous, but so is just about everybody else. The important part is to be prepared, do your best, and enjoy the experience. Several suggestions for Shakespeare monologues … Continue reading Shakespeare Monologue Suggestions and Audition Tips
February 8 UPDATE: We're looking for one more homeschool student to cast in THE CINDERELLA PROJECT! The actor can be male or female, age 10 through 18 (note the lower age), and will play a narrator who becomes involved in the stories they tell. Understudies for lead roles may still be cast too. Contact us with … Continue reading Worldwide Search for Cinderellas (and Princes Too)
Flower power, doves and hawks, draft card burning, miniskirts, high society and counter-culture, and the Summer of Love will be the background for an upcoming production of William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet by the Teen Company of New Britain Youth Theater. NBYT's will hold auditions for Romeo and Juliet on Monday, February 20, and Wednesday, … Continue reading Where(fore) art thou, Romeo…and Juliet and Tybalt and Mercutio and…