There's still time for children ages 5 through 14 to join the cast of The Lion King JR at New Britain Youth Theater this summer! The African savannah comes to life with Simba, Nala, Rafiki, Mufasa, Scar, Timon, Pumbaa, and other favorites in Disney’s stage adaptation for young performers based on its own film and Broadway … Continue reading Be Part of “The Lion King JR” This Summer!
NBYT is beginning a series of staff profiles, and our first featured staff member is Brooke Ferguson, who will be directing The Lion King Jr this summer. Brooke is a 2014 graduate of Central Connecticut State University with a BFA in Theater Performance. She began as a Teaching Assistant with NBYT in 2011, and she's … Continue reading NBYT Staff Profile: Brooke Ferguson
UPDATE: We've lowered the participation age to 7 so everyone who's participating in our summer musical can also take this "triple threat" workshop in dancing, singing, and acting with a Broadway touring performer! On SATURDAY, JUNE 3, NBYT will host a BROADWAY CONNECTION MASTER CLASS in “Triple Threat Technique” for ages 7 and up from … Continue reading Broadway Master Class at NBYT!
"Hakuna matata! It means no worries!" To be honest, we don't know if we've used the phrase correctly in the title of this post. But we do know that many families struggle to pay participation fees for their children who want to be on stage with NBYT. And we want to help with full or … Continue reading Help a Child’s Family Have “Hakuna Matata” This Summer!