After less than four weeks in rehearsal, The Lion King Jr performed its first full dress rehearsal in costume and make-up and with full sets, lighting, and props. Visually, The Lion King Jr is one of the most beautiful and vibrant—in color, energy, and sound—that NBYT has produced. The Lion King Jr will be … Continue reading The VIBRANT Lion King!
New Britain Youth Theater recently announced a new season—its eighth! From Daddy Warbucks’ gold fortunes to Peter Pan’s golden starstuff to Charlie Bucket’s golden ticket, it’s going to be a golden season at NBYT! We may even have a Solid Gold 80's party before the season is out! We’ll also have young writers, young directors, … Continue reading NBYT Announces a “Golden” Season!
A few photos are posted here from the recent production of William Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet. The production, set in 1967 in the Summer of Love, was performed on the grounds of the New Britain Museum of American Art, and one performance was held at the historic Berlin Congregational Church. The culture, counter-culture, politics, and … Continue reading Romeo and Juliet