Six months ago, NBYT was chosen by the editors of Connecticut Magazine as Connecticut’s Best Children’s Theater. This wasn’t a popularity contest, and it wasn’t a recognition that NBYT is … Continue Reading NBYT’s 2018-19 Season!
At NBYT’s Eighth Birthday Bash on March 24, two big announcements were made. This first was about the future of New Britain Youth Theater. One of the most wonderful things … Continue Reading A New NBYT!
It’s almost spring (we hope!) and new spring drama classes will begin in April at NBYT! Saturdays see the return of Stage Play, Stage Performance Skills, and Improv. All-Abilities classes … Continue Reading Register for Spring Classes!
NBYT’s 2018 summer musical is Willy Wonka Jr! This musical adaptation of Roald Dahl’s children’s novel, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, includes songs from the 1971 film and a score of … Continue Reading Registration Begins for Summer!
Save the date on the evening of MARCH 24 to join NBYT in celebrating its 8TH BIRTHDAY BASH! The theme this year is EIGHT IS ENOUGH, and we’ve got some big announcements! … Continue Reading Come Help Us Turn 8!
We’re excited to begin a new session of Saturday drama classes on January 20! All classes run for eight weeks at $100 each (for the full eight weeks). Stage Play: … Continue Reading Saturday Drama Classes for 2018
We’re excited to begin a new session of homeschool enrichment classes on Tuesday, January 23! NEW! Homeschool JUNIOR Players (Ages 5-8) Tuesdays, 9:00 am – 9:45 am 10 weeks, $100 … Continue Reading Homeschool Enrichment for 2018
New Britain Youth Theater continues its eighth season with January classes, homeschool programs, and auditions for children and teens. New this year is an all-inclusive class open to children and … Continue Reading NBYT Classes, Homeschool and Auditions
Loop the loop and up to the stars! This spring, the NBYT Teen Company will present the Tony Award-winning play Peter and the Starcatcher. This swashbuckling play with music described … Continue Reading Auditions for PETER AND THE STARCATCHER
What do a lemon tree, a dank closet, and a five-headed dragon have in common? All three are important to the plot of The Gnome! Based on a lesser known … Continue Reading Auditions for THE GNOME
Anticipating boredom and already looking for something to do over holiday break?
Everyone age 12 to 18 who may be interested in auditioning for or working on Peter and the Starcatcher is invited to read and discuss the play on December 28.
Still looking for a gift or stocking stuffer for the theater lovin’ kids in your life? NBYT has a few options that they’ll love! Surprise her or him with an … Continue Reading Gifts for Theater Kids!
At this time of year and always, NBYT is thankful for so many people and organizations who have helped to make our theater successful. Our staff, board members, and parent … Continue Reading Giving Thanks
On SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 4, NBYT will host a group trip to see SOMETHING ROTTEN at the Bushnell in Hartford at 1:00 PM. SOMETHING ROTTEN was called “Broadway’s funniest musical comedy … Continue Reading Join NBYT for SOMETHING ROTTEN!
Five years ago today, a young boy named Robby suffered in an accident which left him with a severe brain injury. Robby had performed with NBYT for the first time … Continue Reading NBYT Announces New All-Inclusive Programming
NBYT is selling hoodies, pullovers, and jackets with a special logo celebrating that we are Connecticut’s Best Children’s Theater, as chosen by the editors of CONNECTICUT Magazine in their September … Continue Reading NBYT Holiday Sweatshirt Sale