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
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
Despite more than seven successful years in existence, New Britain Youth Theater has often struggled to find performance spaces and a place to call home. As most followers of the … Continue Reading Help NBYT Find HOME!
UPDATE: The NBYT Short Play Festival is being postponed to later this season. New audition dates will be announced when scheduled. NBYT will hold auditions for its first Short … Continue Reading Short Play Festival Actors Sought; Tall Actors Welcome Too
This is the third in NBYT’s series of staff profiles. Jason Post is NBYT’s newest teaching artist and will be teaching breakdancing this fall. Classes in acting, sketch comedy, and … Continue Reading NBYT Staff Profile: Jason Post
NBYT hosts actors Saber and Alaa from The Freedom Theater in Jenin, Palestine, and clowns with Red Noses Palestine who will visit NBYT for a one-time-only workshop in physical comedy and … Continue Reading JUST ADDED: Clowning Workshop with The Freedom Theatre
Auditions for Annie Jr are open to anyone age 6 to 18, and we need all of you to bring the orphanage, Daddy Warbucks’ mansion, and the streets of New York City … Continue Reading Roles in ANNIE JR
Leapin’ lizards! New Britain Youth Theater begins its eighth season with auditions for the blockbuster musical Annie Jr. Based on the comic strip that debuted in 1924 and the Broadway production … Continue Reading Auditions announced for ANNIE JR
We’re excited about new classes and schedules for the new season at NBYT! Read about them here or online at the Classes and Homeschool pages of the NBYT website—where you can … Continue Reading New Classes for Fall 2017
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 … Continue Reading NBYT Announces a “Golden” Season!
On Wednesdays in July, NBYT invites teens (ages 13-19) to be part of four discussions/planning meetings/social gatherings that will help to guide planning for the 2017-18 NBYT season of production … Continue Reading Join NBYT for Teen Wednesdays in July