New York City Children’s Theater is a nonprofit organization that creates original, entertaining and enriching theater for young audiences and adults to enjoy together. We produce high-quality, original productions—as culturally rich as New York itself—and develop robust arts-in-education programs, serving children in all communities across the five boroughs.

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Latest News and Reviews

Blast Off with a New Take on a Classic Story

Little Kid Big City says: The future of a good story is safe, with positivity and learning as well as an upgrade to surroundings.

This Story is an Intergalactic, Futuristic Take on the Traditional Fairytale

Space Nation Orbit says: Her story is presented in this fun, easy-to-follow musical that both children and parents are able to appreciate and enjoy.

There's A Lot to Love About This Cinderella

New York Theatre Review says: There's a lot to love about this Cinderella. She's smart, crafty, a problem solver, and more interested in scientific inquiry than getting married young.

A Brand New Way to Watch One of my Favorite Fairy Tales

Kids' News NYC says: Right from the first song I knew it was going to be a brand new way to watch one of my favorite fairy tales.

The Results were Out of this World!

Mommy Poppins says: I took my kids to the opening matinee of family musical Interstellar Cinderella and the results were out of this world.
Interstellar Cinderella

Entertaining from Start to Finish!

Brown Girl Gumbo says: If you’re looking for a funny, modern show that’s entertaining from start to finish, don’t miss out!

Meet Angela Travino

Angela loves to read post apocalyptic novels, follows all the dog rescue organizations of NYC on Instagram and started cooking just a month ago.

Meet Joyah Spangler

Joyah grew up in a funeral home, is pretty good at beat boxing and tongue percussion and has a dog named Smee!

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