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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The Little Red Fish

Meet Teddy Yudain

Teddy Yudain is very good at knitting, loves to play golf and once did 1,000 pogo-stick jumps in one afternoon! Learn more about one of our five amazing puppeteers in The Little Red Fish!

Meet Ora Fruchter

Ora Fruchter was born on Halloween, has fond childhood memories of family bike rides and says her favorite ninja turtle is Michelangelo! Learn more about one of our five amazing puppeteers in The Little Red Fish!

Meet Nick Lehane

Nick Lehane has been inside a pyramid, has been vegan for over a decade and grew up in the home town of August Wilson! Learn more about one of our five amazing puppeteers in The Little Red Fish!

Meet Mindy Escobar-Leanse

Mindy Escobar-Leanse likes to do brain games, loves studying and speaking Spanish & would love to visit Hogwarts! Learn more about one of our five amazing puppeteers in The Little Red Fish!

Meet Andy Manjuck

Andy Manjuck is a voice actor for video games, a beatboxer and grew up surrounded by farm animals! Learn more about one of our five amazing puppeteers in The Little Red Fish!

The Boogie Woogie Books Reading List

Just because our new Saturday classes ended doesn't mean the fun has to! Check out the list of books we explored in Boogie Woogie Books this year!

The Greatest Adventure I Have Ever Gone On

New York City Children's Theater reached out to some of the best playwrights we know: Middle School Students. Today, Stella tells us about the greatest adventure she's ever gone on!

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