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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NYCCT's Middle School Playwriting Competition

Highlights from our 2018 Middle School Playwriting Competition!

On Monday, May 14th, New York City Children's Theater presented a reading of five short plays written by middle school students from NY and NJ! Take a look at some highlights from the rehearsal and the reading!

Our 2018 Gala was the Best Yet!

New York City Children's Theater's Annual Gala was a huge success thanks to our supporters and we couldn't be more grateful! See what happened at the event...

Meet the 2018 Middle School Playwriting Competition Playwrights!

Young playwrights from all across NYC submitted their plays to New York City Children's Theater's Middle School Playwriting Competition this year! Learn more about our five winning plays from the incredibly talented playwrights themselves!

"A treat for the entire family."

Brown Girl Gumbo says The Little Red Fish is "a treat for the entire family!" Read more...
The Little Red Fish

Meet The Little Red Fish Creative Team!

Meet the incredible team that is bringing The Little Red Fish to life on stage at Theatre Row!

"Imagination Runs Wild!" in The Little Red Fish

"Imagination Runs Wild!" in The Little Red Fish - see what else Mommy Poppins has to say!

​"Wonder, whimsy and pure love"

"Filled with wonder, whimsy and pure love!" We See Shows loved The Little Red Fish - see what else they had to say!

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!

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