Drew Petersen is a New York City based artist and educator. He currently is an educator with Park Avenue Armory and The New Victory Theater. As an artist, he is the Artistic Director for Trusty Sidekick Theater Company, a theater company devoted to creating high quality, original work for young audiences and their families. He has been commissioned by, presented at, and created original work for Lincoln Center Education, The Kennedy Center, Park Avenue Armory, New Victory Theater, Classic Stage Company, Abrons Art Center/Henry Street Settlement, Wallis Annenberg Center in Beverly Hills, Segerstrom Center for the Arts, Miami Theatre Center, Cleveland Playhouse Square, PACE University, The Tank and Curio Theater Company in Philadelphia. He is the 2018 and first recipient of the National TYA/USA Artistic Innovation award.
Today, we are reaffirming our promise to serve all of New York City’s children. NYCCT will continue to promote diversity, teaching children that everyone’s story belongs on stage – and that their lives matter.