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!

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!

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!