Education Programs Kids in Theater

Listening: A Teaching Artist Journey by Rae W.

NYCCT Teaching Artist Rae reminds us that kids are always listening with special stories from inside the classroom. 

Summer Reading Club | Jack’s Worry

Everyone has a worry sometimes, right? In this week’s Summer Reading Club book pick, Jack’s Worry, kids will learn about worries – and how to overcome them! Head to our website for a reading of the book, a pick for grownups about one person’s journey with anxiety, craft ideas and more!

A Play Filled ARC Friday by Sindy C.

NYCCT Teaching Artist, Sindy, reminisces about a special connection she shared with one of her students and her fun-filled Fridays at ARC. 

Summer Reading Club | Mae Among the Stars

This week, we’re reading about Dr. Mae Jeminson who had a big dream: to become an astronaut! Check out a reading of the book Mae Among the Stars, activities to work on together and more. Once you’ve read the book, don’t forget to collect your badge!

The sun is reading a book: Alfie!

Summer Reading Club | Alfie: The Turtle that Disappeared

This week, we’re reading all about Pets! Check out a reading of the book Alfie, activities to work on together and more. Once you’ve read the book, don’t forget to collect your badge!

Understanding Creative Play by Psacoya G.

NYCCT Teaching Artist Psacoya recalls a particularly memorable breakthrough with one of her ARC students. Go inside the ARC classroom…

The sun is reading a book: Lucia the Luchadora

Summer Reading Club | Lucia the Luchadora

Welcome to NYCCT’s Summer Reading Club! This week’s theme is Superheros! Check out our first book picks (for little ones and for grownups!), a reading of Lucia the Luchadora and activities to create together!

Students attend a Title 1 School Performance

We Asked Our TAs | What Sparked Your Love of Theater?

All it takes to change a child’s life with theater is #OneSpark. We asked our teaching artists what sparked their love of theater! 

The Best Advice for Young Dancers!

Do you know a little one who wants to be a dancer when they grow up? Then you’ll want to read this advice from the five stars of NYCCT’s This is Sadie!

Magical Advice for Young Actors!

Do you know a little one who wants to be an actor when they grow up? Then you’ll want to read this advice from the five stars of NYCCT’s The Emperor’s New Clothes…!