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…!

We Asked Our TAs | What’s the Best Part of Being a Teaching Artist?

What’s the best part of being a teaching artist? We went straight to the source! Find out what some of NYCCT’s teaching artists love most about their jobs!

May Flowers | Pinterest Board

Over on Pinterest, April Showers brought May Flowers! See some of our favorite pins from this month’s Pinterest board, including crafts, recipes and more!

Highlights from our 2019 Middle School Playwriting Competition!

On Monday, May 6th, New York City Children’s Theater presented a reading of four short plays written by middle school students from NY! Take a look at some highlights from the rehearsal and the reading!