Our Featured Stories

DIY Craft | Make a Monster Headband with Us!

Halloween is coming up and Winifred isn't afraid of monsters - she thinks they're cute! Make your own cute monster headband today and then join us for a Halloween themed Creative Clubhouse Stories class this week!

DIY Craft | Make a Paper Bag Superhero with Us!

NYCCT is calling on you to be an Arts Hero! Make your own paper bag superhero with us today and then learn how you can be a real life hero!

Start the Conversation: What Can a Non-Citizen Do?

The Presidential election is around the corner and all over the news. Talking to our young people about government, politics and civic duty is a big conversation, so let’s start now. In our last video, we explored different ways a citizen can help their community. But what if someone isn't a citizen? What can a non-citizen do?

Learn a Monster Dance with Caitlyn

Winifred Schnitzel doesn't think monsters are scary, she thinks they're cute! Don't you? Did you know monsters love to dance? Learn a monster dance with Caitlyn today!

Start the Conversation: What Can a Citizen Do?

The Presidential election is around the corner and all over the news. Talking to our young people about government, politics and civic duty is a big conversation, so let’s start now.

DIY Craft | Make a Popsicle Stick Tiger for Halloween with Us!

Halloween is coming up and Tomás, a young boy in one of our favorite Halloween books, is going to dress up as a Tiger! Make your own popsicle stick tiger today and then join us for a Halloween themed Creative Clubhouse Stories class next week!

DIY Craft | Make a Forest with Us!

This weekend our new show, Forest of Feelings, opens! In anticipation of the show, make your own forest with us!

Play a Superhero Game with Caitlyn!

It's a bird... It's a plane... It's...you! Play a superhero game with Caitlyn today, and then be a real life arts hero by writing a letter to your Senator!

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What the Press is Saying

Jenn Colella Leads a Reading of NYCCT’s Talk to Me at Abingdon Theatre Company

NYCCT is proud to present a reading of our new musical TALK TO ME with Abingdon Theatre Company and starring Jenn Collella, Zachary Noah Piser, Troy Iwata, and Brynn Williams!
A Suitcase Walks on a Bright, but Cloudy Day | The Traveler

The Traveler is Featured in The New York Times!

The Traveler is Featured in The New York Times! Read more...
A Suitcase Walks on a Bright, but Cloudy Day | The Traveler

“A delightful journey full of exuberant surprises.”- Stage Buddy The Insiders Guide To Theater

"A delightful journey full of exuberant surprises." Read more...
A Girl and Her Dog Play on a Rainbow | Taste the Clouds

“Taste the Clouds, a sunny introduction to the world of magic.”- Theater Reviews From My Seat

"Taste the Clouds, a sunny introduction to the world of magic." Read more...

NYCCT Featured in TDF’s Article on Why You Should Take Preschoolers to the Theater!

TDF's Sandy MacDonald wrote an article on "why it's important to start kids' theatregoing adventures early," and she used her family trips to Pillowland and This is Sadie as examples! Read More...

My First Nutcracker is Featured in Chelsea Community News!

My First Nutcracker is Featured in Chelsea Community News! Read more...

My First Nutcracker is one of Mommy Nearest’s 12 Holiday Shows for New York City Families!

Thank you Mommy Nearest for including My First Nutcracker as one of your 12 Best Holiday Shows for NY Families! Read more...

My First Nutcracker is “a Memory Little Ones will Cherish for Years to Come!”

My First Nutcracker is "a Memory Little Ones will Cherish for Years to Come!" Read more...

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What Our Audiences are Saying

Caitlyn is a treasure.

"Caitlyn is a treasure. She inspires and connects with children on zoom in a way that many have not reached my kid in person."

So fun!

"This class was a mix of everything: music, movement, listening, learning, creativity, peacefulness. Miss Caitlyn was very engaging and my son paid very close attention. I loved that the class asked them to be creative and use their imagination!"

Bravo!

"Caitlyn is a wonderful teacher, engager and educator for tots. She makes them part of a fun learning experience that involves emotions and difficult situations."

Thank You For Providing An Enriching Experience

“ Thank your allowing us to provide these enriching experiences/activities to our students especially during this difficult time.”

It Supported My Student’s Learning In Many Ways.

"They learned about teamwork, following directions, activating the imagination, determination in spite of each child's circumstances and the importance of staying active.”

They Absolutely Loved It

"They absolutely loved it, thank you so much!"

Perfect for my two-year-old!

"The show was excellent and perfect for my two-year-old. The artistry of the puppets was beautiful, the way the show was organized kept the kids’ attention, there were many layers to experience for all ages."

Adorable!

"Absolutely adorable and creative performance that kept my two year old engaged and laughing the entire time."

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