Welcome to New York City Children’s Theater

Promoting children’s literacy and social development through sustainable, accessible professional theater productions and arts-in-education programs.

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¡Corre, Abuelita, Run!

¡Corre, Abuelita, Run!

An interactive bilingual theater production for our youngest audience members celebrating family, community, and tradition in NYC!


A dance theater piece that puts a modern twist on Pinocchio, the timeless tale of growth, transformation, and the magic of believing in oneself.
My First Nutcracker

My First Nutcracker

An interactive dance theater piece that invites families to join Clara Marie and the Prince as they travel to a magical kingdom filled with sparkling skies, dancing flowers, and a pesky mouse king!

More to Explore at NYCCT

Children, adults, educators, there’s always something happening at NYC Children’s Theater

Let's start the conversation

Start the Conversation

Start the Conversation gives grownups the tools they need to begin complex conversations about big topics with their young people.

's meet the parent

Meet the Parent

NYCCT’s Meet the Parent is a discussion series created to provide programming for adult members of the NYCCT community that informs, inspires, and entertains them as caretakers and theater lovers.

's creative clubhouse

Creative Clubhouse

Creative Clubhouse features live interactive classes, storytimes, behind-the-scenes content, activities, and more designed to unlock your family’s creativity!

What We Do

New York City Children’s Theater’s mission is to promote children’s literacy and social development through accessible professional theater productions and arts-in-education programs.

Years of Quality Children's Theater

Children and Adults Served

Elementary Schools & Homeless Shelters

Subsidized Tickets Provided

We Couldn’t Do It Without You!

From our mainstage shows to our online activities, to our in-school educational programs, we rely on supporters like you to make it all possible.

Thank You to Our Supporters

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