The TYA presenter, noting a dearth of U.S.-made work, has taken the initiative to nurture new shows and set them on their way, sometimes to its own stage.
The season will feature nine U.S. premieres.
In touring shows for young audiences, how do you get beyond familiar titles? Building trust among adventurous allies is key.
Ten new works for young audiences will be created through the LabWorks Artists program.
In addition to the usual perennial holiday fare, December shows repurpose classic tales for all ages.
Fourteen artists will receive a stipend and developmental support.
Two shows at the New Victory Theater show the importance of technology in live performances for young audiences.
The season will include the New York premiere of Marcus Gardley’s ‘Ceasar/X.’
Kids, even very young ones, carry the lived sensation of theatre with them, even if they don’t literally remember it.
Both Acrobuffos and Cirque Mechanics are making ambitious shows at the edges of their form, and they’re not just for kids.