For both practical and aesthetic reasons, theatres are banding together to create new works in rolling world premieres.
Youth theatres often receive less funding than adult theatres, but some have become adept at making a multi-pronged case for support.
Is your child the family scene-stealer? Theatres across the country have classes and activities for students to take part in during the summer months.
On the eve of the inauguration, hundreds of theatres across the country will unite through collective action.
From Honolulu to Boston, a look at institutions that produce theatre for young audiences.
From Tanya Saracho to Stephen Sondheim, this crop of honors acknowledged standout companies and artists from coast to coast.