TADA! Youth Theater

TADA! Youth Theater

Original musicals for family audiences, plus musical theater classes, camps and more! Support TADA!

Operating as usual

Photos from TADA! Youth Theater's post 01/01/2024

Happy New Year from TADA! We had an exciting year with you all in 2023 and can’t wait for the joy 2024 will bring!

Photos from TADA! Youth Theater's post 12/30/2023

Give now and have your gift TRIPLED!!! Hear from RYET alum Darius Davie (Groom Guy) on the family created at TADA! and how your contribution can help fortify a child’s future. Link in our bio to donate today 🎉

Photos from TADA! Youth Theater's post 12/22/2023

Congratulations to who performed on The Voice's Season Finale this week! Addditionally, AJR also sold out Madison Square Garden and extended The Maybe Man Tour! We are so proud of TADA! alumni and to Adam and Ryan in our 2003 production of The Trails of Alice In Wonderland. Book by William J. Brooke, Music by Eric Rockwell, Lyrics by Joanne Bogart - Based on Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass by Lewis Carroll.

Fun Fact: TADA! has done this production three times! Did you perform in this show too? Tag a friend you were in the cast with!

Photos from TADA! Youth Theater's post 12/18/2023

“TADA! is artistry. TADA! is advocacy. TADA! is a healthy mix of confidence and confirmation.” Thank you to TADA! alum, Devon Malik Beckford, for sharing your TADA! experience with us. We admire your story and passion for theater. Link in our bio to give today and your gift DOUBLED!!

Photos from TADA! Youth Theater's post 12/15/2023

That's a wrap! A special shout out to our Education Department's Onsite Fall Semester, Mondays, Ages 4-5 & 6-8 students on an incredible Final Sharing! This past Monday, both classes shared the musical theater skills learned throughout the semester, and belted out four fabulous musical theater numbers with passion, bravery, and confidence. Not only did they perform for an invited audience of family and friends, but they had the opportunity to share their work with the other Monday class! What a way to end the semester! 🎉

Bravo and thank you to our Monday Teaching Artists, Ruchir, Trey, Heaven, and Kevin, for providing a positive, playful environment each week, and bringing the joy of musical theater into the hearts of these young people. ⭐

Photos from TADA! Youth Theater's post 12/15/2023

Join us January 27th - February 18th for B.O.T.C.H at TADA! Youth Theater. B.O.T.C.H. is a jazz-styled musical that follows seven youth on the NYC subway who get lost underground and meet artistic rats, members of B.O.T.C.H. (Bureau of Turmoil, Chaos & Headaches), and find themselves in the basement of The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Tickets available now at TADATHEATER.COM

Do you remember our past productions of this show in 2010. 1997 and 1991? Theater Fun Fact: TADA! Board Member, RYET Alum and Oscar winner Jordan Peele was in the 1991 production of B.O.T.C.H.

Photos from TADA! Youth Theater's post 12/13/2023

Bravo to our Education Department's Onsite Fall Semester, Saturday Ages 4-5, 6-8, & 8-12 students on their fabulous Final Sharing this past weekend! Throughout the semester, these students participated in daily physical and vocal warm-ups, learned vocals and choreography to Broadway songs, and explored their individuality through ensemble-based theater activities.

We were so proud to see our Saturday, Ages 4-5, 6-8, & 8-12 students share the musical theater skills learned throughout the semester as well as perform show-stopping musical numbers with confidence. In addition, we were so happy to see students making lasting connections with new friends.

A special shout out to our incredible Teaching Artists, Steph and Kevin, for creating a positive, high-energy class every single week. Thank you for sharing your incredible skills and talents with the next generation!

Photos from TADA! Youth Theater's post 11/28/2023

Today is Giving Tuesday and an anonymous donor is in a generous giving mood; she is matching all gifts! We hope you’re in a giving mood as well. Will you consider making a gift today to supporting: FREE pre-professional training, performance opportunities, original musical theater productions including pay-what-you-can ticket prices; and unique musical theater education programing in all 5 boroughs. Every contribution no matter what size makes a difference especially since today it’s worth twice as much.

Link to donate today: https://connect.clickandpledge.com/w/Form/868d3245-8718-4b6d-94fb-fe921c258b25

11/17/2023

to the 1998 production of The History Mystery 🔍 Congratulations to TADA! alumna, Sasha Allen, on opening week of Walk On Through: Confessions of a Museum Novice at We’re so proud of you! Break a leg 🎉

Photos from TADA! Youth Theater's post 11/06/2023

Last day to support our Double Good Popcorn fundraiser! Our RYET members shared with us why TADA!’s programs are important to them and recommend some delicious flavors of popcorn to try! Link in our bio to purchase now 🍿

Photos from TADA! Youth Theater's post 11/04/2023

Our Double Good Popcorn fundraiser is LIVE! Enjoy some delicious gourmet popcorn and support TADA!’s youth arts programming! Link in our bio to purchase popcorn today 🍿

11/01/2023

Happy opening night to TADA! alumnus Ben Levin in Poor Yella Rednecks at Manhattan Theatre Club! Break a leg 🎉

10/27/2023

We’re one week away from our Double Good Popcorn Fundraiser! 50% of all popcorn purchased will go directly to supporting TADA!’s unique arts programming. Only November 3rd - November 7th! 🍿

10/20/2023

New Callback date! 👀 Mark your calendars and audition for RYET!! 🎉 Link in our bio to sign up Saturday, Oct. 28th or Thursday, November 2nd or visit TADATHEATER.COM. No experience necessary!

Photos from TADA! Youth Theater's post 10/13/2023

Join RYET member Jaslene as she celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month and amplifies the importance of including Hispanic voices in theatre! As Hispanic Heritage Month comes to a close, TADA! Youth Theater also acknowledges that Hispanic Heritage should be celebrated every month and is not exclusive to one month.

Check out our Instagram to see a clip of Jaslene performing “Swimming Lessons” in Everything About Camp (almost)!

10/13/2023

Audition for RYET!!! Link in our bio to sign up Saturday, Oct. 28th or Thursday, November 2nd or visit TADATHEATER.COM. No experience necessary!

10/11/2023

As TADA! continues to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, see RYET member Gabrielys express why shared culture and inclusivity in theater is meaningful to her!

Check out on Instagram for a clip of Gabrielys performing in Princess Phooey!

09/29/2023

As we continue to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month at TADA! Youth Theater, see RYET member Niko share the importance of representation in theater, a value we hold close to our hearts and amplify at TADA!

Check out on Instagram for clip of Niko performing “Postcard Home” in Everything About Camp (almost)!

09/28/2023

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09/21/2023

Happy Birthday to TADA! alumna 🥳 We’re proud of your many accomplishments, keep shining!✨Have a fantastic day!

Photos from TADA! Youth Theater's post 09/19/2023

Fall is right around the corner and we’re excited to kick off the year with TADA!’s Beginning of the Year Meetings and Assessments. It was a pleasure to meet with our RYET members and their families!

Photos from TADA! Youth Theater's post 09/15/2023

TADA! is happy to celebrate National Arts in Education Week! We are always in awe of our students hard work and raw talent, as they share their voices, dance and act with us. At TADA! we value creating musical theater programs that educate, inspire and empower students from all over the world.

Photos from TADA! Youth Theater's post 08/25/2023

TADA! 🙌 Congratulations to our August 7-11th, 14-18th and 21-25th campers who created, rehearsed and performed their own original mini-musicals in just 5 days!! It has been lovely singing, dancing and acting with you these past 3 weeks. We are truly in awe of your talent and hard work. Bravo 🤩

Photos from TADA! Youth Theater's post 08/09/2023

TADA! had a blast closing out the year with our annual RYET excursion to Jones Beach! It was great to have some fun in the sun ☀️🏖️

Photos from TADA! Youth Theater's post 08/04/2023

Congratulations to our July 24 - 28th and July 31 - August 4th campers who created, rehearsed and performed their own original mini-musical in just 5 days! It has been an exciting two weeks with you, and we are so proud of your hard work and expression! ENCORE 👏

Only three weeks left of Summer Camp and it’s selling out fast! Click the link in our bio or visit tadatheater.com to REGISTER TODAY

Photos from TADA! Youth Theater's post 07/29/2023

“That’s Everything About Camp!” Congratulations to the cast and crew on their closing performance today! Thank you for taking us on a fun adventure at camp - taking hikes, playing pranks, making friends and more! We are SO proud of our RYET members and all of their hard work!!!

Photos from TADA! Youth Theater's post 07/28/2023

PART 2 - Meet the Cast of Everything About Camp (almost) 🤩 Learn more about these talented performers and their experience in the show!

Only 2 days left! Ticket link in bio or on tadatheater.com

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TADA! YOUTH THEATER

TADA! is a unique Drama Desk award-winning nonprofit youth theater that produces original musicals for children, teens, and family audiences. TADA! offers a free, year-round, pre-professional training and positive youth development program for the Resident Youth Ensemble (ages 8-18); musical theater classes/camps for the public; as well as musical theater residencies in NYC schools and community centers.

TADA!’s vision is that all young people grow up feeling successful, creative, confident, accepted, and accepting of themselves. Through the ability of people learning to express themselves well we can break down barriers of racism and inequality and create positive, active citizens.

TADA! inspires young people from different backgrounds to be creative, learn and think differently through high-quality musical theater productions and educational programs.

Videos (show all)

There’s still time left to give! Hear from actor, musician and RYET Alum @thebenlevin on the importance of kids learning...
Happy Hispanic Heritage Month from TADA! Youth Theater! 🥳 TADA! is committed to having the theater be a diverse and incl...
Take a walk in the woods with us one last time! Closing performances tomorrow at 2pm & 4pm. Limited tickets left - Buy t...
Hikes, making new friends and… CAFETERIA SLOP?? 3 DAYS LEFT to see Everything About Camp (almost) - Buy tickets now with...
LAST WEEK to see our comical one-hour musical revue, Everything About Camp (almost)! Buy tickets now to experience our e...
From rehearsal to the stage… HAPPY OPENING NIGHT to the cast and crew Everything About Camp (almost)! 🥳Our RYET members ...
HIKING, MAKING NEW FRIENDS AND… SNAKES?! Enjoy this sneak peak of Everything About Camp (almost) before it opens in 2 da...
Check out this sneak peak of “Bugs” from Everything About Camp (almost), performed by RYET members at our Spring Celebra...
BRB, on my way to stream Princess Phooey!🎶🎥 Want to know how? Check out the link in our bio!-#tada #tadatheater #tadathe...
Recognize the song? This version was sung directly by the cast in Princess Phooey! Check it out if you haven’t, via the ...
"TADA! has taught me to be..." Listen to two RYET students, Jon Luc and Julien, finish that sentence! Click the link in ...
“I really had nothing that was special about me before coming to TADA! Once I came to TADA!, I started to..."Our Winter ...

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