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Program Overview

Our Programs Rhode Island Youth Theatre offers a wide variety of theatre programs to children and teens, enabling them to CREATE, PERFORM, and EXPERIENCE exceptional theatre. Create: Young PlayRIYTs Apprenticeship and internship programs for emerging artists  Perform: Summer musical series After school programs Fall and vacation week Theater School productions Stories on Stage improv troupe Show Chorus  Experience: …

Young PlayRIYTs Mentoring Network

Would you like an opportunity to create an original play and present it at a Young PlayRIYTs Festival? Students work with writing mentors to learn the process used by professional playwrights in developing a work– from an initial idea to a draft, to staged readings, rewrites, and shopping the production. For more info about future Young PlayRIYTs opportunities, email


Summer musical series We produce three to five summer programs in communities throughout RI. Each program culminates in a fully staged musical production open to the general public. High school and college aged students are hired to work as interns in all areas of theater production under the guidance of professional mentors. After School Programs After …