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Looking for something fun to do during December vacation?

Join us for one of our two great workshops: Disney Spectacular for ages 7-12, and the Teen Musical Theatre Writing Workshop for ages 13-18.  For more information, see below.

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30 Years of Award-Winning Educational Theatre Programs

Rhode Island Youth Theatre has grown into the largest youth theatre program in RI, producing a summer musical series, after-school programs, original plays for educational venues, and an apprenticeship program for students interested in theatre-based careers. Over the past 30 years, we have produced more than 200 shows, featuring more than 12,000 students. For more information about RIYT, click …

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RIYT Receives Moss-Hart Award for The Outcast of Sherwood Forest!

Rhode Island Youth Theatre’s production of its original musical, “The Outcast of Sherwood Forest”, was selected as the New England Theatre Conference (NETC) Moss Hart Memorial awardee for 2014-2015.  The presentation of the award took place at the annual awards banquet during the NETC Convention in Westford, MA. This new musical started as a concept by student …

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RIYT Rents its Beautiful Costumes, Props, and Sets to Local Groups

Is your theater group planning a musical production this year?  RIYT may have the costumes, props, and sets that you are looking for — all at an affordable price.  For more information, visit our gallery, or contact Ann O’Grady at (401) 447.0458 or ann@riyt.org.  

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A Dragon Manicure

By Pam Vale Branch We found this great hot pink, faux leather at the fabric store and thought it would be perfect for painted dragon claws! I cut, stuffed and sewed each claw individually and attached them to my dragon arms. Then I passed the finished arms, manicure and all, to Leslie [Pritchard] so she …

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Sculpting the Dragon Head for Shrek the Musical

By Pam Vale Branch Building a dragon head was something new for me. I knew that the dragon needed to have a personality and it was a real treat to watch that unfold as she came to life. First, I created an armature with the basic shape, using a wide variety of materials to build …

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