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Concord Youth Theatre

Concord Youth Theatre, Inc., founded in 1976 as Act/Tunes, is a non-profit educational organization committed to making high-quality live theatre accessible, relevant, and memorable for young people and their families. The purpose of Concord Youth Theatre is to enrich the lives of young people by providing opportunities for them to be actively involved in the creative process through participation in a variety of live theatre experiences under the leadership of professionals.

Through our performance company productions, theatre arts classes, summer workshops and guest artist performances, CYT teaches young people skills not only essential for performance on the stage, but even more critical to their success in school, work and social settings.

CYT wishes to thank all those who have supported us through the years. As we have for our first 40 years, we will continue to strive to meet the ever-changing needs of our patrons and students!

The Concord Youth Theatre, Inc. is a public charity and educational program recognized under IRS code 501(c)(3). All donations to this organization are fully tax deductible. Concord Youth Theatre’s tax identification number is 04-2776922.

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Our Companies

Concord Youth Theatre’s performance companies provide an opportunity for young people to participate in a full-scale musical production. We are a process-oriented education program and focus on the company members working together as an ensemble. We are committed to providing an environment that is creative and educational for our students. Click here to learn more about our companies.

Our Classes

Our classes and workshops are organized by age. They are designed for both children and young adults, though in some cases they overlap. Visit our classes page for more information.

Support CYT

There are many ways to support Concord Youth Theatre: becoming a member, contributing to our ongoing Annual Appeal, becoming a volunteer, or providing much needed items on our wish list. Visit our support page to learn more.

Here's What's Happening at CYT!

The February 8th Playtime Theater performance is cancelled. Playtime Theater moves to the Harvey Wheeler Community Center on February 23rd.

Registration for Spring classes and Junior Company opens February 5th.

Class registrations can be dropped off at the CYT office, 40 Beharrell Street, Concord, MA.

CYT’s Annual Winter Ice Capella Concert – Friday February 1st

Join us for our annual, “Ice Capella” concert on Friday, February 1st, 7:30pm at Concord-Carlisle Regional High School Auditorium, 500 Walden Street in Concord. “A Capella” [Italian: ah kahp-PEL-lah]; adjective, adverb. Definition – Music without instrumental accompaniment. “ICE Capella”… see above definition, but add “in the middle of winter at Concord Youth Theatre (CYT)!

This seasonal favorite will include a variety of regional high school and college a capella vocal groups. Featured acts include Aural Fixation (Boston University), The Charlie Chords (Berklee College of Music), Fools on the Hill (Holy Cross), Euphoria, Guacamole, Rock Paper Scissors and The Gentlemen (Lexington High School), Accent A Cappella and The Acafellas (Lincoln/Sudbury High School), Town Criers (Weston High School), and Testostertones (Wayland High School).
Come hear local high school and college a capella groups perform your favorite oldies and top ten songs! Come hear local a capella groups perform your favorite oldies and top ten songs!

Tickets are $10 and may be purchased at the door, or click here to buy tickets on-line. For additional information, call the CYT box office at 978-371-1482.

OUR AFFILIATIONS

CYT is proud to be a member of the following organizations: