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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 on-going Annual Appeal, participating in our Take A Seat Campaign, 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!

Celebrate the Opening of Avengers: Infinity War with CYT!

Don’t miss CYT Alumnus Chris Evans starring as Captain America in Part 1 of this action-packed finale of Marvel’s Avengers series. Join CYT families and friends on Thursday, May 3 at 7pm the Fine Arts Theatre Place, 19 Summer Street, Maynard for a special screening and fundraiser for CYT. 25% of all concessions purchased that night using the coupon attached to this email will be donated to CYT so come hungry and ready to cheer for Chris and his Avenger sidekicks! Tickets are $10.50 adults/$7.50 students/seniors and can be reserved on line or purchased at the door. Please go to http://8156.formovietickets.com:2235/T.ASP?WCI=BT&Page=PickTickets&SHOWID=9806  to purchase tickets.

Note: please print out the paper voucher https://drive.google.com/open?id=149IJUOgFdVOeCVck5MQddd9WPklAegcPand bring it with you to the show. The theater requires the paper voucher in order for your purchases to be donated to CYT. 

Summer at CYT

Summer Classes – Registration for CYT’s summer classes is now open – Don’t wait to hear the dreaded “I’M BORED!” from your child this summer! CYT summer workshop forms are available to download. CLICK HERE to print the form to enroll your child in a class.

Young Adult Company – Audition for CYT’s Young Adult Company’s Summer Productions – Urinetown & 2 One-Act Plays.

Auditions: June 4 & 5, 6:30-8:30pm (you only need to attend one)
Callbacks – June 6
Performances: One-Acts – June 28, 29, 30, July 1, Urinetown – July 12,13,14 &15

To sign up for an audition please go to http://bit.ly/summeraudition


Fun and Games for CYT!

Thanks to all who came out to support CYT at our Fun and Games Night!  A good time was had by all!


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