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Okieriete Onaodowan’s Master Class

OKIERIETE ONAODOWAN’s 

Master Class: 

“Acting Through Song”

Okieriete “Oak” Onaodowan, a Nigerian-American actor known for originating the roles of Hercules Mulligan and James Madison in Broadway’s “Hamilton” and who will be replacing Josh Groban as Pierre in “Natasha, Pierre, and the Great Comet of 1912” this coming July will be teaching two...
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NJYT Presents New Musical – Midnight Madness

Midnight Madness Auditions Announced

This summer, New Jersey Youth Theatre (NJYT) is presenting an original musical, Midnight Madness, a re-imagining of A Midsummer Night’s Dream, transporting Shakespeare’s work to a contemporary urban landscape. Performances will begin July 20 at the Wharton Institute for the Performing Arts at 60 Locust...
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Welcome to the NJ Youth Theater

NJ-youth-theatre-actingNew Jersey Youth Theatre produces professional-level theatrical productions, musicals and plays, comprised primarily of aspiring young talent, which are presented in the premiere venues across the state. Founded in 1991, New Jersey Youth Theatre (formerly WYACT) has produced more than 36 main-stage productions. These programs  have served more...
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Performing Arts Classes

acting classes NJNJYT's School for the Performing Arts, launched in 1992, is one of New Jersey's foremost performing arts schools offering professional training in acting, dance, musical theatre and voice for students (ages 8 -18). The classes are under the skilled guidance and expert training of industry...
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The Production Program

theater productions njYoung performing artists, musicians and technicians in the program engage in an intensive rehearsal and performance process, learning both the artistic and technical standards and complexities in developing and performing a Broadway-level production. To participate in the program, the young talent must go through a highly...
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