Youth Ensemble Theater Programs & Trainings This Fall!

YET group 2016

Youth Ensemble Theater (YET)  provides pre-professional theater institutes for upper elementary, middle and high school aged students, and engages young people in a dynamic ensemble process to create and perform contemporary cutting edge theater that reflects the collective voice of diverse and divergent points of view and experiences.

The purpose is to narrow the space between life and performance, where young people can play as close to the edge in their art form as possible…And as our youths expand their view, they will revitalize our rural cities and communities with the voices of original artistic expression.

YET also provides training institutes where educators, youth theater directors, and group leaders can learn YET’s engaging approach to group building and social skills. 

GO HERE to learn more about our theater programs for young people or download and submit yet-packet-2017 to sign up!

GO HERE to learn more about our training institutes!

More questions?  email Amy Poux 



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Author: youthensembletheater

YET was founded by Amy Poux, Director of Education at the Film Society of Lincoln Center. Since 1991 Poux has designed and implemented arts education programming for which she is the recipient of a NYSCA Award of Merit. She has also been recognized by the New York Times’ Neediest Fund, The United States Department of Education, the Consortium of International Arts Educators, and the New York City Department of Education for her progressive use of the arts in the field of education. She has created three arts-based high schools, is the founder of Urban Arts Partnership, and is the former Coordinator for Arts in Education and Talent Development at Ulster BOCES, as well as an educational development consultant for local arts and education agencies.