Tada! Youth Theater


Janine Nina Trevens, Executive & Producing Artistic Director

Katy Knowles, Director of Education

Class Details

15-25 students per class. Ages 4-18. All levels. Auditing not permitted. Open house available. Classes by session during the school year, weekly sessions during summer and school vacations, year-round sessions for ensemble program. Offers need-based financial aid for classes.


Young Performers, Singing/Musical Theater, Acting Technique/Scene Study, Audition Technique/Cold Reading, Improv & Comedy, Physical Theater/Movement, Private Coaching


Unique Drama Desk Award-winning theater dedicated to empowering, educating, and inspiring young people through the magic of musical theater. TADA! creates transformational theater experiences for 20,000 people annually in New York City and beyond. A non-profit youth theater, TADA! is committed to creating original musical productions at the highest level, more than 100 to date, and fostering positive youth development through its Resident Youth Ensemble, education programming, and musical theater residencies.

Company is committed to providing every interested child regardless of race, ethnicity, class, gender, sexual orientation, religion, ability, nationality, or immigration status an affordable way to experience the joy of musical theater. No child will be turned away because of an inability to pay. Offering three programs to provide financial support for students who demonstrate self-expressed need: Arts for All Sponsorship, Payment Plans, and Financial Assistance.