Boston Children's Theatre - Boston's Theatre for Young People


July 5 to August 11 (including Sat July 8)
at the Shore Country Day School
545 Cabot St, Beverly, MA
9am – 6pm, $1525

This program is the place to be if you love everything Behind the Scenes.  Learn from professional designers, production managers and technicians in the industry about all the different areas of technical theater. You’ll gain hands-on experience in lighting, costumes, sound, scenery, props and stage management.

Plus, you will have the opportunity to put all your skills to work on the mainstage!  With two musical productions this summer, Technical Theatre students will:

  • Take workshops in all areas of technical theatre.
  • Work in production shops with experienced designers.
  • Help with the load-in of the set, changeovers between shows and show strike.
  • Work on the run crew for the mainstage shows. Responsibilties include spotlight operator, backstage run crew, wardrobe run crew, production assistant, sound board operator and light board operator.

New England Theatreworks Behind the Scenes is the only youth theatre program in the region where students can gain professional, specialized instruction – hands on!

A summer experience that could launch a career…

Limited to 10 students. Interview RequiredFor questions or to arrange an interview, call 617-600-7030 or register here.

Please use this form to learn more, or to schedule an interview for Behind the Scenes.

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What people are saying…

“I want to express my gratitude for what you and your program have done for my daughter. I honestly think these 5 weeks have changed her life.”

“This is an amazing opportunity for our kids to experience professional-level instruction, expectations, standards, and community.”

Boston Childrens Theatre is a Not-For-Profit organization. | P.O. Box 171388 Boston, MA 02117 | 617.424.6634 |