New England Youth Theatre

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Basic Information

Address: 100 Flat Street Brattleboro, VT 05301
Phone Number: 802-246-6398

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Additional Information

Focus: Theatre, Performing Arts
Director: Stephen Stearns, Founder & Artistic Director
School District: Windham Southeast Supervisory Union
County: Windham
Schedule: Year-round
Ages: 8-18
Capacity: 150 seat theater capacity
Membership/Pricing: Tuiton charged for classes and productions

EYT has a 150-seat studio theater, scene shop, costume shop, green room, classrooms, acrobatics studio, lobby and offices. Our facility is in downtown Brattleboro, VT


Founded by Artistic Director Stephen Stearns in 1998, NEYT is committed to its mission of providing the highest quality theatre training and performances to neighboring communities in Vermont, New Hampshire and Massachusetts. Now in its ninth season, NEYT operates year round, producing eight to ten plays and/or musicals per season.

Program Highlights:

The New England Youth Theatre offers a conservatory-style acting training program for young people, with a combination of classroom and performance work for beginning and advanced students. Classes are small in size and taught by a professional faculty.

Support Services:

Financial aid is available for classes & shows


Theatre classes offered at NEYT include Shakespeare, acting, clowning, comedy, improvisation, scene work and character development.

NEYT also has a highly respected Technical Theater program, teaching and mentoring students in all aspects of performing arts design and production, including scenic, costume and lighting design.

NEYT's Theatre Adventure Program (TAP)is a theatre arts class for children, youth, and adults with disabilities and welcomes a smaller number of their typically developing peers.

Field Trip Destinations: NEYT's AcTour ensemble has brought many of our productions to theaters and schools in the New England region, and as far away as the United Kingdom
Program Information:

To be involved in NEYT's many programs of classes and shows, call Registrar Michelle Meima at 802-246-6398 Ext. 101 or email her at

To view our schedule or purchase tickets to our productions, visit our website,, or call the Box Office at 802-246-6398 Ext. 103.