Awards & Winners

TADA! Youth Theater

TADA! Youth Theater is a New York City theater company that runs several programs for children and young adults, including original mainstage productions and arts education programs. The company was founded in 1984, and has commissioned the creation of dozens of original musicals, such as Little House of Cookies; Golly Gee Whiz,; Odd Day Rain,; Princess Phooey; Up To You. The ensemble performs three pre-professional musicals a year, open to the public. Members also receive free vocal, acting, and dance training. Several TADA! participants of the ensemble have gained publicity since participating in the program, including Amar Ramasar, Josh Peck, Kerry Washington, Azelia Banks, Jordan Peele, Ricki Lake, and Mizuo Peck. The education programs offer classes to children. Included in the education department are outreach programs, which provide classes at schools in boroughs other than Manhattan.

Awards by TADA! Youth Theater

Check all the awards nominated and won by TADA! Youth Theater.


Drama Desk Special Award
(For providing an invaluable contribution to the future of the theater. The company makes outstanding training and experience accessible and affordable to young people and mounts productions remarkable for their quality and professionalism)