About Face Youth Theatre


Cast from Scary Stories to Save Your Life; Photo Credit: Michael Brosilow

Hello youth activists, artists, and leaders,

About Face Youth Theatre is Accepting New Ensemble Members! 

Weekly Fall workshops are taking place on Saturdays from October 20 – December 15 from Noon – 3PM with a series of special guests and master classes. Participants will also have the opportunity for a paid position in the summer of 2019 devising and performing in a world premiere production celebrating AFYT’s 20th anniversary.

No theatre experience is necessary. Workshops are offered free of charge to LGBTQI+ and allied youth 13-24 years old. The space is accessible by stairs.

About Face Youth Theatre (AFYT) is an award-winning program that provides rigorous training in theatre, lessons about social justice through history, and opportunities for leadership development and activism.

What does AFYT offer?

  • Connections with a diverse network of peers
  • Rigorous artistic training with professional artists
  • Connections to resources for support in different areas of your life
  • Lessons about social justice and LGBTQIA+ history
  • Leadership training and opportunities
  • Access to professional mentorship from local leaders
  • CTA cards and snacks at weekly workshops

Interested? Ready for Details?

Drop an email to Associate Director of AFYT, Donny Acosta at donny@aboutfacetheatre.com

Or pick up the phone and call 773-784-8565 x 104