Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts

American Theater Arts for Youth


American Theater Arts for Youth, Inc. (ATAFY) is the nation’s largest presenter of professional, curriculum-related theater for children. ATAFY presents original musicals to almost one million children each year across the country. Under the guidance of Laurie Wagman, it produces annual tours to entertain and educate. ATAFY’s unique “Reach for the Stars” program makes a home for theater in the hearts of children with special needs.

After 44 years of productions and audiences totaling over 29 million young people, American Theater Arts for Youth is taking a sabbatical. Please join us next season for the full 2015/16 schedule.