NTC's Professional Educators Network Blog

Meet NTCplayworks.com

If you’re reading this blog, you’ve likely hosted one of our school assemblies and have heard of NTCplayworks.com. But have you taken advantage of everything that NTCplayworks.com has to offer? Created and developed to...

NTC is Turning 40!

It’s time to blow out the candles: The National Theatre for Children (NTC) is turning 40 years old! NTC began as Small Change Original Theatre in a Minneapolis apartment back in 1978. The idea...

A Day in the Life of an NTC Actor

As members of NTC’s Professional Educators Network, you’ve likely seen at least one of our shows and met our performers. But have you ever wondered what the day-to-day touring life looks like for NTC...

Take a Peek at NTC’s Educational Graphic Novels

The National Theatre for Children prides itself on incorporating the newest and most innovative educational tools into the programs that we bring to schools. From live in-school performances to digital games that challenge students...

Scenery Production at NTC

A hearty hello to all of you educators here on NTC’s Professional Educator Network. My name is Nate and I’m the Technical Director at The National Theatre for Children. That means it’s my job...

What Is Corporate Social Responsibility?

NTC’s in-school theatre programs are available to schools like yours free of charge thanks to companies and organizations who decide to sponsor K-12 educational outreach on important life skills such as energy efficiency, electrical...