Seattle Rep's youth engagement program collaborates with over 12,000 educators, teens, and student theatergoers, engaging with the next generation of creative minds and art enthusiasts.
The Bonfire Retreat from Feb. 11-12 is a weekend of new play development where teen writers develop their plays with an ensemble of youth performers and adult support staff.
Improv for Wellness Troupe
Wednesdays Sept. 21-May 31. Experience a holistic, beginner friendly, accessible approach to the art form of Improv.
Every other Thursday, October 20 - June 1 from 4:30-7:30 p.m.
Next Narrative Monologue Competition
A new national program for high schoolers featuring works by contemporary African American playwrights.
Black is the Light
An ongoing series of classes, workshops, festivals, and networking opportunities for young BIPOC artists.
Youth Engagement Residencies
Teaching Artists work with classroom teachers to structure residencies tailored to their class learning objectives.
Bring your students or youth groups to experience shows at Seattle Rep.
Seattle Rep YouthFest
From solo shows to songwriting and beyond, this two-day festival showcases original work by local youth.
On select Fridays, teens are invited to see our shows for $5 with a free pre-show reception, fun activities, and more.
August Wilson Monologue Competition
A decade of celebrating the work of the great August Wilson.
Theater for Neurodivergent Adults
Tuesdays 6-8 p.m., October 25 - November 15 at Seattle Rep.
Seattle Rep’s K-12 Youth Engagement Programs are supported by:
The Chisholm Foundation on behalf of Lynn Manley and Lex Lindsey
Loeb Family Charitable Foundations | Muckleshoot Charitable Fund | Augustine Foundation
City of Seattle Office of Arts & Culture
Hazel Miller Foundation | Horizons Foundation | Forest Foundation
Hubbard Family Foundation | Puyallup Charity Trust | Theatre Forward