YES Theater

YES Theater began in Ross Valley in 1981. This unique, award-winning program has been offering children high quality, entertaining, theatrical productions in the public schools of our community for over 30 years! Click the Theater heading in the header menu to see details about the current season.

YES Theater produces full scale Broadway musicals, original works by local playwrights, children’s theater favorites, musicals, comedies, even a bit of Shakespeare. . . all starring our children.Hundreds of YES students from the Ross Valley schools each year experience Beauty-Beast-644x320first hand participation in professional, quality, theatrical productions.

The Program offers an opportunity for students to have fun while learning new skills. Theater incorporates listening, reading, memory, teamwork, self-discipline and a host of other educational opportunities. Highlights of the program include the opportunity to:

  • Work with experienced, professional directors who specialize in children’s theater
  • Perform at our local community Playhouse
  • Participate backstage in the unique YES Theater KidTech program

Audition workshops are conducted so that students can meet the director before auditions begin and learn about the show. Students will be able to brush up on their theater skills and audition techniques as well as learn what to expect at the auditions. Every student who auditions will have the opportunity to participate in the production.

For Questions and additional information Contact:

China Tamblyn
Managing Director
YES Theater
china@chinatamblyn.com

Janel Stewart
Theater Arts Committee Chair
yestheaterarts@gmail.com

Susan Lund
Kid Tech Administrator
susan.lund@mac.com