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Quick Guide to New York City's Children's Theaters and the 2012-2013 Show Season

List of NYC theaters for children, their websites and address and what's currently playing
  1. Tribeca Performing Arts Center - 199 Chambers Street, New York, NY  (212) 220-1460
    www.tribecapac.org/children.htm

    Currently playing: Sleeping Beauty (12/15/12); We're Going on a Bear Hunt (2/9/13); The Little Engine That Could (3/23/13); The Velveteen Rabbit (4/13/13); Oran Etkin's Timbalo0loo! (5/11/13); Junie B. Jones (5/19/13); Click, Clack, Moo (6/1/13);
     

  2. Galli Theater - 347 West 36th Street, New York, NY (212) 352-3101
    www.gallitheaterny.com

    Currently playing: Snow White (Sat & Sun, Dec 1-30, 2012);
     

  3. Vital Children's Theater - 2162 Broadway, 4th Fl, New York, NY (212) 579-0528
    www.vitaltheatre.org

    Currently playing: Angelina Ballerina (Nov 17 - Jan 13, 2013);  Show Way (Jan 19 - Mar 3, 2013); A Tooth Fairy Tale (Mar 16 - Apr 28, 2013); Fancy Nancy Musical (ongoing)
     

  4. TADA! Youth Theater - 15 West 28th Street, New York, NY (212) 252-1619
    www.tadatheater.com/currentseason.asp

    Currently playing: The Little Moon Theater (Jan 19 - Feb 16, 2013); Adventures of Ezra Jack Keats (Apr 19 - May 19, 2013)
     

  5. Puppetworks Theater - 338 Sixth Avenue, Park Slope, Brooklyn, NY (718) 965-3391
    www.puppetworks.org

    Currently playing: Hansel & Gretel (until 12/16/12); The Steadfast Tin Soldier / Nutcracker Sweets (Dec 22-30, 2012); The Three Wishes, The Ugly Duckling, The 3 Pigs (Jan 5-6, 2013); The Prince & The Magic Flute (Jan 12 - Mar 24, 2013); Pinocchio (Apr 6 - Aug 18, 2013)
     

  6. The Paper Bag Players - various locations, see the website
    www.thepaperbagplayers.org

    Currently playing: Paper Bag Players:  Saddles & Sunshine (Jan-Feb, 2013)
     

  7. The New Victory Theater - 209 W 42nd Street, New York, NY (646) 223-3010
    www.newvictory.org

    Currently playing: Circus Oz Holiday Show (Nov 30 - Dec 30, 2012, 5+ yrs); I, Malvolio (Jan 11-Jan 20, 2013, 11+ yrs); Earth's Dinosaur Zoo (Jan 18-Jan 27, 2013 6+ yrs); The Mark of Zorro (Feb 8 - Feb 24, 2013, 7+ yrs); Grug (Feb 20-Mar 17, 2013, 2-5 yrs); As You Like It (Mar 1-Mar 10, 2013, 12+ yrs); Bello Mania (Mar 15-Mar 31, 2013, 4+ yrs); The Intergalactic Nemesis (Apr 5-Apr 13, 2013, 7+ yrs); Le Grand C (Apr 18-Apr 28, 2013, 7+ yrs); Fragile (Apr 25-May 12, 2013, 4+ yrs); The Firework Maker's Daughter (May 3-May 12, 2013, 8+ yrs); RHAW (May 17-May 26, 2013, 6+ yrs); The Girl Who Forgot To Sing Badly (May 31-Jun 9, 2013, 7+ yrs);
     

  8. Literally Alive - 115 MacDougal Street, New York, NY (212) 475-1237
    www.literallyalive.com

    Currently playing: A Christmas Carol (until December 30, 2012); Beauty and the Beast (Feb-Apr, 2013)
     

  9. 13th Street Repertory - 50 W 13th Street, New York, NY (212) 675-6677
    www.13thstreetrep.org

    Currently playing: A Christmas Carol; The Imagination Show, Wiseacre Farm; Rumple Who? (See the website for dates)
     

  10. Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre - 79 West St New York, NY 10001 (212) 988-9093
    www.cityparksfoundation.org/arts/swedish-cottage-marionette-theatre/

    Currently playing: The Three Bears Holiday Bash (until Dec. 30, 2012); Pippi (Jan 15, 2013);
     

  11. Manhattan Children's Theater - currently closed, but will soon open back up
    www.mctny.org
     
  12. TheatreworksUSA - performs in NY and NJ for school reservations.
    See the website for a list of their repertoire
    www.theatreworksusa.org