Coming Up Next

September 30th, TAP Open House/Annual Meeting (virtual), for all theatre parents and students to hear about plans for the year; parents will vote on the slate of TAP officers and the 2020-21 TAP budget.

Learn More About YHS Theatre

The Theatre Arts Program at YHS is committed to teaching students all aspects of theatre, including acting, directing, dramaturgy, playwriting and technical theatre. Students are part of an ensemble that stays together as they progress through a conservatory-style training. Each year-long course builds upon the prior year’s work. All students at all levels of study have opportunities to perform.  Read More >>

Last year's fall production was a Zombie Extravaganza. 

 Watch Arlington Independent Media (AIM)’s series on Yorktown Theatres' original play!

“Voices Out of Chaos” is an original play written in 2017 and performed by Yorktown High School’s Theater III and IV students under the guidance of Yorktown Theater Director and Producer, Carol Cadby.  Watch AIM’s 4 videos on this award-winning play here!

  • Part I – Performance of “Voices Out of Chaos”

  • Part II & Part III – Interviews with students in the production

  • Part IV – Interview with Carol Cadby, Theatre Arts Director


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Please support our award-winning theatre program by making a contribution today. We greatly appreciate your gift of any size.


Jim Coates’ photos of One Person Shows and other Yorktown shows can be found and purchased here.


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YHS Theatre is always inventive and creative, even more so now during the pandemic.  Read more about other events during the pandemic. >>


Zoom Performance of Ian McWethy’s 

Twelve Incompetent Jurors

View the recorded version here:  

A live performance, adapted for Zoom, followed by a Q & A.

Performed by YHS Theatre Arts alumni and directed by Carol Cadby, YHS Theatre Arts Director.

Ian McWethy, YHS Theatre Alum and playwright, has adapted his one act play, 12 Incompetent Jurors, for a virtual performance.  He worked with our own Theatre Alumni, to produce a script that was  performed live on a Zoom platform.