About VYT

About Us

Founded in 1989, Valley Youth Theatre (VYT) is a professional-quality theatre company dedicated to helping young people achieve their full potential through meaningful engagement, education, and excellence in the performing arts.

 

Mission

To inspire young people to be the best that they can be through a wide variety of performing arts opportunities.

Vision

A place where young people from diverse backgrounds can learn and grow as individuals, performers, and leaders through a transformational performing arts experience.

Winner of more than four dozen National Youth Arts awards, voted “Best Live Theater” on azcentral.com, heralded as “Best Place to Take a Bow” by Phoenix Magazine, and rated one of the “Top Ten Places to Become a Future Star” by The Arizona Republic, VYT produces six mainstage shows each season including two at the Herberger Theater Center.