WINTER Sort of Thing

About our program

As one of Yes! And... Collaborative Arts’ largest and most successful programs, the goal of Winter Sort of Thing (WSOT) is to use the process of creating and producing a full length musical as a way to challenge, stretch, and teach young people the value of hard work as well as collaborative and creative thinking.

YACA believes that as important as building skills from voice projection to self confidence, one of the most important gifts we can give the young cast is experience. Collaborating with a large and diverse group of people including adult professionals, working on a professional stage, and performing (and performing well) in front of over a thousand people over the course of the program are the sorts of experiences that expand a child's vision and faith in their own capacity, fulfilling our overall mission!

2021 Winter Production: Be Careful What You Wish For

More information coming soon!

To Join

For this year's Winter Sort of Thing, we are creating a multi-medium video piece called Be Careful What You Wish For. It’s ambitious, and we are going to learn a lot along the way, but that is always the case with Winter Sort of Thing! Through this process, we are going to be able to teach new skills that the cast would not otherwise have had the opportunity to explore. We will primarily meet virtually via Zoom, but hope to have some small-group in-person rehearsals if it is safe to do so!

Previous experience necessary

In order for your child to be considered for this program, previous YACA experience is required.

2021 registration is now open!

Journey through our past

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Fee Fi Fo Fum 2020

Fee Fi Fo Fum

Waste in Space 2019

Waste in Space

WSOT 2020 Sponsors

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Contact us:

Yes! And... Collaborative Arts 21 W. Washington Ln. Philadelphia, PA 19144
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