Storybook Traveling


Youtheatre presents our award winning traveling troupe... StoryBook Theatre!

Youtheatre's Storybook Theatre Troupe not only brings classic literature to life, they bring it to YOU! Our three annual productions are available to visit libraries, schools, youth organizations, senior centers, hospitals and more free of charge.* Storybook shows feature inventive storytelling, audience participation and ticket giveaways, all courtesy of the dynamic young actors of our Storybook Theatre Troupe. 

*For performances outside Fort Wayne, travel fees may apply. 

Summer 2019

Fall 2019

Youtheatre will thrill and chill audiences with classic tales of suspense in a recreation of a 1930’s radio show. “WYTR” will use live sound effects, and theatrical performances to transport your imagination into the fun and exciting world of some of the best loved tales of Halloween.

Available October 2019
Suitable for Grades 3rd - 8th

Auditions: August 26 & 27, 2019

There is more to the Brothers Grimm than just Cinderella and Snow White! They have come to Fort Wayne with a traveling group of actors to present their favorite but lesser known stories. Imaginative tales like the Elves and the Shoe Maker and The Bremen Town Players along with masks and shadow puppets will entertain all ages.

Available February & March 2020

Suitable for Grades Pre-K - 5th

Auditions: December 9 & 10, 2019

Winter 2020

The Arabian Nights celebrates imagination over might, as a princess uses her wits to save her life as she spins fantastic stories for a stubborn and cruel king. Sinbad the Sailor, Aladdin and his Magic Lamp and The Fisherman and the Genie are some of the fantastic tales of this classic of world literature.

Available June & July 2020

Suitable for Grades 3rd - 8th

Auditions: April 6 & 7, 2020

Summer 2020

Bookings for the 2019-2020 Season are full. Please keep checking back for next season's tours!

*For more information on these tours, please contact

For Performers

  • Auditions happen in conjunction with Main Stage Auditions. You will read from the Main Stage Audition Sides, but do not have to be auditioning for the Main Stage Show, just note that on your audition page.

  • Rehearsals are 2 days a week (typically Wednesdays & Thursdays) from 4:30-6:30 pm up until the first show.

  • If missing a rehearsal, you have to let us know as soon as possible. If you fail to communicate with us, this could effect future performance opportunities

  • Storybook Troupe travels around the Fort Wayne Area over the course of a month and performs around 10 shows each. 

  • All Storybook Shows are mandatory and typically happen Thursdays after school, and Saturday Mornings/Afternoons. There is also one Friday for School Show performances during school hours. 

For Scheduled Venues

  • Storybook Tour Requests must be submitted online, by using the button above.

  • We visit local libraries, schools, and organizations throughout the Fort Wayne Area. If outside of the Fort Wayne Area a small travel fee may apply. 

  • School Shows, only apply to one Friday for the entire run of that show (see the "Book Your Tour Today" button for specific dates). This means we are only able to come during school hours on this day, (as our cast have to attend school too, and can't miss various days). If interested, book early as these slots do fill up!

  • Each show is strict to it's time listed below it's logo. 

  • For additional Questions contact our Director of Outreach, Christopher J. Murphy at

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