TYA Today Magazine

TYA Today is the premier publication focused exclusively on the field of Theatre for Young Audiences. Reporting on trends, current issues, and field news drawn from across the international landscape, TYA Today is committed to expanding and strengthening live performance for young people.

 
 

Editorial

01.04.21

Five Lessons that the TYA Field Needs to Learn from Ratatouille: The TikTok Musical (Or, Why You Should Be Paying Close Attention to the TikTok Musical Movement)

by Jonathan Shmidt Chapman

Did you spend part of this New Year’s weekend watching Ratatouille: The TikTok Musical? If you work in Theatre for Young Audiences, you should be paying close attention to this phenomenon that became one of the biggest theatre stories of 2020.

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