The African Heritage Youth Theatre (AHYT!) is the premier theatre company at the African Heritage Cultural Arts Center for youth ages 10-18. Students will learn audition techniques, scene work, acting methods and styles, and also receive experience in technical production. Participants perform in two main-stage performances, attend cultural excursions, and participate in community service. Students can be invited to join AHYT! or attend auditions. The theatre company strives to develop students acting repertoire and enhance theatrical skills that magnet schools and professional companies desire.
 Submit a resume/portfolio of performance experience
 Attend an audition & panel interview
 Maintain a minimum 2.75 GPA
The Mission of the African Heritage Cultural Arts is to provide quality training in dance, drama, instrumental music, vocal music, media, and visual arts; to develop in-house performing arts companies, to support and assist emerging artists through our resident artist program; to provide and host quality performances and exhibitions, to promote and foster the rich and diverse cultural arts perspective of the people of African Heritage. This was the original mission.
ADA Accommodations at AHCAC
It is the policy of Miami-Dade County to comply with all of the requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act. The facility is accessible and assistive listening devices are available. To request materials in accessible format, and/or any accommodation to attend an event at the African Heritage Cultural Arts Center, please contact Gloria Wilkins, (305) 638-6771, email@example.com, at least five days in advance to initiate your request, TTY users may also call 711 (Florida Relay Service). ADDITIONAL ADA INFORMATION