Growing Without Schooling

Patrick Farenga interviewed Firebird founder Leo Lion and another teen director from Boston about their work in youth-led theater, for a piece on the John Holt blog, Growing Without Schooling.

More Teenage Drama? Yes!


TDF Stages:
Interview with Leo Lion

An article by Raven Snook about the work FYT does with young people, our origins, and what theatre means for young people was published in TDF Stages Magazine on May 2nd, 2016.

Theatre by Teens for Audiences of All Ages


The Huffington Post:

Interview with Leo Lion and Thomas Pflanz

Artistic Director Leo Lion and Resident Stage Manager Thomas Pflanz were interviewed by Joanne Rendell for a new article on The Huffington Post about what the process and motivation is behind youth-led theatre work, and their time collaborating on Firebird productions.

Firebirds: Teen-Run Theater Company Brings Treasure Island Off-Broadway

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The Huffington Post:

An article by Joanne Rendell about our 2015 production of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland was published on Huffington Posts's Education Section on May 26th, 2015.

Bringing the Wonder Back to Alice