Olympia Family Theater offers accessible children’s theater and programs that entertain and educate while stimulating dialogue and personal growth for young people, their families and the wider community.
Olympia Family Theater is a State and Federally registered 501(c)-3 organization dedicated to bringing quality theater experience to Olympia area audiences. We have produced over thirty shows in our main season, as well as a wide variety of educational and performance focused experiences for all ages.
OFT Education Mission: OFT is your community partner in raising imaginative, loving, joyful and confident children. Our educational programs provide opportunities for personal development for young people, teaching creativity and responsibility, encouraging teamwork and personal integrity, and fostering self-esteem and appreciation for the performing arts.
Olympia Family Theater has been serving families in Thurston County and surrounding areas since 2006. We offer quality theatrical productions for young audiences in a variety of settings, as well as educational programs for youth from infancy through high school. From humble beginnings, OFT has become a thriving non-profit with an annual budget of $177,000 engaging thousands of children and their families each year.
- Season Productions – Five plays annually including two musicals and another featuring youth performers
- OFTeenies – weekly music classes for infants to 7-year-olds
- Creative After School Workshops –programs for young actors, culminating in a weekend of performances
- Camps – A variety of week-long school break and summer camps for all ages
- Playspace Performances – Monthly weekday shows for preschool audiences
- Complimentary Tickets – 250 tickets annually for community groups including Head Start, Big Brothers/Big Sisters, foster parent groups, and others
- On The Move – Touring performance program to area schools, preschools, and community groups
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