YAG is Fort Smith's national award-winning youth theatre and Arkansas's oldest youth theatre!

Our Mission: To foster a love of the arts and inspire creativity in young people in the River Valley through no-fee, high-quality theatre production opportunities and workshops led by professional theatre artists. WE ARE YAG … and so are YOU!



Performance Dates:

March 31 @ 7 pm

April 1 @ 2pm & 7pm

April 2 @2pm


Tickets are $10 for kids 17 and Under, and $15 for adults.




The Phantom Tollbooth is a fantasy story about a boy named Milo who was always unsettled and unable to find purpose in life. One day, a mysterious tollbooth appears and transports him to a life of magic, adventure, and wonder. 

Don’t miss your chance to be a part of this show! 

Some of our previous shows...

Peter and the Starcatcher
Tilly the Trickster
Les Mis
Hairspray (2)
Peter Pan
Into the Woods
Freckleface Strawberry

Become A Part of YAG

As an organization, we are focused on making the arts accessible to our community. We serve youth between the ages of 6-19 and have a zero participation fee policy so that anyone cast can be involved. We believe in the power of the arts to change a child’s life. If you agree, JOIN US! We are always looking for donors, volunteers, and ambassadors for the arts.

Mailing Address
PO Box 771
Van Buren, AR 72957