Founded in 1955, Honolulu Theatre for Youth is one of the oldest and most respected children s theatres in the United States. Based in Honolulu, Hawaii, the firm produces professional theatre and drama education programs for people, families and educators. The Honolulu Theatre for Youth has served over five million people through school and family performances and drama education programs. The firm works primarily through the public and private school systems in the state. Honolulu Theatre for Youth has partnerships with the Hawai i State Foundation on Culture and the Art, Oceanic Time Warner Cable, Target and The Cathedral of St. Andrew, among others.