InterAct Story Theatre is a professional touring theatre for young audiences and arts-in-education organization based in Wheaton, Maryland, just outside Washington, DC.  Our merry band of performing and teaching artists have been bringing the arts and arts-based learning opportunities to schools and communities throughout our area, across the country, and around the world, since 1981.  We're all united by our love of the arts, and our passionate belief that the arts can help us all learn and grow. Arts are for everyone, and everyone learns through the arts! 

Community Performances

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Get ready to monkey around at our play for kids and families about the way we treat others.

Bobtail BONG BONG, a Monkey’s Tale

InterAct Story Theatre presents the world premiere of a new play made just for early childhood, and you’re invited! Bobtail Bong Bong: A Monkey’s Tale is an interactive play where children explore how we can apply elements Character Education and Social Emotional Learning in the way we treat others.

Written by Ali Oliver-Krueger
Montgomery College Cultural Arts Center
September 20 - 28, 2019

Stay tuned for more information about Interact's upcoming fall production and our fifth annual Wheaton Family Theatre Series!

Artist-in-Residence programs, or residencies, combine a series of workshops and a performance to create an in-depth arts-based learning experience for students and teachers. InterAct Story Theatre conducts many residencies each school year, connecting the arts with learning objectives in a variety of subjects in preK-12.  Interested in how an InterAct residency can infuse the arts into your learning objectives? Please contact us


As experts in arts integration and linking the arts with classroom learning, InterAct Story Theatre provides professional development opportunities for teachers, artists, and child care providers.  For information about professional development residencies, intensives and institutes, please click here