New Moon Productions is a Children’s Theater Company that provides outreach programs, acting classes, summer camps, and fully staged performance opportunities to youth actors of all ages. Our innovative programs are designed to foster children’s creativity, literacy skills, self-esteem, collaboration, and strong work ethic.
Since our founding in 1994, New Moon has provided over 28,000 children with enriching theater experiences, both in the classroom and on stage, and presented engaging and memorable performances to over 68,000 audience members.
Our children’s theater company is based in Portland, Oregon. We offer our programs to schools and organizations in our community and across the United States.
A safe and supportive environment to express emotions and thoughts.
Celebration and encouragement of imagination.
Opportunities to increase self-confidence and self-esteem.
A focused and disciplined approach to acting, text comprehension and interpretation.
Putting literary skills into practice through a language-based art form.
Michael Wehrli is a very passionate and accomplished individual. He has given many children the opportunity to express themselves and to shine in a light they might not be able to otherwise. Students are given the chance to be unique and to show their friends and families a skill set new to them.