Our teacher

headshot, oldCarol Cadby, Department Chair, Theatre Arts I-IV, Technical Theatre. Carol Cadby has been teaching theatre for over 30 years.  In addition to teaching at Yorktown High School, she teaches at George Mason University, Signature Theatre, Synetic Theatre and The Theatre Lab School of the Dramatic Arts, Honors Conservatory.  Read more »

About YHS Theatre

The Theatre Arts Program at Yorktown is committed to teaching students all aspects of theatre, including acting, directing, dramaturgy, playwriting and technical theatre. Read more »

About Yorktown’s Theatre Arts Parents (TAP)

TAP is a parent support group for the award-winning Theatre Arts Department.  Read more »


The Yorktown Theatre Arts department has received many awards and accolades throughout the years.  Read about our awards from 2003-2018.


From here in Arlington and the broader Washington, DC metropolitan community and beyond, many of our YHS Theatre Alumni have stayed involved in theatre.  Read more »

Photo Gallery

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