Only Make Believe
- New York
Only Make Believe creates and performs interactive theatre for children in 60 hospitals and care facilities throughout the New York City and Washington, D.C. metro areas.
· Dedicated to the principle that freeing a child’s imagination is a valuable part of the healing process
· Bring joy and inspiration to as many chronically ill children as possible
· Company of 28 actors with a repertoire of 13 original, kid-focused shows, including specially written songs
· Three OMB actors travel to a site to perform with the children for a six-week series of shows – each child can put on a costume, take on a role, and ultimately become the star of the show!
· We serve over 5,000 children each year at no cost to the family or facility
Organization: Only Make Believe (OMB), a 501 c3 not-for-profit organization
Founder: Dena Hammerstein
# of Employees: 8 Full-Time Employees
28 Actors (Part-time, freelance)