Act Up Theatre is a performance training ground for young performing artists with exceptional musical theater talent and a discipline that makes them stand out among their peers. ACT UP immerses young artists in the creative process while using the arts for advocacy and social change. The mission of ACT UP Theatre is to inspire, nurture, challenge, amaze, educate, and empower artists and audiences, in order to nurture a more conscious and compassionate community. Through the production of contemporary, issues-based musical theater, ACT UP will train and support the next generation of theatre artists and celebrate the essential power of musical theatre to illuminate our common humanity.
Past productions include:
Next to Normal – 2014
bare: a pop opera -2014 ***** Ed Fringe
bare: a pop opera – 2013
Spring Awakening – 2012 ***** Ed Fringe
RENT – 2011
13: A New Musical – 2010