Introducing Students to Professional Live Performances
Open Stages expands opportunities for middle and high school students to experience professional live performances — a first for many. Through pre-show workshops taught by local teaching artists, students also explore themes within the show.
Hands-On Stage Production for High Schoolers
Backstage Spotlight offers high schoolers hands-on stage production experience. Ideal for students interested in pursuing a theatre career, they develop portfolios throughout the program to help them demonstrate their stage technician abilities to colleges and future employers.
Empowering 3rd-5th Grade Students Through Musical Theatre
Students at select schools collaborate with professional teaching artists to create 30-minute Disney KIDS musicals. Working collaboratively, participants develop a wide range of skills, including communication, critical thinking and self-confidence.
Expand Your Acting Skills and Earn a Cash Prize
High schoolers can submit a 60-second monologue for the chance to win $1,000. Ideal for students pursuing theater in college, the top 10 finalists receive one-on-one coaching.
A Showcase Celebrating Mexican Folk Dance
Students from elementary to high school are invited to step — or spin — into this exciting competition. Celebrating the rich heritage of Mexico, professional dancers judge participants on technical prowess, athleticism and artistic interpretation.
This annual conference invites successful, empowering and engaging women to facilitate breakout sessions to promote critical thinking, problem solving, communication, self-confidence and interpersonal skills.