THEATRE FOR SOCIAL CHANGE
Through multi-year engagement in arts & social justice projects, People’s Theatre Project engages immigrant youth in ongoing, culturally relevant, and joyful theatre programming as an open invitation into the work of civic action.
THE PTP ACADEMY
In the fall of 2019, People’s Theatre Project’s Public Programs will be relaunched as The Academy, a rigorous and supportive arts & social justice training program dedicated to the holistic development of immigrant youth from grades K-12. The program aims to develop the next generation of collaborative, creative and social minded civic artists while connecting participants to community resources and pathways to opportunity.
SCHOOL AND COMMUNITY PARTNERSHIPS
In collaboration with local schools, People’s Theatre Project teaching artists work collaboratively with K-12 students to develop foundational theatre skills and explore social justice concepts such as community, race, power and equity to devise meaningful theatrical work.
THE PTP ENSEMBLE
The Ensemble is a multicultural, immigrant-focused company of teaching artists and guest artists dedicated to developing work that speaks to immigrant youth audiences. Through these performances, student are exposed to professional exemplars of ensemble-based, social justice theatre in their school environment.