Monthly Member Updates | September 2018

September 13, 2018

 

In order to keep you all updated with our members, we'll be making monthly posts, sharing any updates we've come across for the month! We'll be gathering updates via phone calls, emails, or just perusing websites and Facebooks!

 

 

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SEPTEMBER 2018

 

 

Art & Soul Innovation, Proud Theater (Wisconsin)

It's open enrollment season for Proud Theater with opening workshops in Madison, Sun Prairie, Wausau, Milwaukee, and Green Bay here. See all the details here

 

Briyana Clarel (Austin, TX)

Has upcoming performances in September and November, check it out.

Bringing The Starfruit Project to the Philly Queer Bazaar on September 29th.

A confirmed speaker for the AACC Level Up Summit in Philadelphia on October 20th.

 

Carolinas Pride Theater Ensemble (Charlotte, NC)

Awarded grant funding from the Campaign for Southern Equality, and will be holding rehearsals for a free community performance for youth ages 16-23. Rehearsal info, here.

 

Center for Applied Theatre and Active Culture, QuTheatr (Akron, OH)

Featured on NPR, read and listen to the spotlight here

Had their debut performance at Akron Pride! See photos here.

 

Creative Action, Changing Lives Youth Theatre Ensemble (Austin, TX)

Started rehearsals in August! See a photo here

 

The Door (New York, NY)

Held a Summer Arts Intensive Showcase! See photos here

Hosting their Fall Gala on November 7th. 

 

Dreams of Hope (Pittsburgh, PA)

Holding auditions for TheatriQ Ensemble on September 19th & 20th. 

 

Finn Lefevre (Amherst, MA)

Welcome to our new member!

Collaborator for Queer & Now | Fall 2018. ​

 

Neutral Zone, Riot Youth (Ann Arbor, MI)

Seeking teens to apply to help develop a youth commission for Washtenaw County, details here.

 

New Conservatory Theater Center (San Francisco, CA)

Fall classes start on October 13th, register here

Youth Aware programs are open for booking for the 2018-2019 school year. 

 

(Out & Allied Youth Theater (Waterville, ME)

Cosponsoring a Rainbow Quest Game day on August 25th.

Presented “The Good, the Bad, and the Disembodied” on August 10th. Check out the Facebook Event, here.)

 

Out Front Theatre Company (Atlanta, GA) 

Founding and Producing Artistic Director, Paul Conroy, interviewd on Atlanta Theatre Life Podcast, listen here

 

Playhouse on the Square, Q & A (Memphis, TN)

Looking for organizations within the Memphis Mid-South (businesses, churches, neighborhood associations, etc…) who will welcome them to visit their space and have a conversation with you about who they are, what they do, and the greater LGBTQIA community. More details here

 

Pride Players (Omaha, NE)

Information meetings will be held October 24th and 30th, details here.

 

Rainbow Pride Youth Alliance (San Bernardino, CA)

Parent Alliance meetings return on September 25th. 

 

Spectrum Collaborative (Simi Valley, CA)

Applications for Spectrum Collaborative will be accepted through mid-September, more details here

 

The Theater Offensive (Boston, MA)

Check out this great article which includes "The Year We Thought About Love", a documentary about True Colors!

 

Check out the full list of PYTA members, HERE.