Atlantic Coast Theatre (A.C.T.) For Youth

Atlantic Coast Theatre (A.C.T.) For Youth

Since 1999, Orlando, Florida based A.C.T. For Youth has toured the United States bringing fantastic performances, workshops, and residencies to schools, theatres, libraries, museums, and festivals.  Shows blend Entertainment & Education into fun and interactive performances for grades K-8.

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Program description

2019-2020 Shows On Tour

-THE RELUCTANT DRAGON

-THE FAIRY TALES OF GRIMM

-THERE’S NO BUSINESS LIKE SNOW BUSINESS

-THE ADVENTURES OF ECO-MAN

Program Detail

Program type: Assembly/Performance, Workshop
Artistic Discipline: Theater
Subject: English, Language Arts, Literacy, Music, Science, Social Studies / History, Theatre Arts
Population served: Grade 1, Grade 2, Grade 3, Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Kindergarten, Pre-K
Bilingual: No
Available dates:

Dates available throughout the school year. Contact A.C.T. For Youth for specific date availability.

Available times:

Based on in-school bookings.

Length of program: 40-50 minutes
Space / technical requirements:

A.C.T. For Youth shows are flexible to practically any indoor performance space. We provide all necessary scenery and sound equipment.

Location(s):

Available to perform at Charlotte Area Schools, and throughout the United States.

Fees / Ticketing:

Single performance= $900 ($750+ $150 Travel Fee). 2 Performances in a day= $1400 (Travel fee waived.)

45 Minute Workshops can be added to performances- Starting at $200 per session for up to 30 students.

EDUCATION STANDARDS

NC Standard Course of Study:

  R7 – Integrate and evaluate content presented in diverse media and formats, including visually and quantitatively, as well as in words.   SL2 – Integrate and evaluate information presented in diverse media and formats, including visually, quantitatively, and orally.   L3 – Apply knowledge of language to understand how language functions in different contexts, to make effective choices for meaning or style, and to comprehend more fully when reading or listening.

NC Essential Standards:

  From the Arts Education, Theatre Arts K-8 Standards:   K-8.A.1 – Analyze literary texts and performances.   K-8.CU.1 – Analyze theatre in terms of the social, historical, and cultural contexts in which it was created.   K-8.CU.2 – Understand the traditions, roles, and conventions of theatre as an art form.

Qualifications

Conducts educational programming for 2 or more years: Yes
Performs criminal background checks on staff with youth contact: Yes
Maintains general liability insurance: Yes
Three letters of recommendation / references available: Yes
Provides study guides for teachers and or students: Yes
Connects to State and or Common Core Curriculum Standards: Yes
Provides tools to assess student learning (workshops and residencies): Yes
Conducts ongoing assessments of program quality: Yes

PHOTOS

VIDEOS

  • Scenes from THE FAIRY TALES OF GRIMM...A Melodrama Play

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations with 30 days notice prior to the date of the show incur no fee. Weather related cancellations can be rescheduled if possible.