Blog Category: Learning & Education

New Faces in ATC’s Education Department

ATC is pleased to introduce a new Education Department! Meet Director of Education Christopher Moseley and Education Outreach Coordinator Emily Burritt! Chris has been involved in theater education for over 15 years.

Spotlighting Our Schools

This summer, as we prepared to get back on the mainstage, Arizona Theatre Company’s Production Department cleaned all of our lighting instruments. In doing so, we discovered we had equipment to share!

Virtual Student Matinees: Somewhere Over the Border

We are thrilled that our Virtual Student Matinee Series was successful this season! Our production of Somewhere Over the Border, a new musical that follows the story of Reina as she goes on a journey to find a better life for her and her son,

ATCteen Improv Team FUSAI

We’re so proud of ATCteen improv team FUSAI (or the Future Underground Society of Arizona Improv) for performing two shows in February! Earlier this month, they performed in Unscrewed Theater’s Sunday Smashup alongside other teams.

Coronalogs: New Works Collaboration

The first Coronalogs: Explorations of Identity, Culture and Well-Being During COVID-19, a partnership between Arizona Theatre Company and local community colleges to create new works by student playwrights focusing on the human

ATCteen Participates in #ENOUGH

Nine students from the Tucson area, Mesa and Laveen participating in our ATCteen program are playing key roles in the digital premiere of seven winning plays from #ENOUGH: Plays to End Gun Violence, a national short play competition

Education & The Realness

In November, over 300 students from six schools in three different Arizona Counties, tuned in to watch our Digital Reading of The Realness.   In addition to watching the digital production, schools received a worksheet with discussion questions.

ATCteen Phoenix at ADE Youth Arts Showcase

ATCteen Phoenix was asked by our friends at the Arizona Department of Education to perform at their Youth Arts Showcase Event on March 6th. A group of our students will be devising a piece of theatre based on a painting by the Arizona winner

Community Partnership: Chapel Haven West

AUTHOR: Erin Treat, Online Engagement Coordinator As part of our renewed commitment to our Arizona communities, Arizona Theatre Company is proud to share the details of a burgeoning partnership with Chapel Haven West! Chapel Haven West (CHW) is a private nonprofit agency in Tucson