Exciting New Youth Leadership program
Our Mission: To nurture & empower future community leaders, using the theatre arts to develop self-confidence, communication and team building skills in an engaging and all inclusive environment.
Program Format: Monthly meetings with specific overall goals; support for TACT Youth productions, special projects like the TACT Youth Choir & community appearances, fundraisers and social outings
Each leader will be required to complete 36 TACT program hours per year and host or assist with one fundraiser to support funding leadership outings and activities. TACT Leader program hours qualify as community service.
Meetings: Youth Leaders will run meetings under the guidance of an adult mentor. Meetings will be at the Community Arts Center with occasional group socials and outings at other locations.
Special Focus Groups and Instructors: Each month there will be specific focus groups to allow the leaders to develop and work on their theatre interests such as: Play writing, Improv, TACT Youth Choir, etc.
Mentors & Instructors: Rasa Love, Chandler Davis, Josh Bailey, Marilyn Scott, Michael Lauricella & Mike Thompson
Exciting Future Fundraisers: Talent Show, Monologue Slam, Improv Show, Lock-In, Drop-to-Shop Christmas Shopping Babysitting Night, Valentines Babysitting night, Karaoke Night
•7th grade & up
•Minimum 3.0 cumulative grade point average
•Participation in one TACT youth theatre or main stage production
The application deadline is September 1st 2016. Please note that applications will not be accepted mid-year. All TACT Leaders are accepted for a one-year term and must re-apply each year.
Please mail your application to Chandler Davis, PO Box 1111, Wilmington, NC 28402 or deliver to the Hannah Block Historic USO/Community Arts Center
Registration Fee $25.00
Registration fee proceeds will be used to fund TACT Leadership activities and programs.