For Educators

The Alliance Theatre and its educational programs provide teachers with resources for integrating the arts into their classrooms and engaging students as artists and patrons. The Alliance Arts for Learning Institute provides in-school residency programs and teacher professional development across the state of Georgia. The Alliance Theatre’s school day performances offer students the opportunity to see professional theater productions through their schools. Teen Audience Fusion is a unique program that creates intergenerational dialogue between the teens in the Atlanta community and its local arts patrons. For three weeks each summer, the Palefsky Collision Project assembles a diverse group of 20 teenagers from metro Atlanta to explore and unpack a classic text under the guidance of a professional playwright and director.

 

Looking for information on attending one of our school-day performances? Our Theatre for Youth and Families productions are performed frequently on school days, and our other productions include at least one performance during a school day for field trips.

Learn more about our innovative Alliance Arts for Learning Institute and how you can participate.

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» Woodruff Arts Center Educator Conference
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The Alliance Theatre, together with the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra, has adapted a nationally-awarded model developed by Dallas Theater Center to engage teens with authentic performing arts experiences during the current season. In partnership with the Atlanta Public School System, the Theatre and Symphony partner with Title 1 APS high schools and middle schools for Alliance productions and Symphony concerts. 

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To mark the end of the Alliance Stage as we know it, and to welcome the new era with the start of the big renovation, Pearl Cleage, our Mellon Playwright in Residence, wrote a piece to commemorate this special occasion.

As a spunky gal in touch with nature in the kingdom of Kashoogie, India S. Tyree portrays a unique Cinderella in the world-premiere production of Cinderella and Fella. In between performances, India took a few minutes to give us the inside scoop on her role in the musical.

A quick glance at Magic Negro director Anthony LeBlanc's resume reveals a robust string of achievements likely to be the envy of any comedian in the business. One particular credit to his name may cause others to take pause: a Computer Science and Physics B.S. degree.

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