Friday, January 18, 2008

NEWS: About Face Theater representative to visit

On January 27, PFLAG Oak Park will welcome at its monthly meeting speaker Paula Gilovich of About Face Youth Theater. About Face Youth Theatre is an arts-based series of programs aimed at increasing the safety, empowerment and leadership of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning youth and their allies (LGBTQA) by encouraging youth-led civic dialogue and action within schools and communities.

The theater provides performance opportunities for young artists, and connects young activists and artists to LGBTQ leaders in the community. About Face Youth Theater programs include theater and activism workshops, an intensive playwriting workshop, a Summer Mainstage Production, open mic nights and an educational Outreach Tour.

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