Before the pandemic, only 40% of public high schools in NYC had theater programming. The devastating budget cuts announced July 1st include a roughly 70% reduction in arts education services for middle and high schools.
You can make an impact right now.
For twenty years, Opening Act has been able to consistently show up for young people in New York City, despite fluctuating budgets, because our programs are free. And now we are able to reach more young people by going BEYOND THE BUILDING …
Donate to our #POWEROF20 campaign today and immediately support:
- Live, virtual theater programming focused on supporting students’ social and emotional needs in our 57 partnering schools in NYC
- Comprehensive college and career support for students and alums so they can map their future with confidence
- Opening Act for All! Arts education for anyone, anywhere…
Please help us spread the word!
The #POWEROF20 is fueled by individuals making the powerful choice to work together to make a BIG impact!
#POWEROF20 #POWEROF20YEARS #BEYONDTHEBUILDING
Thank you and got your back!