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WORLD STAGE THEATRE PROGRAMS; PHOTOS BY SHAWNTE SIMS, KATE SZORM, SHARON THOMAS

"All the world's a stage. And all the men and women merely players; All have their exits and their entrances, And one man in his time plays many parts, His acts being seven ages."
                                                                                                          ~As You Like It, Act II, Scene VII

arts education & OUTREACH

IMAGINATION EXPRESS IN-SCHOOL PROGRAM


The arts have a transformative impact on people. Surmountable data proves youth involved in fine arts are more likely to succeed academically, socially, learn to work in groups, problem solve and are willing to take chances.  Ninety percent of the youth in our program do just that.


  • Building partnerships
  • African-American history in schools
  • Cultural awareness for organizations
  • Parent participation

Imagine. Explore. Create. Grow

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MARANATHA CHURCH

  • Advocacy for youth safety
  • Annual fundraising event
  • Community conversations
  • Education first

Our Mission

The mission of World Stage Theatre is to provide exploration, experience, and exposure to underserved youth and adults interested in the performing arts while providing culturally relevant, live theater performances and arts education for the community.  

13th Annual Who I Am Celebrating Me in partnership with Portland 5.  Saturday, February 9, 2019 7:30 PM.  Tickets on sale now!

A Special Thanks to Our 2018 Partners, Funders, Sponsors

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