WLIW Arts Beat

The Stargate Theatre Company

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In an effort to stem the school-to-prison pipeline, the Stargate Theater Company in Manhattan employs court-involved youth to write, rehearse and perform original theater pieces, all while providing theatre literacy and work-readiness training. This past summer, the theater company wrote and performed a drama about their aspirations, fears and struggles.

Aired: 01/12/15

Rating: NR

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