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The Open Road Theatre

The Open Road Theatre is a non-profit: 501© 3 org. (2004) Theatre Education Performance Company. The Open Road Theatre's shows are multi-age casts: -Youth: Ages: High School, Middle School, Elementary: 3rd - 5th graders and College -- with theatre adult professionals: actors, tech and designers as mentors - in full-length - scripted dramas - not musicals - high quality production values - based upon classical beloved stories and plays - costumed in historical times - for the benefit of families, friends and Rochester Community At-Large. Youth Casting is all-inclusive with no cuts. All youth who wish to be in an ORT show are cast in a role suited to his or her natural talents.
Creating Original short plays by students tied to classroom themes - Detective / Mystery - Social Studies / Historical short plays. - Coyote Challenges the World focuses on Bullying - Poetry - Ages: 8 - 18 yrs.