Changing Lives Youth Theatre Ensemble 2017: Level Up: An Epic Relationship Adventure
Join us for the season finale of Level Up: An Epic Relationship Adventure
Vortex Theatre, May 24 and 25 at 7pm
This play tracks the journey of 4 teens who “create a new game” to solve their problems: Alex overcomes their extreme anxiety to find a community of supportive friends; Ray learns how to seek safety from domestic violence; Jade finds her voice to stand up to her girlfriend’s pressure to come out to her dad; and Zara discovers how to navigate the complexity of maintaining her Muslim heritage while embracing her identity as an American teenager. The play explores how challenges with our families can complicate our dating and peer relationships. Ultimately the characters discover the power of agency, community, allies, and assertive communication to address their problems and strengthen their relationships.