Mead Ensemble

The Voices of Now Mead Ensemble is a prestigious program for dedicated young artists, performers, writers and activists in grades 7-11. The ensemble will provide artists a fun and engaging environment in which to write, perform and share the stories that have shaped their lives and their world.

For the 2020/21 Season, the Mead Ensemble will train via Zoom in the Voices of Now devising process and will be introduced to the work and techniques of other notable companies that devise original theater and film. 

The Mead Ensemble will perform in and contribute to an original, autobiographical feature film that will be presented globally via our Arena Stage website as well as international film festivals in June of 2021. The film will be the combined work of 10 ensembles.

Watch from our Mead Ensemble directors about what you can expect from this season of Voices of Now.

Register today.  Space is limited. Previous performance experience is not required. 

Dates

Saturdays from 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. starting February 6 and ending May 22, 2021. 

Rehearsals

The ensemble will meet virtually, via Zoom, under the direction of master teaching artists. Participants should be in a space where they can move freely and comfortably.

Requirements

Students in grades 7-11 are encouraged to register. No audition is required. 

Registration

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Watch the 2020 virtual film, Inside Voices: A film by Arena Stage's Voices of Now ensembles

 

 

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Hear from our Mead Ensemble directors about what you can expect from this season of Voices of Now.