Bringing America's Schools to the Stage

Theatre Breakthrough provides a unique opportunity for school age children to witness a live performance at a professional theatre.

Aquila feels it is essential to empower these students with an appreciation of the necessity of theatre in American culture. The students see productions of classical plays and participate in talk-backs with members of the cast to expand their comprehension of the material, and also gain an experience in how to watch, appreciate and participate as an audience member at the theatre.

The only chance many areas get to see serious plays.
— The New York Times
Takes the classics off their pedestals and presents them as live action, flesh and blood adventures.
— Dramatics Magazine