Circle Up!

Youth Underground Ambassadors create and perform original theater that investigate social issues relevant to young people and our world through a series of interviews with the community. This past summer, that topic revolved around the Achievement Gap, and Circle Up! was born.

Production Team:
Playwright/Creator: Betsy Bard
Director: Vincent Ernest Siders
Stage Manager: Chopper Carter-Schelp
Guest Artist: Jamila Capitman

Central Square Theater
450 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge (Main Stage)
Saturday, February 18, 2017:  6:00 PM
Sunday, February 19, 2017:  4:00 PM

Touring Shows Open to the Public:

Cambridge Rindge and Latin School: Monday, March 20, 2017, 7:00 PM
Hibernian Hall: Thursday, March 23, 2017, 7:00 PM

Unitarian Church of Sharon: Sunday, March 26, 2017, 2:00 PM


The 2016-17 Ambassador Ensemble

Athena Baptiste

Ava Maag

Dre Young

Ellie Brelis

Jamila Capitman

Rachel Richter

Reggie Dennis

Rosie McInnes

Ryanna Dunn

Slava Tchoul

Sydney Grant

Trinidad Ramkissoon

Yaritsa Sanchez

Zay Pearson


For Touring information, please contact Education Manager Kortney Adams:


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