At IMPACT Repertory Theatre Performance Company, young people use current events and their own personal experience as material to explore the issues facing young people in America. The Repertory company performs in front of over 25,000 people per year at venues ranging from the United Nations Headquarters, NYC's City Hall, hospitals, public schools as well as penitentiaries.
Members of the IMPACT Repertory team participate in the following programs:
Dance: Modern, Jazz, Traditional African, Hip-Hop and Ballet Movement: Martial Arts, Stage Combat, Stepping and Pantomime
Music: Voice, Composition, Keyboards, and Musical Theatre
Drama: Improvisation, Scene Study, Monologues, Performance and Audition Techniques
Leadership: Conflict Resolution, Human Rights Activism, Public Speaking, Drug Prevention, Career Planning, Community Organizing, Time Management and Personal Growth
Writing: Poetry, Songs, Essays, Short Stories, Plays and Movie Scripts
Impact Boot Camp
Prospective members experience a twelve-week intensive leadership training program to become members of IMPACT. Here they learn the fundamentals of leadership, service and public speaking. Impact Boot Camp trainees also learn the repertory performance material.
IMPACT Repertory Theatre Community Service Programs
IMPACT believes the first step of true leadership is service. Every year, our members visit nursing homes, participate in block clean ups and organize food drives to assist in the health of their community.
Vocals, Dance, Hip Hop, Drama, Spoken Word
Writing, Music, Drama, Poetry
Digital Arts Labs
Recording, Sound Engineering, Film Making
Tutoring and college preparation