American Performing Arts International (APAI) has invited Universal Academy’s theater program to be one of only twelve schools nationwide to travel with them and perform at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe in 2018.
Auditions will be held at our Coppell Camps, October 19th, 4-6 pm.
Who Can Audition: All talent is welcome to audition, however APAI has requested that we perform a musical that will comprise of singing, dancing and acting.
APAI has been searching for strong theater programs to join them on their 2018 performance tour to England and Scotland. So how do we get the funds for this trip? That’s easy – through the financial support of people like you. As a supporter of Universal Academy and the arts, we know you support promoting our students exploration of other cultures. Would you help us further our efforts with a tax deductible donation of $50 or more? With this donation, you will help finance the following:
16 Days in London and Edinburgh
August 2018 Trip Inclusions:
• Round-trip airfare
• Seven nights in London with accommodations & breakfast included
• Two West End shows
• Globe Theatre performance
• Guided bus tour of London
• Thames River cruise
• Eight days London tube pass
• Train from London to Edinburgh
• Seven nights in Edinburgh with accommodations & breakfast included
• Dress rehearsal at an APAI Fringe venue
• Three performances at an APAI Fringe venue
• Royal Edinburgh Tattoo tickets
• Guided bus tour of Edinburgh
• Full day excursion to Stirling Castle and Loch Lomond
• Edinburgh Festival Fringe registration fees
• Official Fringe program advertising
• Travel insurance
You can donate below. Please give us a call at (972) 393-5068 if you’d like additional information on trip. Thank you in advance. We appreciate your support.
About Universal Academy
Since its inception in 1998 with 157 students, LTTS Charter Schools Inc. dba Universal Academy has changed in many ways, but remains steadfastly committed to challenging today’s youth to aspire to their highest potential, and to inspire a life-long love of learning.
Today a vibrant learning community of over 2,000 students from 9 cultures, backgrounds and nationalities in grades prekindergarten through 12 is challenged by a rigorous core curriculum and innovative programs in 2 schools located in Irving and Coppell Texas. Students participate in learning opportunities in the classroom, on the stage, on the playing field and with colleges and universities, as well as non-profit and community groups, private schools and government agencies.
Universal Academy has a proven quality educational system. Our educators and support staff enthusiastically share the open-enrollment charter school’s mission to empower all students to take their place in the world as knowledgeable, competent responsible citizens.
Well-known for its award-winning programs, Universal Academy is a complete school of choice and is the only public school or charter school in the State of Texas currently including the Universal Knowledge in its academic arsenal. Universal Academy utilizes a problem-based learning approach and individualized instructional method successfully and is one of the few such models in the State. Universal Academy offers students and families a wide range of educational options including Visual and Performing Arts, English as a Second Language, Gifted Programs, and Special Education Programs.
Universal Academy’s athletic program provides an environment where students develop sports skills, physical fitness, teamwork, sportsmanship and respect for others that will prepare for success in their adult life. As team members, students are encouraged to face challenges, strive for excellence and become leaders.