Gay Men's Chorus of Los Angeles' it gets better Residency
Featuring special guests...Lincoln High Concert Chorale
April 18th | 7:30 | Lied Center Main Stage
Adults $18 | Non-UNL Students $9
Free to UNL Faculty/Staff/StudentsBuy tickets here!
The It Gets Better Project™ was launched in September 2010, when Dan Savage uploaded the first it gets better video to YouTube, igniting a worldwide response. The team at the It Gets Better Project is now excited to partner with the Gay Men's Chorus of Los Angeles and Speak Theater Arts to bring to the stage a message of hope for young people subjected to bullying.
It Gets Better Project Journey
Monday, April 14 from 12-1pm in the Lied Commons
Free and Open to the public. Lunch provided!
Participants must RSVP.
Company members will conduct a multimedia journey through the brief but powerful history of the It Gets Better Project, including a detailed discussion of the development of the live stage work, it gets better. Artists will share their personal stories and offer reflections about the mission of It Gets Better-including experiences on the road with the production. It will address some of the controversy about the It Gets Better Project and challenge the audience to reflect on the next steps in the journey to create a safe, supportive climate for all young people.