Anti-Bullying Impact Project Is Important Part Of Theatre’s Vision


Only 20-30% of students who are bullied tell adults or authorities.

Approximately 30% of young people admit to bullying others.

The most common types of bullying are verbal and social.

20% of students ages 12-18 experience bullying.

Most bullying happens in middle school.

70.6% of young people say they have seen bullying in their schools.

41% of school staff witness bullying once a week or more.

15% of students ages 12-18 were bullied online or by text.

29.3% of middle school students have experienced bullying in the classroom.

29.2% of middle school students have been hit, slapped, or kicked by bullies.

Adults often don’t know how to respond when they recognize bullying.

When bystanders intervene, bullying stops within 10 seconds 57% of the time.

RESOURCES – Text HOME to 741741 from anywhere in the USA to text with a trained Crisis Counselor.

AZ Teen Helpline: 602-248-8336 (TEEN)

‘La Cage aux Folles’ cast members to perform at One Community Block Party for Equality!

Kick off the New Year with us at the ONE Community Block Party for Equality!

Held on 4th Avenue south of Van Buren in partnership with Downtown Phoenix, Inc. & The Van Buren, this will be THE celebration to kick off the New Year!

This family friendly event will bring together the diverse LGBTQ and allied community members and Arizonans from around the state to connect with companies and organizations of every kind who support and promote diversity, inclusion and equality for all Arizonans.

In partnership with the Arizona Craft Brewers Guild and the Arizona Restaurant Association, the ONE Community Block Party for Equality will be a first-class tasting event as well as featuring fabulous entertainment throughout the day.

Participating Breweries include Arizona Wilderness Brewing Co, Barrio Brewing Co., Four Peaks Brewing Co., Huss Brewing Company, Mother Road Beer, OHSO Brewery- Arcadia, That Brewery & Pub and more!

Arizona Broadway Theatre and the Herberger Theater Center will lead a panel on the importance of inclusion in the arts and in our state. You won’t want to miss the cast of La Cage aux Folles performing “We Are What We Are!”

Arizona Theatre Company will also perform highlights from their 2019-2020 season — songs of lives drawn outside the lines, bending boundaries, defying gender and in the spotlight.

And, Arizona Opera singers will perform the greatest moments from the hit La Boheme.

Sip, nibble, interact and engage with Arizona’s best LGBTQ inclusive businesses and organizations at the ONE Community Block Party for Equality!

When: Saturday, January 11th, 12:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Where: The Van Buren | 401 West Van Buren Street | Phoenix