Convene advisory board, youth leadership team.
Launch with press conference, begin listening phase.
Continue listening phase, collecting stories from youth in varied forums.
Review listening phase material. Hire directors.
December 2019 - April 2020
Write the script and music with youth.
Postponement of the Listen Up Project due to COVID-19
Launch the Listen Up Lab, continue writing script and music for the show.
Reach out with marketing and programming through social media, sponsors and schools.
Finish script and music, hold statewide auditions.
3-week rehearsal intensive in August
Listen Up musical!