WATCH: ‘Up with People’ Set To Take Stage at Eau Gallie High School March 16 and 17
By Space Coast Daily // March 12, 2018
Up with People Show Has Something For Everyone
SPACE COAST DAILY TV: One hundred five cast members from 20 countries arrive in Brevard for the Up With People performances taking place March 16 and 17 at Eau Gallie High.
BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – When the multinational cast of “Up with People” takes the stage at Eau Gallie High School in Brevard on Friday, March 16 at 8 p.m., and Saturday, March 17 at 7 p.m., audience members will find something for virtually every musical taste and interest.
Eau Gallie High school is located at 1400 Commodore Boulevard in Melbourne, Florida.
Tickets are $15 for students and $20 for adults – CLICK HERE to obtain tickets.
Best known for their high-energy, upbeat, family-friendly entertainment, the cast of 100 participants representing 20 countries will visit dozens of communities throughout the United States, Europe and Mexico on their five-month world tour.
For more than 50 years, the casts of Up with People have toured the globe performing for millions, including an unprecedented four Super Bowl halftime shows.
“Our newest production, Live On Tour, is designed to share our vision of a more hopeful, trusting and peaceful world.” explains Up with People Senior Vice President Eric Lentz.
“The show features entertaining pop medleys, international dances, and original UWP songs that will inspire people to make a positive difference in their communities.”
The live two-hour performance is a dynamic blend of featured soloists, full cast production numbers, fast-moving choreography and colorful costumes.
In addition to Brevard County, Up with People’s tour will include cities in the Southeast region of the US, Europe and Mexico.
In addition to their Super Bowl halftime appearances, casts have recently appeared at the 2007 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade and during the opening celebration of the Pasadena Tournament of Roses’ Rose Parade in 2008 and 2011, which was estimated to be seen by a television audience of more than 50 million.
Experiencing the show is not the only way to get involved.
Local youth between the ages of 17 and 29 can apply to travel in future programs. In recent years many Florida natives have traveled the world with Up with People, including Michael Roudebush who is traveling with the group right now.
Up with People’s visit to Brevard County is sponsored by Southeast Petro Distributors, Kars Petro, Health First, BP, BB&T, Exxon Mobil, Florida Today, Space Coast Daily, Clear Channel Outdoor and 98.5 The Beach Radio. The Children’s Hunger Project is the beneficiary of the show.
Up with People is a global education organization that empowers young people to be positive agents of change in their communities and the world.
Through our unique blend of music, social action, and international travel, we impact communities for the better while providing youth the knowledge and experience they need for today’s complex global environment.
For more than 50 years Up with People has been breaking down cultural barriers and enhancing understanding to help create a more hopeful, trusting and peaceful world.
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