For 22 years, we have helped prisoners, former prisoners, and incarcerated youth build Second Acts through engagement with the arts.
Going Home, Pacific, MO — RSVP Closed - 130 Public Guests!
Rejection, peer pressure, and homelessness are a few of the challenges prisoners face upon returning home. Experience firsthand how PPA utilizes creative writing, improvisation, and teamwork exercises to help inmates reflect on their past and prepare for a positive future.
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You're Invited — RSVP Now for the Youth Winter Showcase 12/18 @7pm
This time of year can be particularly difficult for the youth at the St. Louis City Juvenile Detention Center, so we’re pleased to celebrate the young people’s talents and our gifted teaching artists at the 2013 Winter Showcase: Stories of Home.
Giving Back — PPA's Alumni Theatre Company Hits the Stage
The ATC shows no signs of slowing in 2013, with community performances in Shake38, the Greater St. Louis Humanities Festival, PPA's 8th Annual Birthday Bash, and Grand Center's Theatre Crawl. Formerly incarcerated, these individuals are breaking down social barriers and connecting with the community.