Grand Island, NE—Multinational cast of Up with People will perform their newest production, Live On Tour, at the Nebraska State Fair on Saturday, September 1, at 7:30pm. Reserved seat tickets will go on sale tomorrow, Friday, March 23, at 10am. Tickets are $6, plus gate, and are available at the Heartland Events Center Box office or at Etix.com. The performance will be inside the Heartland Event Center.
For over 50 years, Up with People has used music to bring a message of hope, peace, and understanding to communities around the world. In the week leading up to their performance, the cast of 100 participants, representing 20 countries, will provide leadership and cultural programming at the Nebraska State Fair, and will take part in community service projects throughout Grand Island.
Chelsey Jungck, the fair’s events and entertainment director said, “Up with People is an amazing group that we’re excited to work with this year.” She continued, “Their mission is to bring the world together through service and music and they’ll demonstrate both of those while in Grand Island.”
Cast members will also be staying with local host families. Beginning in July, Up with People will be recruiting families to host international cast members during their stay and impact in Grand Island. Jungck said that local non-profits and any other organizations looking for volunteers between August 26 and September 3 can contact Kayla Crowder at (308)385-3978 for more information.
Up with People
Saturday, September 1, 2018 at 7:30pm
Tickets: $6 plus gate at Etix.com or at the Heartland Events Center box office.
More info: StateFair.org or upwithpeople.org/GrandIsland