Tuesday, March 12, 2013
The students will stay in Roswell for the week.
Approximately 120 students from 20 different countries arrived in Roswell yesterday, Monday, March 11, for the Up With People tour. The students arrived at the Roswell Cultural Arts Center where they met their new host families - local residents who will open their homes for a week to share a great experience. During the week of March 11-18 the cast will be doing community service with several local organizations and perform a show at Roswell High School on March 15 at 7 p.m. and on March 16 at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Ticket proceeds will benefit North Fulton Community Charities. You can buy tickets at www.upwithpeople.org/NorthAtlanta. For more information call 303-515-1545.
Sunday, March 10, 2013
The group will spend a week in the city before departing on a European tour.
After traveling for five weeks throughout Florida and Georgia, 120 students from 20 different countries will finally arrive in Roswell on Monday, March 11, to meet their host local families, including several from the Roswell Rotary. Students will spend a week in Roswell volunteering locally at organizations like North Fulton Community Charities, Homestretch and Foster Care Support Foundation. They will also learn about the region, meet with local leaders and put on several performances. It will be the final stop for Up With People in the US before they depart for a nine week tour throughout Europe. For more information about the program in Roswell visit the website. You may also view a program overview or a show overview on YouTube. For …
Thursday, February 14, 2013
The organization, which produces high-energy entertainment, is seeking host homes in the city for its multinational cast.
The multinational cast of Up with People is headed to Roswell next month. Up with People (UWP), which has toured to 38 countries around the world during the last 47-years, has announced that Roswell will be a stop on their 2013 tour, according to recent information sent to Roswell Patch. Best known for their high-energy, upbeat, family-friendly entertainment, the cast of 120 participants representing 20 countries will participate in UWP’s international global education program for young adults, the organization says. For over 45 years, the casts of Up with People have toured the globe performing for millions, including an unprecedented four Super Bowl halftime shows. On Jan. 1, 2011, Up with People produced and performed the opening …