4th Annual ELEVATE  

The Seattle Theatre Group is seeking young black + brown artists from all backgrounds and experience levels to participate in 2024


Seeking spoken word artists, poets, creative writers, monologuist, songwriters, speech writers and more!


AGES: 14- 20  

  • Young Artists will work with local mentors 
  • Perform at The Neptune Theatre 
  • All participants receive a stipend for participating in the program and any additional performance 


  • Attend all scheduled rehearsals created by mentor   
  • Create a collaborative spoken word piece   
  • Block off June 11-13, 2024, for ON SITE rehearsals at The Neptune Theatre

Prospective Participant Information


Contact Information

Experience + Interest 
Please select all that apply:

ELEVATE Participants may have other opportunities to perform in STG events.
Select all opportunities you are interested in:

Prospective Participant Optional Demographics Questionnaire

ELEVATE serves diverse youth. For reporting purposes, it is helpful for prospective participants to self-identify in the following categories. Kindly write in what best describes you.


Please note that you will be expected to commit approximately an hour a week to the project virtually and/or in-person.
This could take place in the evening during the week or some time on the weekends. I acknowledge that we will be present for all rehearsal and will block off June 11-13, 2024. 
(Please keep in mind if you have a graduating senior, this is around graduation time) 

Seattle Theatre Group Education and Community Engagements 

is following organizational wide protocols. 

By accepting to participate in this program you are agreeing to follow STG’s safety protocols: