Log In

The premier one-stop website for live, interactive learning experiences. Live, interactive learning experiences.

Actors Company

a CILC Content Provider

Content provider's logo

The Actors Company offers original, engaging, historical and literary character-based shows. Our highly interactive programs support educational objectives in ELA, HSS & STE in schools, as well as life-long learning goals in community settings. Shows are presented in period costume, and adaptable to specific curricular, developmental, and scheduling needs. The Actors Company
also offers professional development workshops for performing artists. 


TAC was founded by J.T. Turner (SAG-AFTRA, AEA), an award-winning professional writer, actor, director, and educator, and is managed by Marci Diamond, M.P.A. (SAG-AFTRA, AEA), also a professional teaching artist/performer. They have extensive experience working with schools, universities, senior communities, theaters, museums, filmmakers, universities, corporate and government clients, and non-profits. 

2017-2018

 

Programs by Actors Company

Card image cap

The Adventures of Benjamin Franklin

Printer, Scientist, Author, Ambassador, Philanthropist, Patriot: Benjamin Franklin has been called "the First American".  In this interactive show,...

more

Card image cap

Will's World: All About the Bard

Will's World, All About The Bard. How does a glovemaker’s son, with just a few years of formal schooling, become the most famous writer and poet in...

more

Card image cap

A Visit with Aesop

A Visit with Aesop. The greatest storyteller in the world would like to visit with you!  Professional actor J.T. Turner as Aesop shares the story...

more

Card image cap

Washington Irving's The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

 Washington Irving's Legend of Sleepy Hollow. The Headless Horseman Rides Again! Professional actor J.T. Turner portrays Washington Irving telling...

more

Card image cap

Robert Frost, Light and Dark

Robert Frost, Light and Dark. Visit with American’s poet in his VT cabin, where he shares the stories of his life and work, along with some of his...

more

Card image cap

Charles Dickens in A Christmas Carol

Charles Dickens' A Christmas Carol: Witness the classic tale of A Christmas Carol come beautifully to life, as award-winning actor J.T. Turner...

more

Card image cap

Shakespeare's Ghost

What if William Shakespeare, famed playwright and poet has spent the last 400 years haunting theaters? And if he decided one day to speak with YOU?...

more

Card image cap

Introduction to Qigong

In this basic workshop, participants are introduced to simple, gentle exercises of Qigong, a 2,000 year old system from China that people around...

more

Card image cap

Tea with Mrs. Dickens

In "Tea with Mrs. Dickens", Catherine Hogarth Dickens welcomes you into the Dickens Family Home at Tavistock in December 1852. During your visit...

more

Card image cap

Traditional American Ghost Stories

<style type="text/css"> p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; font: 11.0px Helvetica; -webkit-text-stroke: #000000} span.s1...

more

More About This Provider

Type of Organization

Performing Arts

Contact

The Actors Company   theactorscompany@aol.com
34 Francis Street
Waltham MA 02451
781-710-3314
United States

https://www.jtturner.org/our-programs

Primary Disciplines

The programs of Actors Company cover:

Religion
Social Studies/History
Career Education
Language Arts/English
Performing Arts
Sciences
Character Education
Literacy
Writing
Reading
Professional Learning Community
Title I
Leadership