New to 4th Wall Theatre? Take a gander at these short clips below to help learn what our classes, performances, and day-to-day routine looks like. Hint: We emphasize empowerment, independence, and fun!
4th Wall Presenting on PBS’s Detroit Performs
4th Wall Theatre Company provides an outlet for an exceptional group of performing arts students. Episode 606/Segment 1. – July 2017
“These kid actors with special needs are getting standing ovations.” Full article can be found here. – March 2017
“Michigan theater company gives kids with disabilities a chance to shine on stage.” Co-Founders Katie & Annie discuss 4th Wall. Full article and audio can be found here. – February 2017
4th Wall Presenting at TEDxDetroit 2016
Co-founders Katie & Annie spoke at TEDxDetroit followed with a performance by the talented troupe from the Down Syndrome Guild. – October 2016
Lenawee Local News
Lenawee Intermediate School District gives a great two minute inside look to the average 4th Wall rehearsal. – May 2016
Our First Movie – Blooper Reel
With the help of the Down Syndrome Guild and BB Squad, we made our first film with our students. Here is our blooper reel. – March 2016
Mitch Albom Interview
Award winning reporter and writer, Mitch Albom, discovers how co-founders, Annie and Katie, started their company back in 2012. – October 2015
“Live in the D” Channel 4 Interview
This interview aired after the Mitch Albom piece allowing Chuck Gaidica and Tati Amare to explore the details of the company. – October 2015
Unlimited Potential: Believe It!
This video was made specifically for an event with the Down Syndrome Guild. It catalogs how the DSG and 4th Wall have each helped their group of students reach new heights. It’s a tear-jerker! – October 2015
4th Wall was asked to help bring Services to Enhance Potential’s (STEP) plant handbook to life via video. STEP consumers helped write and starred in the video. – September 2015
Fox 2 Detroit News Piece
Reporter Lee Thomas takes us behind the 4th wall to learn what happens during a 4th Wall Theatre rehearsal. – August 2014
What Does a 4th Wall Class Look Like?
In four minutes, learn what happens at every 4th Wall class and the positive impact it has on our students. – February 2014
We were honored to be interviewed on Celebrate Michigan, a local television show in Wayne County. Our students even got to perform! – March 2013