Peter Pan logo with a silhouette of Peter Pan flying through a starry sky.

Teaching Artist Aaron Fiskradatz directs the Lakeshore Theatre Players summer camp adaptation of Peter Pan.


Our Teaching Artists and Staff are involved in a wide range of professional projects outside of their work with Upstream Arts. Each month, we post opportunities to see their performances, exhibitions, and other events around the Twin Cities and beyond. Click on the links below to learn more.

Tena May Gallivan is performing in the raucous comedy Red Herring at Theatre In The Round from July 7 to July 30. This farce encompasses McCarthyism, Russian spies and the FBI, so there is something in there for everybody. For tickets, see:

Starting July 26 at Lakeshore Players Theatre in White Bear Lake, Aaron Fiskradatz directs an original adaptation of Peter Pan. Written, rehearsed, and built by students grades 6-12, this is the culmination of a month-long summer camp. Tickets are $12, or $10 for students and seniors.  Lakeshore’s Box Office can be reached at (651) 429-5674 from noon to 5:00 Tuesday-Friday, or at anytime.

This month Lindsey Samples will be birthing the baby that she created. That’s her summer project.

Norah Long is understudying several roles at the Guthrie in Sunday in the Park with George, teaching a few summer lessons, and is still weekly soloist at St. Philip the Deacon ELCA Church in Plymouth — so, enjoying a very easy summer! (Really. This is the lightest it’s been in years!)

Nikki Abramson has a show in the Fringe Festival called Beyond Limits. It’s her story of overcoming challenges, showing at the Ritz Theater Studio from August 3 to August 13 at varying times.