Literature to Life®


“We Bring Books to Life!”

Through our unique combination of interactive theater, literature, and education, Literature to Life brings books to life – giving voice to words and inspiring young people to find their own voice.


Together, we can ignite a passion for learning that lasts a lifetime.




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What is Literature To Life®?

We know that books have the power to excite the imagination – to encourage free thought, critical thinking, and empathy for others. But more than ever, reading is being left behind. “I can’t relate. It’s boring,” they say.

On hundreds of stages and classrooms each year, lives are made richer by Literature to Life. Together, we can ignite a passion for learning that lasts a lifetime.

“This whole experience opened my eyes to the importance of knowledge and the importance of books and the importance of educating myself.” ~Samuel, age 14 from Flint, MI


Click here to learn more about
Literature to Life
®‘s History


Check out highlights from
Literature to Life
®, Fall 2013!

With In-school Residencies

Literature to Life Residency is an in-school experience created to improve the academic engagement and personal development of under-served students. Led by Master Teaching Artists, a series of sessions use high quality theatre, drama-in-education, and great literature to bring classroom content to life.

With Touring Performances

Literature to Life Stage Presentation is a verbatim theatrical adaptation of significant American literature brought to life by a professional actor. Presentations take place in partner presenting venues, libraries, auditoriums and classrooms across the country.

To preview the Spring 2013
Literature to Life®
Performances click here!


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