“Good natured, down-home fun.”  - The New York Times
About Us     Now Playing     Education    Funding     Work With Us    the Warehouse    Members Only    Subscribe    Contact Us../Now_Playing.html../Education.html../Funding.html../Work_With_Us.html../the_Warehouse.html../Members_Only.htmlhttp://groundupproductions.list-manage.com/subscribe?u=7eb6b6163605e0e6735429949&id=00a9f8b35d../Contact_Us.htmlshapeimage_4_link_0shapeimage_4_link_1shapeimage_4_link_2shapeimage_4_link_3shapeimage_4_link_4shapeimage_4_link_5shapeimage_4_link_6shapeimage_4_link_7
Giving Back
Mission        History        Past Seasons       Company Members        Outreach        News        Supporters../About__Mission.html../About__History.html../About__Production_History.html../About__Company_Members.htmlAbout__Outreach.html../About__News.html../About__Supporters.htmlshapeimage_6_link_0shapeimage_6_link_1shapeimage_6_link_2shapeimage_6_link_3shapeimage_6_link_4shapeimage_6_link_5shapeimage_6_link_6


**New This Year… New Classes, and a Staged Reading of a New Play

by Undergraduate, Catya McMullen, Auditioned, and Cast with Undergraduates.**


  1. August 30th-September 6th- Master Classes at UNC include Auditioning for a Drama, Auditioning for a Musical, Acting as a

  2.             Business, Directing, and Production: From Script to Stage.

  3. September 2nd- Undergraduate Auditions for Catya McMullen’s THE COLLECTIVE

  4. September 3rd and 4th- Rehearsals with undergraduates for THE COLLECTIVE reading.

  5. September 5th- THE COLLECTIVE, staged reading, produced and cast with undergraduates, and directed by Ground UP’s

  6.             Artistic Director, Kate Middleton.


  1. August-December 2007- The UNC Burch Fellowship Program in NYC.  Ground UP mentors

  2.             finals projects, aids internships, and teaches master classes.

  3. December 2007- Kate Middleton casts and rehearses UNC undergrads in NYC, for an

  4.             upcoming production of Naomi Wallace’s THE TRESTLE AT POPE LICK CREEK.

  5. January 8th-14th, 2008- Production of THE TRESTLE AT POPE LICK CREEK, Bingham Hall,

  6.             UNC-Chapel Hill. Sold out house, rave reviews, and multiple nominations from The

  7.             Indy’s Best of 2008, including “Best Acting”, and “Best Direction-Kate Middleton”.


  1. Ground UP rehearses for JACK AND JILL, A ROMANCE, by Jane Martin in NYC.

  2. August 26th- September 2nd- Ground UP’s first residency at UNC- Chapel Hill. Master classes

  3.             include: Acting as a Business, Headshots and Resumes, and What to do for Money?

  4.             Tech rehearsal in the Kenan Theatre for a weekend production.

  5. August 30th-Sept 1st- JACK AND JILL, A ROMANCE is produced in the Kenan Theatre by

  6.             Ground UP Productions, met with rave reviews, and nominated for The Indy’s Best of

  7.             2007 Awards in “Best Acting”, “Best Directing”, and “Best Production”.