"The non-profit 5th Avenue Theatre is the nation's premier incubator for new musical theater... In addition to its main stage productions, The 5th Avenue Theatre is also committed to encouraging the next generation of theatergoers through its extensive educational outreach programs... The Rising Star Project welcomes a remarkable team of teenagers into the our theater to remount a full-length musical on our historic stage. Beyond being entirely student-performed [the Rising Star Project is] run by a student technical crew and supported by a team of students who have taken on roles in the marketing, development, producing, creative and casting departments. All participants are trained and mentored by dedicated theater professionals at The 5th Avenue Theatre. "
quote pulled from the 5th Ave's website, read more here
In the fall of my senior year of high school I was a member of the marketing team for the 5th Avenue Theatre's Rising Star Project. As a member of this team, my responsibilites included:
Working with Tessitura Software
Writing the final press release, which was picked up by Seattle's Child