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Dance Moms!

The cast of it gets bet­ter col­lab­o­rated with the team at the hit show Dance Moms to per­form the orig­i­nal song “Run, Run, Run”. This song was writ­ten by Morten Kier and Sascha Dupont and is per­formed in the stage pro­duc­tion of it gets bet­ter.

The it gets bet­ter Tour trav­els around the coun­try to com­mu­ni­ties nation­wide and pro­duces a week of edu­ca­tional work­shops cul­mi­nat­ing in a mov­ing musi­cal the­ater per­for­mance. The stage show brings to life real-life sto­ries from les­bian, gay, trans­gen­der, gen­derqueer and straight allies from across Amer­ica and infuses them with dynamic musi­cal numbers.

Appleton, Wisconsin (Spring 2015)

TV Interview (Jason and Billy) at CW14 TV Now
http://cw14online.com/2015/02/17/it-gets-better-brings-support-to-fox-cities-pac/

Post Crescent Article on Show Coming to Appleton
http://www.postcrescent.com/story/life/2015/02/14/gets-better-puts-spotlight-bullying/23362639/

Post Crescent Article on the It Gets Better school program  with an excellent short video
http://post.cr/1Emm6iL

Appleton TV Interview (Jason and Billy) Wisconsin CW station
http://cw14online.com/2015/02/17/it-gets-better-brings-support-to-fox-cities-pac/


Athens, OH (Spring 2015)

WOUB Public Media (NPR)
http://woub.org/2015/02/12/it-gets-better-visits-ou-performance-local-outreach

A Post Show Review:
http://www.thepostathens.com/culture/it-gets-better-performance-brings-emotional-narratives-to-memaud/article_0bc2652c-b320-11e4-8aeb-37f569b13c47.html


Philadelphia, PA (Fall 2014)

G Philly
http://www.phillymag.com/g-philly/2014/11/10/photos-gets-better-concert-kimmel-center/#gallery-1-20

Philadelphia Young Playwrights
http://www.phillyyoungplaywrights.org/blog/the-it-gets-better-workshop-was-quite-an-eye-opener-for-me


Houston, TX (Spring 2014)

Broadway World – Houston
http://www.broadwayworld.com/houston/article/Musical-IT-GETS-BETTER-Will-Make-Houston-Debut-at-SPAs-Jones-Hall-Today-20140501#.U3pQcvb7BIs

e-Wallstreeter.com
http://ewallstreeter.com/musical-it-gets-better-makes-houston-debut-at-spa-s-jones-hall-tonight-5961


Milwaukee, WI (Spring 2014)

Wisconsin Gazette
http://www.wisconsingazette.com/on-stage/it-gets-better-brings-message-of-hope-to-marcus-center.html

Kathleen Dunn radio show – a one hour interview with Liesel Reinhardt 1 hour interview
http://www.wpr.org/shows/it-gets-better-tour-comes-milwaukee

The Journal Sentinal – Milwaukee
http://www.jsonline.com/entertainment/arts/it-gets-better-sends-a-message-to-young-people-b99209553z1-246776261.html

Examiner.com
http://www.examiner.com/article/it-gets-better-entertains-while-addressing-bullying-epidemic


Oxford, OH (Fall 2013)

http://www.itgetsbettertour.org/igb/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/Brian-Revalee-Oxford-Press-IGB.pdf



Whitewater, WI (Fall 2013)

Royal Purple News
http://royalpurplenews.com/?p=12075&utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=anti-bullying-is-focus-of-it-gets-better


Ogden, UT (Fall 2013)

Ogden Standard Examiner
http://www.standard.net/frontpage/2013/10/09/WSU-forum-sheds-light-on-effects-of-bullying-kids-who-come-out-as-gay.html

The Advocate
http://www.advocate.com/arts-entertainment/hot-sheet/2013/10/04/hot-sheet-october-4-2013?page=0,7

Utah’s Daily Herald (Calendar Listing)
http://www.heraldextra.com/entertainment/arts-and-theatre/theater-and-arts-listings-for-thursday-oct/ article_49fc5a3f-c31b-549b-8783-99239ec2784b.html

Effie Magazine
http://effiemagazine.com/news-desk/gmcla-takes-it-gets-better-stage-show-to-utah-beyond/

QueerMeUp
http://queermeup.com/culture-2/gay-mens-chorus-of-los-angeles-boldly-reaches-out-to-utah-youth-with-october-11th-engagement%E2%80%8F/

This Show Is So Gay (Interview with Sacha Sacket)
http://thisshowissogay.com/node/572


Lawrence, KS (Fall 2013)

https://twitter.com/WBCFliers/status/302263535671595009/photo/1