Collins at The Playhouse

Two one-man shows on Saturday (thanks to snow)

Nov 16, 2018
Tim Collins

Belfast — Award-winning actor, educator and former Belfast resident Tim Collins will perform two of his solo shows, addressing sexual assault prevention; and bullying prevention, Friday and Saturday night, Nov. 16 and 17, at The Playhouse, 107 Church St.

Friday’s show, “Standing By, Standing Up,” will begin at 6:30 p.m. Saturday’s Show, “The Script,” starts at 7 p.m. Both performances are followed by a post-show discussion. Tickets are $10. FRIDAY'S SHOW IS POSTPONED TO 5:30 PM SATURDAY, DUE TO SNOW!

Collins is a three-time winner of the city's <15 Minute Festival and is a longtime colleague of Belfast theater director and activist Larraine Elizabeth Brown. His one-man shows for violence prevention have entertained and educated audiences at schools, universities, libraries and other social agencies since 2000.

“Standing By, Standing Up,” about bullying and cyberbullying prevention and bystander intervention, is intended for third through eighth graders, parents and educators. “The Script,” about sexual assault prevention, consent and toxic masculinity, is intended for 11th and 12th graders, college students, parents and educators.

Collins has performed for more than a half a million students and educators around the country. The two-time winner in the NYC United Solo Theater Festival is a published playwright and has appeared on YNN News and NPR.

For more information about the shows, visit The Playhouse has limited seating; to reserve tickets, call (314) 651-2078 or send email to Tickets will be available at the box office an hour before the performances begin.

Courier Publications’ A&E Editor Dagney C. Ernest can be reached at (207) 594-4401, ext. 115; or

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