Scary Stories to Save Your Life

Scary Stories to Save Your Life

AFYT presents
Scary Stories To Save Your Life
July 14- July 22  |  The Center on Halsted

Need an antidote for your increased anxiety? The award-winning About Face Youth Theatre presents an original horror play that will shock you right back into your senses.

In a world of disappearing protections and increased violence against LGBTQ+ youth across the country, AFYT is serving up a collection of real life stories of survival, resistance, and victory against the dark side.

Tickets: $20 | Purchase here.
However, no one will be turned away due to lack of funds.
You may enter a pay-what-you-can amount at checkout.


Meet the artistic team of Scary Stories to Save Your Life!

Director: Donny Acosta (he/him/his) is a queer performance artist from Orange County, California. He started working with About Face as a youth ensemble member and a member of the Youth Task Force. He has devised and performed his work all over the city including the Museum of Contemporary Art, Stage 773, the Abbie Hoffman Died for your Sins Theatre Festival, and Salonathon. He is a proud ensemble member of the Drinking and Writing Theatre and artistic associate of the Wild Atlas Theatre Company.