Up with People’s latest production, The Journey will celebrate the 50th anniversary of Up with People, while acknowledging that UWP’s mission is an ongoing journey, and is as relevant in 2017 as it was in 1965.
The show will feature historical highlights from throughout Up with People’s existence: from the 1960’s to the new millennium along with short pop medleys from each era, and a medley of iconic UWP international dances. Original UWP songs will introduce timeless themes, and include messages of hope, movement, peace, and an overriding sense of motivation to go out and make a positive change in the world.Up with People's visit to Orange County is presented by National Hydrocephalus Foundation and the Kiwanis Clubs of Orange County. All show proceeds benefit Children's Hospital of Orange County (CHOC).
Since 1964, CHOC Children's has been steadfastly committed to providing the highest quality medical care to children. Affiliated with the University of California, Irvine, our regional pediatric healthcare network includes a state-of-the-art 279-bed main hospital facility in the City of Orange, and a hospital-within-a-hospital in Mission Viejo. CHOC also offers many primary and specialty care clinics, more than 100 additional programs and services, a pediatric residency program, and four centers of excellence - The CHOC Children's Heart, Neuroscience, Orthopaedic, and Hyundai Cancer Institutes.