WOW ACTS is a non-profit performing arts agency that relies on supporters in order to meet budgetary requirements to continue offering the highest quality educational and production events. As a registered public charity 501c3 organization, donors can deduct contributions they make to WOW ACTS, under IRS Section 170.  

Thank you for your consideration.

© 2023 by WOW ACTS

ABOUT US...

Founded by Tangie Beaty and Donna Johnson, WOW ACTS (Always Cultivating Talent), is a non-profit 501c3 performing arts and entertainment company, was formed in 2017 as the non-profit arm to WOW (Walking on Water) Productions, an inspirational entertainment company based in Columbia, SC.  

 

WOW Productions/WOW ACTS (WOW) has taken on the task to impact the community by presenting inspirational stage plays and entertainment that empower individuals to rebuild family values, effect change, encourage the lost and restore self-esteem. Since 2005, WOW has been performing stage plays, improv and dinner theaters within 9 cities and 3 states. Directing almost 1200 actors, WOW has held 125 performances in both stage and film projects in front of over 26,000 audience members.

 

WOW has been nominated as Best Theatre Production Company, Awarded Black Arts Jazz & Film Best Theatre Company in Atlanta and Best Stage Play Directors at the Kingdomwood Christian Film Festival. In addition to being affiliated with various associations such as SC Film Commission, SC Theater Association, Urban Playwrights United and more. 

 

WOW's aim is to be one of the leading performing arts organizations representing the African American community by building and becoming an interactive contributor to provide stories that impact and reflect Black culture. WOW ACTS fulfills its mission by:

  • Presenting innovative programming of the highest quality;

  • Utilizing local and upcoming artists who also share the desire to use the performing arts as a vehicle to make a difference in not only their surrounding communities but nationwide;

  • Assist actors, playwrights, producers, and directors by providing training, education, and opportunities to showcase their talents while enhancing their skills; and

  • Maintaining a financially sound organization to support its goals.  

 

Our programming includes thought-provoking productions and events with original works written by African American playwrights. The programming focuses on works that address a wide variety of issues that plague and represent our communities and that educate, challenge and enlighten both our audiences and our artists alike. 

 

 

WOW ACTS mission is to inspire, educate, encourage and empower artists to create positive and thought-provoking projects to make our communities more conscious and compassionate places.

 

WOW ACTS vision is to continue utilizing local and upcoming artists who also share the desire to use the performing arts as a vehicle to make a difference in not only their surrounding communities but nationwide.

 

WOW ACTS goal is to assist actors, playwrights, producers and directors by providing training, education and opportunities to showcase their talents while enhance their skills. 

OUR MISSION AND VISION

 

WHAT WE DO...

 

OUR TEAM

Tangie Brickhouse-Beaty
Executive Director
Josetra Robinson
Board Member
Marketing Director
shaniqka thomas
Board Member
Volunteer Coordination Director
Tamara finkbeiner
Board Member
Visual Communications  Director
Keisha Gibson
Board Member
Donna Johnson
Technical Director
dana bufford
Board Member
Artist Development Director
open
Board Member
Arischa frierson
Board Member
Internal Relations Director
open
Board Member
 

TESTIMONIALS

It was so wonderful and informative! A great place to learn and pursue your dreams!

Lacey Carr

Charlotte, NC

Excellent entertainment! Much love for bringing something like this to our area.

Ak Lorick

Irmo, SC

I am proud to know that Columbia has such a treasure in WOW Productions/WOW ACTs.

Dorothy Pearson

Columbia, SC

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

 

4 WAYS TO SUPPORT

BE A PHILANTHROPIST!

It was so wonderful and informative! A great place to learn and pursue your dreams!

Excellent entertainment! Much love for bringing something like this to our area.

I am proud to know that Columbia has such a treasure in WOW Productions/WOW ACTs.

Ak Lorick

Irmo, SC

Dorothy Pearson

Columbia, SC

I am proud to know that Columbia has such a treasure in WOW Productions/WOW ACTs.

CONTACT US

Our Address

10120 Two Notch Road, #343

Columbia, SC 29223

info@wowacts.org

Tel: 803.567.0198

Opening Hours

Monday – Friday:  4:00PM – 9:00PM

Wednesday: CLOSED

Saturday:  CLOSED

Sunday:  2:00PM - 8:00PM