One of the 2019 grants awarded by Norfolk Rotary Charities was to the Virginia Stage Company for the production of The Tempest. This creative offering included over one hundred local artists including appearances by Teens with a Purpose, Atumpan Edutainment, the Philippine Cultural Center School of Creative and Performing Arts, and those who have participated in Public Works theatre classes. The performance included music by Jake Hall. Norfolk State University Theater Company was a co-producer of the production.