Program Two: Professional Development workshops with a spirited, enlightening hands-on approach for educators, paraprofessionals, aides, therapists, administrators, parents, caregivers, student teachers, teaching artists, advocates, and other interested organizations, inclusive of empowered people with disabilities! We utilize Universal Design for Learning (UDL).
Program Three: Improvisational Theatre Performances with participation, ages 10 to adult
Program Four: Original Award-Winning, Orchestral Music Videos that showcase artists with and without disabilities:
- Two of these videos have been honored by VSA, a Program of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, and selected to be part of their International Digital Arts Festival, "40 Days Around the World," celebrating the 40th anniversary of VSA, founded by Ambassador Jean Kennedy Smith. This festival also celebrates the 25th anniversary of the landmark Americans with Disabilities Act.
- In addition, we have a LIVE educational component that we can bring to your site. The imaginative music videos and informative, live presentation are about The Father of American Landscape Architecture, Frederick Law Olmsted, the fascinating story behind his success, and America's parks over the centuries. For ages 12+
Program Five: Interactive Multiple Intelligences workshops with a lively, instructive hands-on approach for educators, paraprofessionals, aides, therapists, administrators, parents, caregivers, student teachers, teaching artists, advocates, and all other interested organizations, inclusive of empowered people with disabilities. Multiple Intelligences theory, both creatively interactive and didactic, permeates everything we do.
“I certainly believe that theater involves a multiplicity of intelligences ....” Dr. Howard Gardner, Author of Frames of Mind:
The Theory of Multiple Intelligences
Additionally, we present a new book: Disability Theatre from the InsideOut by Ruth Bieber and contributing author Leslie Fanelli. This engaging tome is about the emerging field of theatre created by artists with disabilities, jubilantly showcasing artists with disabilities ... presented to all populations.
Original scripts included.
In all we do, we celebrate The Arts and Disability. Nothing about us without us!