Who we Are

Founded in 2005, ArtStream is based in Silver Spring, Maryland and holds programming throughout the Greater Washington DC Metro region.

ArtStream's Mission: Through collaborative performance and lifelong learning opportunities, people with intellectual and developmental disabilities gain the skills and confidence to engage with the world.

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Think on Your Feet in Silver Spring

11 July 2017

Super Social Saturday in Germantown – Drumming

5 August 2017

How You Can Help

We are grateful for your generosity in any form! There are many ways to make a difference for ArtStream.

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Save the Date: Thursday, October 5, 2017


"She's dramatic! I'm a dramatic character."

ArtStream actor Rachel Williams was interviewed about her role in Lasagnawood. Performances June 22-25. Tickets, Read More.

"One of the best" community-based nonprofits

ArtStream is proud to be included in 2017-2018 Catalogue for Philanthropy: Greater Washington as "one, Read More.

Strategic Plan Priorities: 2017-2019

Thank you to the 76 family members, participants, teaching artists, and volunteers who completed ArtStream’s, Read More.

Not Your Average Joe's Fundraiser - Every Wednesday in June

Have a fun night out to support ArtStream! Present this certificate (printed or digital) to, Read More.

"Inclusive-theater troupe gives audiences reason to cheer"

Thanks to Scott McCaffrey with The Arlington Connection for writing this great article about the, Read More.

"ArtStream gives people a sense of belonging in a beautiful way."

In a guest post, volunteer mentor Nick Gillespie talks about the friendships he's made with, Read More.

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A short documentary video produced by Docs In Progress' Documenting The Arts Workshop students Kathleen Mallaney, Lisa Martin, and Patricia Woolsey. The video profiles ArtStream, a DC-area nonprofit whose mission is to create artistic opportunities for individuals in communities traditionally underserved by the arts.