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8th of August 2012

Non-Profit of the Month with Leadership Montgomery

ArtStream has been chosen as Non-Profit of the Month with Leadership Montgomery!   Leadership Montgomery is a fantastic education and networking resource for community leaders in Montgomery County. ArtStreamers who have completed the LM course include Co-Founder Nicolette Stearns (Class of ’10) and Keith Levchenko (Class of ’08). We are proud to have LM getting…


30th of July 2012

Aisha Salem on Comcast Newsmakers

Aisha Salem, ArtStream’s Chair of the Board of Directors and a volunteer with Arlington Inclusive Company B, will be on Comcast Newsmakers throughout August! Aisha discusses Inclusive Theatre Companies, Allies in the Arts, and our upcoming 3rd Annual Gala! You can also view this interview at www.comcastnewsmakers.com. Thanks to Aisha for promoting ArtStream! This segment…


25th of July 2012

NDSC Conference – Congrats Brendan, Casey and Nicolette

ArtStream Inclusive Actors and Self-Advocates Brendan and Casey Hammeke led a presentation at the 40th Annual National Down Syndrome Congress (NDSC) Convention in Washington, DC.  ArtStream Co-Founder Nicolette Stearns acted as support for the presentation. The presentation, “Life Imitating Theatre or Theatre Imitating Life? Which is Which?” included creative performance opportunities, plans for going through life with…


9th of July 2012

ArtStream Awarded 2nd Consecutive Grant from MSAC

For the second consecutive grant cycle, ArtStream has been awarded a grant from the Maryland State Arts Council to support our general operations. The Maryland State Arts Council is an agency dedicated to cultivating a vibrant cultural community where the arts thrive. An agency of the Department of Business & Economic Development, the MSAC provides…


19th of June 2012

Thanks for Joining Us – Gaithersburg Inclusive

Check out these fantastic shots from dress rehearsal of the Gaithersburg Incluive Companies’ 2012 productions view photos from All Hands On Deck: A Topsy Turvy Trip. view photos from Diary, She Wrote… Mystery, Music and Mayhem on the Bayou. Thanks to Alwyn Wagner for joining us and taking these great shots. ArtStream’s Gaithersburg Inclusive Companies have been…


12th of June 2012

2012 Quality of Life Grant

ArtStream is the proud recipient of a 2012 Quality of Life Grant from The Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation. Quality of Life Grants, conceived by the late Dana Reeve, are awarded to programs that improve the daily lives of individuals living with physical disabilities, including paralysis. The Reeve Foundation also gives special consideration to non-profit organizations…


5th of June 2012

Comcast Newsmakers with Ermyn King

ArtStream Director of Hospital and Hospice Programs Ermyn King joined Comcast Newsmakers to discuss Allies in the Arts, Interactive Storytelling and the importance of the Arts in Healing.  This segment was produced as part of an In-Kind Media Sponsorship of ArtStream’s 3rd Annual Gala. This segment ran in June 2012 on Comcast’s Headline News Network.


29th of May 2012

Disabled American Veterans (DAV) Charitable Service Trust Grant

The Disabled American Veterans (DAV) Charitable Service Trust has awarded a grant to support ArtStream’s Allies in the Arts Artists-in-Residence Project at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center (WRNMMC). The DAV Charitable Service Trust supports physical and psychological rehabilitation programs aimed at some of America’s veterans who are profoundly disabled, meets the special needs of veterans with…


8th of May 2012

ArtStream Volunteer Named in “Top Teens”

ArtStream volunteer Sasha Berger was named in Bethesda Magazine’s 2012 “Top Teens” in their March-April issue. Sasha shares her experience with ArtStream and her plans for the future. [ArtStream] Director of Operations, Jennie Lutz has noted…, “Not only is Sasha an incredible performer on her own, but she knows what it means to give others…


26th of April 2012

Everyone Is a Star

Read The Gazette’s profile on inclusive theatre and ArtStream actor Brian Blumenrich. “Everyone is a star at ArtStream“ “Last year, Brian Blumenrich’s on stage character provided some comic relief, but this year he knew he wanted to be a little bad.”– Cody Calamaio, The Gazette Please join us for The Curious Dream and Back to…