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Shakespeare for All in Gaithersburg

May 15, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm EDT

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Weekly on Tuesdays
two actors, a man and a woman, rehearsing their lines for a performance.

Act out the most beloved verses in the English canon with understanding, intent, and action.

Dates: Tuesdays, May 15 – July 3, 2018
Instructor: Nicolette Stearns
Tuition: $280 for eight weeks

What will we learn?

  • Poetry rhythms
  • Practicing new words
  • Reading scripts and memorizing lines
  • Acting with gestures

Not sure if Shakespeare is right for you? Check out our Shakespeare sample exercises »

Who should register?

This class is designed for adults (18+) with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) — including autism — and other social and behavioral needs. Participants should be able to function in groups of up to 30 people with 1:4 staffing; independently meet self-care needs; follow directions; and demonstrate respectful, safe behavior at all times.

Are classrooms accessible?

All classes are held at locations easy to access by bus, metro, or MetroAccess. Venues are selected to accommodate wheelchairs and other mobility equipment.

What if I cannot afford tuition?

ArtStream services are eligible for LISS and respite funding and ArtStream students are eligible to pay in installments or receive tuition assistance. Check your preferred payment option when you register and the office will follow up to confirm.


May 15, 2018
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Casey Community Center
810 S Frederick Ave
Gaithersburg, 20877 United States
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