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Inclusive Theatre Companies


20th of August 2019

Actor Spotlight: Kelly DeRoy

Kelly DeRoy is a 34-year-old actor from Arlington, VA, and has been with ArtStream for nine years. She loved performing in elementary school and with the Rainbow Company when she was younger. Kelly works at the Fairfax Government Employee Day Care Center. She loves going out with her friends at L’Arche and traveling with her…


3rd of June 2019

Working Woman: Emilia O’Connor and ArtStream teach ‘theatre for an inclusive world’

by Alison Starling/ABC7Friday, May 24th 2019 CHEVY CHASE, Md. (ABC7) — ArtStream teaches live theatre and music to more than 1,200 students with disabilities every year, helping with self-confidence, social skills and much more. But it’s their big performances on stage that ArtStream is known for and that co-founder and teacher Emilia O’Connor is the most proud of. “We…


3rd of May 2019

Performers, playwrights with disabilities find a home at ArtStream – The Sentinel Review

Performers, playwrights with disabilities find a home at ArtStream BARBARA TRAININ BLANK Theaters seek to reach out to underserved audiences. ArtStream, Inc., reaches out to potential actors and playwrights who might lack opportunities elsewhere. Founded in 2005, the nonprofit organization teaches communication and social skills through participation in the performing arts for individuals with IDDA…


27th of March 2019

Inclusive Theater Troupe Brings Two Shows to Local Stage

Inclusive-theater troupe brings two shows to local stage by SCOTT McCAFFREY, Sun Gazette Newspapers A family painting – loved by some, reviled by others – goes missing in a British manor house. To crack the case, some bumptious police investigators are brought in, while the servants (under suspicion themselves) pool their meager savings to hire…


17th of October 2018

“Inclusive arts group’s success spans both sides of Potomac River” – Gala Review

The ArtStream Eighth Annual Gala was a huge success! You can read more about the evening at insidenova.com.


8th of March 2018

“The goal is transporting people.”

An interview with Lighting Designer Rob Siler We love our tech crews! We are grateful for the opportunity to learn more about what goes on behind the scenes. Rob’s work with ArtStream can be seen in Must Love Music and WXYZ, March 15-24, 2018 at the Richard Kauffman Auditorium in Alexandria, VA. A phone interview held February…


15th of October 2008

The Washington Times Brainstorms with the Arlington Inclusive Company

The Washington Times stopped by an early, brainstorming rehearsal with the Arlington Inclusive Theatre Company for their article “Acting for Expression.” “Acting makes me realize anything is possible.” – Actor Casey Hammeke