ArtStream, Inc.


16th of December 2015

Connecting Our Community

We’re so proud to have Terrel and Nicolette spreading the word about ArtStream! Watch on YouTube » “[Nicolette] helped me to do my art better. I took that – which she helped me with – and put it up on the stage. I did that for a couple of years and I found out that…

22nd of October 2015

Feature in Bethesda Magazine’s Guide to Giving

Thanks to our friends from Bethesda Magazine for featuring ArtStream in their annual Guide to Giving. SPOTLIGHT: ARTSTREAM During the last session of a series of four comedy classes offered in July, 10 adults with cognitive disabilities were beaming as they stood in front of their family and friends at the Round House Theatre Education…

11th of August 2015

“The Inclusive Arts” in Montgomery Magazine

We’re proud of this great story in Montgomery Magazine’s September/August 2015 issue! “All of us saw the power of the arts,” [Co-Founder, Patricia] Woolsey says, “and we wanted to use (the arts) to move society forward in some way.” [Volunteer mentor, Akilah] Hartgrove enthusiastically described her work as a combination acting coach/stage manager/traffic cop and…

15th of June 2015

A Quick 5 with Patricia Woolsey

A Quick 5 with Patricia Woolsey Thanks to Elliot Lanes who, in addition to writing this interview, serves as our Stage Manager, Lighting Designer and Sound Designer for ‘Til Death Do Us Part. “‘A Quick 5’ with Patricia Woolsey” Elliot Lanes, Maryland Theatre Guide Tuesday, June 9, 2015 “Our actors and artistic teams really do…

20th of April 2015

ArtStream Volunteer Hannah in the Gazette

Congratulations to ArtStream volunteer mentor Hannah Kauffman on her 900 (and counting) service hours. It’s been a please to see her grow these past few years and we know big things are in her future. Thanks to Samantha Schmieder and photographer Dan Gross for joining us at rehearsal and spreading the word about ArtStream! “Gaithersburg…

23rd of March 2015

Arlington Inclusive Review in Inside NOVA

Thanks to Scott McCaffrey for attending our Arlington Inclusive productions. “Inclusive-theatre troupe scores a hit with murder-mystery-musical” Scott McCaffrey, Inside NOVA Monday, March 23, 2015 “Imagine that the biggest school dance of the year came with a script by Agatha Christie, music by Stephen Sondheim and choreography by Bob Fosse.” Read More

25th of February 2015

ArtStream on the Mary and Melissa Show

We were so excited to join Melissa and Mark for “The Mary and Melissa Show” to talk about the 2015 Arlington Inclusive Productions! Thanks to Inclusive Company Director Elizabeth Cronin, mentor Meghan Frederick, and actor Jonathan “Big Jon” Frederick. Here are some highlights: 8:15: What’s the best part of being an ArtStream actor? 9:45: Tell…

6th of June 2014

Camp Caring in Gazette Magazine

ArtStream’s work with Camp Caring was featured in the June 2006 issue of Gazette Magazine. “Things I learned at Camp Caring are: there are many ways to cope with grief, lots of people go through grief, and it’s OK to cry.”

26th of March 2014

Arlington Inclusive in Local Press

We’re thrilled to have the Arlington Inclusive Companies featured in The Arlington Connection and Inside NOVA (The Arlington Sun-Gazette) “ArtStream Performances Return” Ashley Clare Simpson The Arlington Connection, March 26 – April 1, 2014 “[The Legend of Blarnia] is about fairies, dragons and trolls,” said [ArtStream actor] Kelly DeRoy, who added that she has made…

16th of September 2013

ArtStream on Connecting Our Community

ArtStreamers Nicolette Stearns and RJ Martin join host Karyn Allen on Connecting Our Community. They talk about living independentally, Inclusive Theatre, self-esteem, and the magic of the arts! “The arts don’t discriminate. There’s a way in for every single person that walks through the ArtStream door…So if you don’t have language, then dancing may be…