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Burning Coal Theatre Presents:

Spoonface Steinberg featuring Charman Driver

Friday April 15th, 7:00pm
Murphey School Auditorium
224 Polk St., Downtown Raleigh

From the author of Billy Elliot comes the story of a girl with autism trying to navigate modern life while dealing with a life-threatening disease.

We'd like to thank tonight's performer, Charman Driver, and Burning Coal Theatre. 10% of tonight's ticket sales benefit Arts Access, Inc. Join us!
Click here to buy tickets to The Affair.
Our Annual Spring Event is coming soon!

Performer Chris Hendricks pictured above! This year's event will feature three amazing musical guests. We'll have live performances from Johnny Cash tribute band The Johnny Folsom 4 and two groups featuring musicians with disabilities: Chris Hendricks and the Triangle Taiko drummers. Come join us and eat, drink, and celebrate inclusive arts.
For more info visit our website!
Sponsorship opportunities are still available. For more information or to sponsor this event, click here or contact Betsy.

Accessibility 101 workshops being held in Durham and Asheville!

Arts Access is pleased to offer a workshop that will enable cultural organizations to better include people with disabilities. This workshop will cater to administrators, board members, volunteers, ushers, docents, box office staff, and additional front-of-house staff at cultural arts organizations.


Monday April 18th1:30-4:30 pm
Location - The Bullpen, Downtown Durham
Host- Durham Arts Council
Cost - $20
Click here to register. 
For questions contact Margaret DeMott at the Durham Arts Council: 919-560-2720 
Arts for All
Including School-Age Children with Disabilities in Arts Education
Saturday, April 30, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Arts & Science Council of Charlotte-Mecklenburg 
Cost - $20

Arts Access, Inc. presents a one-day workshop for teaching artists, arts educators, and general education classroom teachers led by Jaehn Clare on strategies for including children of all abilities in arts education activities. 

This program is provided under a contract with the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.

CALL FOR ART!  The Office of the VSA & Accessibility, a Jean Kennedy Smith Arts & Disability Program of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, proudly presents its annual International Art Program for Children with Disabilities. Yo Soy... Je Suis... I am... the World is an exciting opportunity for children with disabilities from around the world to display their artwork side-by-side in an online exhibition. Artwork must be submitted by June 8, 2016. 

For more information, click here.


Governor Morehead
School for the Blind Presents:
Eastern Schools for the Blind
Music Festival!

Students travel from six East Coast US schools for the blind to Raleigh, NC for a concert of vocal and instrumental music at Governor Morehead School's Coates Auditorium in Lineberry Hall on May 14. More information available here.

Click the image to view NC native, Dave Harrell's entry in the Disability Film Challenge!  

Upcoming AD Performances:

Charlotte's Web at Raleigh Little Theatre, April 17, 5;00pm

Charlotte's Web at Raleigh Little Theatre, April 20, 7:30pm

Cabaret at Durham Performing Arts Center, April 21, 7:30pm

Cabaret at Durham Performing Arts Center, April 23, 8:00pm

Wit at North Carolina Theatre, May 7, 2:00pm

42nd Street at Durham Performing Arts Center May 7, 8:00pm

Beertown at Raleigh Little Theater, May 15, 3:00pm

Lyle the Crocodile at Cary Arts Center, May 15, 3:00pm

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