General Information

  • Volunteer Opportunities / Responsibilities: Mentor adult participants with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) — including autism — during ArtStream drama skills classes, Social Club meetings, or Super Social Saturday workshops. Activities may include improv, acting, singing and dancing. ArtStream classes are designed to teach communication, social and teamwork skills through the arts. Volunteers assist with set up and clean up, being “the best participant they can be” and serving as positive role models with participants. Classes are taught by professional teaching artists.

    Assist with scene changes, or run a sound or light board during the two week performance run of an ArtStream Inclusive Theatre original musical.

    Assist with ticket sales, merchandise sales, or concessions during ArtStream’s Inclusive Theatre Company performances.
  • Types of Volunteers Needed: individual/adult; individual/college; individual/high school; adult groups of less than 5
  • Hours Needed: business hours during the week; evenings during the week; daytime on the weekend

Events seeking volunteers

ArtStream Cabaret

People with intellectual and developmental disabilities - including Autism - perform short acts. Actors agree on a theme for ensemble music and dance performances, and then each actor works with the choreographer and music director to develop solo and small group music, dance or drama performances.

  • When: Wednesday, November 28, 2018 (7:30 PM - 9:00 PM)
  • Where: Signature Theatre, 4200 Campbell Ave, Arlington, VA 22206   map
  • Volunteer Info: backstage support
  • Contact: Colleen Siler, (301) 565-4567
  • For more information: click here
Wednesday, November 28, 2018 7:30 PM Wednesday, November 28, 2018 9:00 PM America/New_York ArtStream Cabaret javascript:alert(\'Sorry, no further information.\'); People with intellectual and developmental disabilities - including Autism - perform short acts. Actors agree on a theme for ensemble music and dance performances, and then each actor works with the choreographer and music director to develop solo and small group music, dance or drama performances. Volunteers? backstage support From: http://cfp-dc.org/cfpdc/2017-all-events.php?id=5122 Signature Theatre 4200 Campbell Ave Arlington VA 22206 Heller An Shapiro h.shapiro@art-stream.org


ArtStream Cabaret

People with intellectual and developmental disabilities - including Autism - perform short acts. Actors agree on a theme for ensemble music and dance performances, and then each actor works with the choreographer and music director to develop solo and small group music, dance or drama performances.

  • When: Monday, February 4, 2019 (7:30 PM - 9:00 PM)
  • Where: AMP powered by Strathmore, 11810 Grand Park Ave, North Bethesda, MD 22206   map
  • Volunteer Info: backstage/onstage support
  • Contact: Colleen Siler, (301) 5654567-4567
  • For more information: click here
Monday, February 4, 2019 7:30 PM Monday, February 4, 2019 9:00 PM America/New_York ArtStream Cabaret javascript:alert(\'Sorry, no further information.\'); People with intellectual and developmental disabilities - including Autism - perform short acts. Actors agree on a theme for ensemble music and dance performances, and then each actor works with the choreographer and music director to develop solo and small group music, dance or drama performances. Volunteers? backstage/onstage support From: http://cfp-dc.org/cfpdc/2017-all-events.php?id=5123 AMP powered by Strathmore 11810 Grand Park Ave North Bethesda MD 22206 Heller An An Shapiro h.shapiro@art-stream.org