We offer two inclusive theater companies where adults 18+ come together to create original one-act musicals.
Our seasons are 7 months long and culminate with a performance at McDaniel Theater.
Book Barrier-Free's performance group, small groups, or creative team members to provide outreach, advocacy, workshop events, and more. Help us create a more inclusive world for all!
At our Life Skills & Social Studio, neurodiverse adults 18+ work to develop life skills and social skills through an integrated-arts model with a focus on interpersonal interaction, authentic practice, and group collaboration.
Our highly skilled staff offer individualized, tailored skill coaching. Offerings include academic coaching, independent living skills, job coaching, dating coaching, and more.
Barrier-Free offers a monthly social club outing for neurodiverse adults 18+ currently involved in Barrier-Free programs.
These are staffed events with the goal of building friendship and developing independent life skills.
Music Mike offers one-on-one music and instrumental lessons, a weekly jam session, and group classes.
No prior musical experience required to enjoy these offerings!
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Want the inside scoop on what it's like to be a Barrier-Free actor or how our shows are brought to life?
Look no further, as Barrier-Free actors are sharing their experiences and telling all on the Barrier-Free blog!
Click here to view our Actor Spotlights, including, Marcel Hickman, a Barrier-Free actor from Baltimore, MD who participates in our theater companies, The Life Skills & Social Studio, and social clubs.