We're sure you've heard: Barrier-Free is now offering a monthly Social Club!
Stop by our first FREE Social Club on Thursday, September 26th.
Grace Thompson, Choreographer/Movement Director
Grace Thompson is in her first year at Barrier Free. She can be described as outgoing and loves spending time with others. Grace has been in many productions over the years. She was Mrs. Martini in It's a Wonderful Life (2014), Erin Schultz in Legally Blonde (2015) and Ophelia/Zombie for I Hate Shakespeare (2017). She has also worked on set design for Into the Woods (2015-2016) and sound and set for Drowsy Chaperone (2018) Grace has been in dance lessons and choreographing independently since 2011. She has also been performing as a singer since she was 4 years old! While a sophomore in high school, she was in a competitive Performing arts magnet program at Broadneck High School. While a senior in high school she competed in the New Jersey Drama Forensics League and became a member of the International Thespian Society. Since high school, she has been enrolled at Carroll Community College and taking part in their dance club there. She is excited to be a part of Barrier-Free this year and can't wait to create together!
Grace will be joining both Company A & B for our 2019-2020 season!
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Become a Mentor
Mentoring is the best way to get involved at Barrier-Free and involves direct, on-the-ground work. By taking on the role as a mentor, you are a part of the creative, inclusive theater process. Mentors assist actors on and offstage during rehearsals and shows, model appropriate social interactions, and build deep, meaningful relationships with our actors. Mentoring is the most rewarding, joy-filled work and a great way to give back to the community.
Mentoring involves committing to at least one Inclusive Theater Company and attending rehearsals from 6:30-8PM, September - March.
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We are proud to be funded in part by a Community Arts Development Grant from the Carroll County Arts Council and the Maryland State Arts Council
We are proud to be funded in part by an Awesome Foundation grant from the Hey Westminster project
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