We are excited to share that we have three fantastic team members accepting new roles within Barrier-Free!
Mariejoined us all the way from Iowa as a Graduate Intern studying Drama Therapy in September of 2021. Marie dove head first into all things Barrier-Free and has become an integral part of our entire organization's success. We are thrilled to promote her toAssistant Director Co. A & Bfor the 2022 - 2023 theater season!
Kelseyhas been bringing her creative A-game and inclusive leadership to the table for the past six years at Barrier-Free. After years spent as a mentor, assistant director, and teaching artist, Kelsey will now be taking on her largest role yet -Director of Company A!
Aaronis an attendee of Barrier-Free’s Life Skills and Social Studio, as well as an actor in Inclusive Theater Company B. They are passionate about advocacy for the neurodiverse and disabled communities, making them the perfect fit to be ourassistant for OUT Loud and a Peer Mentorwithin Barrier-Free.
Join us in congratulating Marie, Kelsey, and Aaron on their new roles!
New Group - OUT Loud
LGBTQ+ & Neurodiversity
We are proud to presentOUT Loud, a social and peer-support group for neurodiverse LGBTQ+ folx to gather, build community, and make supportive connections. We meet on the Third Thursday of the month in Downtown Sykesville.
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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