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Creative Arts Therapies Program Performance

May 23, 2016 6:00PM

Creative Arts TherapiesFree & Open to the Public | Monday, May 23 | 6 p.m. | Mackey Theater

This special event includes performances by Adapted Theater, Sign Choir, and Music Makers with an Art Makers exhibit and reception.

Adapted Theater PerformanceThe Knights of the Triangular Table. When a dragon kidnaps the princess, King Arie must recruit his knights and their trusty squire to save her. The problem is, they’ve never saved anybody before. Can the King save them in time to save the princess?

Sign Choice Performance: For Good utilizes songs from WICKED as well as the WIZARD OF OZ to promote acceptance. Elphaba, the Wicked Witch of the West, is not all bad!  In fact, she is treated unfairly just because she is green. Beck Center's Sign Choir will share a story about accepting individuals who are different, in a unique way.

Music Makers Performance: Spring and Summer SongsEnjoy songs about spring and summer songs performed on a variety of instruments. One of the songs that will be performed is an original piece that was collectively written by members of the Music Makers group!

Art Makers: Spring Exhibit. Enjoy original artwork in varied mediums created by our Art Makers class.

Through the use of Creative Arts Therapies, individuals with special needs, which include mental, physical or developmental disabilities, are encouraged to maximize their potential. Using art, dance/movement and music as a therapeutic tool, individuals address academic, motor, emotional, and social skills as well as develop talents in the fine arts. Each participant receives individualized attention with personally designed goals tailored to meet his/her needs.

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The Community West Foundation is a proud supporter of Creative Arts Therapies programming at Beck Center for the Arts.

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