Welcome! Time for ARTS FOR ALL - LOUDOUN’S
costume sale, HALLOWEEN Performance and PREPARaTIONS FOR THE Spring Musical!
COSTUME SALE AT THE PURCELLVILLE TRAIN STATION
Saturday & Sunday, OCTOBER 8 and 9
200 N. 21st Street, Purcellville, VA
Over 33 years of beautifully made costumes for sale individually
or in the lot!
COSTUMES, Props and WIGS FOR CHILDREN AND ADULTS
from Seussical, The Music Man, Japanese Fairy Tales, Fantasy Tales, Tom Sawyer, HALLOWEEN and ANIMAL COSTUMES, Holiday shows (Santas, elves, reindeer, snowflakes) and more!
PROPS like Artificial fruit, food, flowers, baskets
WIGS OF EVERY KIND and MISCELLANEOUS FABRICS
state-of-the-art, nesting "Z” COSTUME racks for hanging costumes.
EVERYTHING MUST GO!
For more information, contact Kellie Goossens:
540-338-7973 or firstname.lastname@example.org
We're seeking Performers for our Oct. 21-22
Not-Too-Scary Haunted Trail Walk!
This series of 6 classes and 2 evening shows will culminate with Arts For All Actors partnering with Franklin Park Arts Center, Franklin Park and local volunteer performers for 2 nights at Franklin Park Arts Center’s second annual “Not-too-scary Halloween Trail”.
The trail walk takes members of the public through 5 stops, or scenes, with different actors telling/ acting out a part of the story as the patrons move along. This is a comedic story about 5 frightened halloween creatures who are in therapy to overcome their funny idiosyncrasies. The event is appropriate for families with children ages 5 and up and is held outside by the Franklin Park pond.
These workshops and performance opportunity will be limited to 30 participants between the ages of 8 to adult. The cost for the activity is $40 per participant. * Please understand that by registering your actor for this fall activity, you will commit to the 6 workshops and 2 evening performances on one weekend. ( if there is an actor conflict with a performance, we can double cast actors to allow for this).
To register your actor/s, click on the sign-up Genius link below. Registration Payment ($40) is due in full at the first class meeting, Tuesday, October 4:
SIGN UP BY CLICKING HERE
Sign-up now to become a cast or crew member for the “Tale as Old as Time”: BEAUTY AND THE BEAST JR! comes to Franklin Park Arts Center March of 2023
REGISTRATION starts now for ages 8 and up. It's limited to 50 actors, so don’t delay if you want to reserve an audition spot! (No previous experience required, but AFA is a recreational program and the actors should be eager to explore elements of acting, singing, and dancing.
EVERYONE that auditions will be cast in the musical as a lead, supporting or ensemble actor.
COST is $95.00 (siblings $75 each). This includes all rehearsals, costuming, tech rehearsals and 6 performances held in March 2023, managed by a production team of creative professionals.
AUDITIONS are Nov 15 and 16 (only need to sign up for one day, one time slot).
REHEARSALS run Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 6:15-8:15, December 6 - March 16.
LOCATION: Most rehearsals and shows are held at Franklin Park Arts Center, 36441 Blueridge View Lane, Purcellville, Virginia.
RESERVE your audition spot (Walk-ins not permitted), so to sign up for an audition, click below:
BEAUTY & THE BEAST ACTOR SIGN UP
If you have any further questions or would like to volunteer, email Kellie Goossens, and she’ll be in touch! (Volunteers, tell us whether you'd like to work with the actors and/ or stage crew).
And CONGRATULATIONS to the new Cast
and Crew of BEAUTY AND THE BEAST!
Director: Amanda Barr
Music Director: Ashley Gant
Choreographer: Sharon Mercke
Stage Manager: Zoe Joseph
Assistant Stage manager: George Hughes
Costume builder: Sue Colwell
Set Design and Build: Rose Perkins
Props Master: Melissa Muszynsk
Arts for All - Loudoun deeply thanks BENEVITY for it's recent donation of $742.00. We appreciate Benevity's work as the giving arm of Microsoft and know we couldn't do it without support like theirs and yours!
ARTS FOR ALL – LOUDOUN
is seeking production team members for their upcoming performing arts season!
Contracts and stipends are offered for the following positions:
Director of Theatre Arts
If interested, email Jody Rodgers (Co-President of Arts for All-Loudoun) at email@example.com with 1. The position you’re interested in, and 2. Your resume.
Deadline: August 20, 2022
Arts for All – Loudoun is run by an all-volunteer Board of Directors.
Email Jody if interested in serving!
Arts for All - Loudoun is deeply saddened to report the passing of long-time Board Member Nancy Eastman.
Nancy passed away peacefully at home in the early morning hours on January 31, 2022 after a year’s battle with GBM brain cancer, surrounded by her husband, children, family, and friends. Nancy epitomized her role as a loving mother and devoted wife, and her true dedication was to Arts for All - Loudoun.
- The family has asked that donations be made to Arts for All in Nancy's name (PayPal).
- Learn more about Nancy by clicking here.
THE DAVINCI ART STUDIO
Managed by Huyen MacMichael, our DaVinci Art program usually includes classes taught at the Arc of Loudoun in Leesburg and at Franklin Park Arts Center in Purcellville, VA, and provides the opportunity to exhibit in dozens of spaces, from art studios to public libraries!
• CLICK HERE for more information about the DaVinci Art Program
• CLICK HERE to meet the Artists!
DaVINCI ART CLASSES
$10 per class or $15 for 2 classes, back-to-back
(No classes on Sept. 26, Oct. 10, 24, 31, Dec. 19, 26 and Jan. 2)
$10 per class
(No classes Nov. 23, Dec. 21 and 28)
To join a class, email firstname.lastname@example.org or text/voice 703.962.0125 to ask about seat availability for particular dates.
- To stay tuned for art activities, articles, updates and event announcements, visit us on the DaVinci Facebook page.
"Amazing DaVinci Artists Honor ADA Anniversary" at the Loudoun County Government Center, 1 Harrison Street, SE, Leesburg, Virginia!
CURRENT ART EXHIBITS
UPCOMING ART EXHIBITS
- NOVEMBER & DECEMBER: Lovettsville Library Exhibit
PROGRAMS & CLASSES
The Arts for All - Loudoun theatre program typically holds a theatre camp every fall and creates a musical every spring. Students join the fall camp to learn about a wide variety of theatre activities, and friends and family are encouraged to join the actors on the stage for the annual spring musical!
Arts for All-Loudoun County, an affiliate of Very Special Arts (VSA) international, is a non-profit organization offering performing and visual arts opportunities to the neuro typical and neuro diverse community