As you may notice, we have changed our name and our logo (as have all the VSA affiliates around the world). However, what we do and how we do it remains the same.
New Media Arts Summer 2013 Two-Week Beginning Courses for Young Adults with Disabilities. We want YOU! Ages 15 and up.
VSA Texas thanks Fritz, Byrne, Head & Harrison, PLLC for their generous support of VSA Texas New Media Arts Summer Camps 2013.
FREE Arts Alive Along the Border workshops
FREE Arts Alive Along the Border workshops at El Paso Museum of Art in partnership with VSA Texas, The State Organization on Arts and Disability and The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, D.C. Registration Deadline: June 17, 2013. Target Audience: General education, special education, bi-lingual and fine arts teachers: teaching artists; community.
Body Shift Kids!
Dance for Children with Special Needs Ages 6-11 or 12-18
Developmentally appropriate dance, stretching, strength and balance exercises & movement games that focus on following directions, sequencing, rhythm, language & socialization. Small classes taught by Nancy Bain, MA, Dance Educator.
Spring Session: Week of March 18 thru Week of May 6
Current Locations: South Austin, Cedar Park & Round Rock
Registration now open for all classes. Click here for more details.
Body Shift, mixed-ability dance classes for ALL!
VSA Texas and Forklift Danceworks are pleased to announce a 2013 National Endowment for the Arts
funding award for $10,000 to support Body Shift: A Mixed-ability Dance Project
Monthly Elements Class!
Third Saturday of the month class and focuses on reaching the beginner or person who is new to dance. Anyone is welcome so please spread the word to people who you think might love Body Shift. Next class is Sat., May 18th 2-4pm (taught by Silva Laukkanen) at Galaxy Dance Studio. Click here for description and schedule.
Month-long Performance Workshops!
You asked for it and you got it! We will be doing 3 month-long performance workshops beginning in Feb for people who have been participating in Body Shift and are ready to begin performing. Click here for full description and schedule.
Featured Charity: VSA Texas
This week’s Featured Charity, VSA Texas, The State Organization on Arts and Disability, is working to create a society where Texans with disabilities can excel in, learn through, & enjoy the arts. Read the full feature on VSA Texas from America's Charities.