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Danaë Carter To Lead SPARC’s In-School Program – Stages

Danaë Carter To Lead SPARC’s In-School Program – Stages

Phil Vollmer, who has led SPARC’s in-school STAGES program since early 2016, has just been named the new theatre teacher at Binford Middle School in Richmond. While we’re sorry to see Phil leave SPARC’s administrative staff, we are thrilled for this...

SPARC Summer 2017 Shows & Sign-Interpreted Performances!

Join us this summer for ASL sign-interpreted performances of Oliver! and James and the Giant Peach. Oliver! runs July 28-30, 2017 at Henrico Theater with a sign-interpreted performance on July 30 at 2pm. James and the Giant Peach run July 24-28 at locations throughout...

SPARC & humanstory Won an Emmy Award!

We are thrilled to announce that SPARC and humanstory (filmmakers) have won an Emmy Award for FROM THE WINGS: THE LIVE ART STORY, the feature documentary about the creation of our LIVE ART program! The film has been airing on PBS stations all around the country, and...

LIVE ART: Dream Musical Line-Up Announced!

SPARC Announces 2017 LIVE ART: DREAM Musical Line-Up     Nationally known recording artists and 200 SPARC students with and without disabilities will take the stage together for a night of music, dance, visual art, and inspiring human connection for what has...

Teacher Spotlight: Heather Falks

HEATHER FALKS Ms. Falks currently teaches our Studio Performance class, and is directing our after-school drama program at Mumford. Recent & Upcoming Projects: My Name is Rachel Corrie TheatreLAB: Cellar Series When The Other Becomes The Self  The Basement 300...

SPARC to Showcase LIVE ART on International Stage

Click here to see the video! SPARC will direct youth from across the globe in a LIVE ART performance with Jason Mraz and Grace VanderWaal at the 2017 Special Olympics World Winter Games in Austria. Members of SPARC’s creative leadership team will travel to Austria to...