Patrick Mullins stands before the Wells Theatre stage in downtown Norfolk. In front of him, a dozen or so students from all over the region await his next command…
A very special thank you to 13 New Now - WVEC for including Dramatically Able as part of their documentary series highlighting local nonprofit organizations making an impact in Hampton Roads. Dramatically Able, produced in partnership with Access Virginia, is a program that introduces all the aspects of the theatre to children who are blind and visually impaired. Through dramatic activities that help develop verbal and non-verbal communication skills, participants build self-esteem, increase self-awareness, and improve self-confidence.
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Virginia Stage Company is dedicated to creating an inclusive space where all feel welcomed at the Wells Theatre. Since 2014, a performance of A Christmas Carol has been designated as Theater for Everyone, a performance specially designed as a theater experience for patrons of all abilities (with and without special needs).