Actors for Autism is a performing arts and digital film making organization that provides programs for individuals with disabilities ages six and up. Programs include acting, film making, animation, claymation, dance, music, social skills, performing arts academy and vocational training.
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Actors for Autism's AMVA Film Festival Date: Wednesday, November 19th
Location: Los Feliz Vintage Theatres, 1822 Vermont Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90027
Admission: FREE CELEBRITY GUESTS
Actors for Autism will screen amazing live action and animated films created by our very own AMVA Film and Animation students. Don't miss this event!
Above: AMVA's Animation students visit Disney's Phineas & Ferb with the famous Swampy Marsh.
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ACTORS FOR AUTISM RECEIVES A $4,000
QUALITY OF LIFE GRANT FROM THE CHRISTOPHER & DANA REEVE FOUNDATION
FOR “MEET THE BIZ WORKSHOPS”
SHERMAN OAKS, CA – September 18, 2013– ACTORS FOR AUTISM is proud to announce that it has received a 4,000 Quality of Life grant from the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation.
The award was one of 76 grants totaling almost $427,000 awarded by the Reeve Foundation to nonprofit organizations nationwide that provide more opportunities, access, and daily quality of life for individuals living with paralysis, their families, and caregivers. Created by the late Dana Reeve, the program has awarded 2,131 grants totaling over $16 million since 1999.
ACTORS FOR AUTISM will use the grant for the MEET THE BIZ WORKSHOPS. The workshops are for the Entertainment Industry to connect with all types of actors and professionals in the Entertainment Industry for 25 workshops with 40 different industry professionals for only a total of a $40 registration fee. Register Now to the right ⇒
Whether living with paralysis, blindness, deafness, Down syndrome, Autism, or able-bodied, the workshops involve everyone to further their knowledge and connections.
Read about Actors for Autism's newest scholarship, The Robby Slomann Scholarship Fund. Click here.
↓ Register now for the 40 Series ↓
Actors For Autism
Actors for Autism is a 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization dedicated to the advancement, education, and training
of people on the autistic spectrum. We achieve this mission by providing new and innovative programs in the performing arts and media/technology.