Salon Series

 

 

AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE INTERPRETING IN CANADIAN THEATRE:
TOKEN EFFORT, ACCESSIBILITY, AND ACTUAL INCLUSION

Thursday, February 15, at 5:30 PM in the ATB Financial Arts Barns Lobby

A historical brief and discussion on how to engage ASL Interpreters and ensure the welcoming of the Deaf Community through inclusive means in “hearing” based theatre. What are the experiences and current barriers to making universal invitations happen?

ASL interpretation provided.

FREE admission


State of the Union: Deaf Theatre in Canada

Saturday, February 17, at 5:30 PM in the ATB Financial Arts Barns Lobby

A discussion with special panelists on the current state of Deaf performance in Canada. Canada is experiencing a steady growth of opportunities for those in the performing arts. Join us while we look at the happenings, trends and the future of Deaf performance in this country.

ASL interpretation provided.

FREE admission


SOUND OFF would like to gratefully acknowledge the support of Sarah Garton Stanley and the National Arts Centre's "The Collaborations" fund for support for our Salon series discussions.

For further information, please see: https://nac-cna.ca/en/englishtheatre/collaboration