A guide to theatre access – making performances accessible

A comprehensive online resource which explains how to make theatres more accessible to all. Includes information on marketing for audio description and captioning. The resource also covers presenting assisted (captioned, audio-described and BSL) performances, tips on concessionary pricing, the legal implications of the Equality Act, and ways of thinking about disability. There is also information on technical set-ups for accessible theatre performances.

VocalEyes, StageText and Culture Hive explore this is more detail in the above link.


A guide to theatre access – making performances accessible


There are going to be plenty of ways to get involved with An Agent for Change across the country as more Agents for Change positions are created more opportunities will arise. This is an exciting time for the development of access and this is your chance to get involved!

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