I’m a deaf actor. That shouldn’t define me – or limit the roles I play

A brilliant article interviewing actor Genevieve Barr discussing her work as a Deaf Actor and the issues that; “For too long, theatre has seen disability as another box to tick. The acting industry should make the casting process fairer for disabled actors” Article here

Ramps on the Moon is supporting to break these archaic barriers and ideas down. Check out the Ramps on the Moon website for more details and our upcoming 2017 show, Tommy, which is fully inclusive. Captioned, BSL Interpreted and Audio Described with a fully inclusive cast and company. Ramps website here


I’m a deaf actor. That shouldn’t define me – or limit the roles I play


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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