Free theatre project for blind and partially sighted people

Post date: 
Tuesday, 22 November 2016
People with sight loss participating in acting class

Extant, a theatre and performing arts company for people with vision impairment, and Birmingham Vision have teamed up to deliver a new project for people in the Midlands.

They are looking for expressions of interest from people who would like to build their feelings of confidence, independence and well-being and forge new relationships, using drama skills.
 
Individuals need no previous experience but they ask that you give a certain level of commitment for a weekly project starting in January 2017.
 

Who is this project for?

Anyone aged 18 or older with enthusiasm, commitment and a desire to challenge their personal boundaries in a supportive environment.
 

Further details

  • Location: To be confirmed – most likely in central Birmingham, with good transport links.
  • Dates: To be confirmed – most likely starting mid-January.
  • Time: Sessions will be run on a two hour basis with the possibility of some extending beyond this.
  • Cost: Participation is free – access support will be provided where required.
 
To register your interest and book onto the project, please contact Shazia Begum at s.begum@birminghamvision.co.uk or on 01216326180, or Jodie Stus at jodie@extant.org.uk or on 02078203737.
 

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