Access made easy on stage, Red Earth Theatre
- LocationEast Midlands
- ContactAmy Marsh firstname.lastname@example.org
ACCESS MADE EASY ON STAGE
USING GAMING & THEATRE TECHNOLOGIES FOR AFFORDABLE IMMERSIVE CAPTIONING
A FREE Industry Day workshop for theatre technicians and creatives
Monday 7th October 2019 from 10.30am - 4.30pm at Arena Theatre, Wulfruna Street, Wolverhampton, WV1 1SE
Captions aren’t just for D/deaf and hard of hearing audiences. Feedback reveals consistently high approval ratings for creative captioning from an overwhelming majority of hearing people too.
Captioning is on the rise. There are lots of options out there, like Stage Text, smart glasses, and hand held devices, but there are opportunities too for improving the experience of captions for all audiences.
The challenge is: how to provide cost-effective solutions for captions in every show in a run and on tour. The day will explore creative applications of technologies that are affordable and easily implementable…
For more information: http://redearththeatre.com/2019/08/07/access-made-easy-on-stage-industry-day-for-technicians-theatre-professionals/
BSL Interpreter available throughout the day
*PLEASE NOTE: Although the event is FREE – including Lunch & Refreshments – A £25 CHARGE WILL APPLY TO ANY CANCELLATIONS MADE AFTER MON 30 SEPT 2019