Integrated access in live performance /

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Imprint:Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2022.
Description:1 online resource.
Series:Routledge advances in theatre and performance
Subject:People with disabilities and the performing arts.
Performing arts -- Audiences.
Theater audiences.
People with disabilities and the performing arts.
Performing arts -- Audiences.
Theater audiences.
PERFORMING ARTS / Theater / General
PERFORMING ARTS / Theater / Stagecraft
Format: E-Resource Book
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Other authors / contributors:Fryer, Louise, editor.
Cavallo, Amelia, editor.
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
Louise Fryer (she/her)is one of the UK's most experienced describers. She has described at the National Theatre since it started offering AD in 1993. For over 20 years Louise was a presenter for BBC Radio and helped develop the pilot BBC TV Audio Description Service (AUDETEL).She has described films and was the accessibility advisor for the BAFTA-nominated Notes on Blindness (2016) andwrites audio guides for museums and galleries. Louise has a PhD in experimental psychology. Between 2018 and 2020 she was a Senior Teaching Fellow in the Centre for Translation Studies (CENTRAS) at University College London. She has written extensively on Audio Description and is the author of An Introduction to Audio Description: A Practical Guide (2016, Routledge). Amelia Cavallo (they/them) is a queer, blind theatre practitioner and academic. Their performance practice is multi-disciplinary, spanning mediums such as aerial circus, drag and burlesque. Amelia also works as an access consultant with a focus on integrated audio description. In their academic work, Amelia is a university lecturer and workshop facilitator. They are also in the final stages of their PhD, which focuses on intersections of gender, disability and sexuality. With their wxfe Al Lander, they co-founded Quiplash, a creative performance and consulting project that takes space for disabled people across the LGBTQQIA+ spectrum.
Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on November 09, 2021).
Other form:Print version: Integrated access in live performance Abingdon, Oxon ; New York : Routledge, [2022] 9780367190712