August 13, 2019
Creating Sign Language Magic
Hosted by SummerWorks
180 Shaw Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
2:00 PM – 4:30 PM
Explore of the different ways of making theatre accessible to d/Deaf communities. Creating Sign Language Magic leads you through various methods of creating accessible sign language productions for d/Deaf, Hard-of-Hearing, and sign language users. Discover the multiple forms you can use to incorporate sign language into theatrical contexts including interpretation, shadowing, and performance.
Presented in partnership with Generator and Deaf Spectrum. Directed by Sage Lovell; performed by Gaitrie Persaud, Thurga Kanagasekarampillaai, Derek Kwan, and Suchiththa Wickremesooriya.
ASL interpretation will be provided. Captioning will be provided. Wheelchair accessible venue. Wheelchair accessible washrooms. Elevator.