Friday, December 17, 2010

Captioned Cinema news

There's movement on the captioned-cinema front.
New cinemas from 30 December, audio description from 6 January 2011 and more sessions too.


Check the Your Local Cinema page for the complete details
[link]


Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs (FaHCSIA)
Cinema Access Implementation Plan

Wednesday, December 15, 2010

ABC Ramp Up

Like it or not Hearing Impairment exists. Some consider it a disability.

ABC TV/Radio/Media have a special Disability-oriented webpage located at
http://www.abc.net.au/rampup/

You can subscribe via RSS in your usual newsreaders too, for the latest.

Friday, December 10, 2010

Captioned theatre 2011

Here's the list from Theatre Captioned for the list of sessions for 2011 [as of 10 December 2010]
click here

Theatres include
  • Glen Street Theatre, Belrose, NSW 
  • Illawarra Performing Arts Centre, Wollongong 
  • Sydney Opera House - Drama Theatre 
  • Sydney Theatre Company, Walsh Bay 
As usual check with the theatre beforehand to work out finer details, where to sit for the optimum benefit and to book tickets.