International Guild of Disabled Artists and Performers
yikes time sure goes fast!
i'm in the international day of people with disabilities again this year. it is at the roundhouse community centre, 181 roundhouse mews, in vancouver. it runs on saturday, dec 3, from 11 to 4 pm. i have my greeting cards for sale there.
this is a free event to attend, there will be other art displays, short films, short talks, and music.
ASL interpreters are provided, and the venue is wheelchair accessible.
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West London Collaborative are looking for artists and poets to take part in a spoken word jam 'Words on Fleek’ in support of World Mental Health Day 2016, 10 October.
If you are 18-30 and have faced any type of mental or psychological distress which has affected your mental well-being or care about some who has and are able to reflect that in spoken word, they want to hear from you!
Join them at the Lyric Hammersmith 6-9pm to showcase your work. There are slots…
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In September, I'm participating in a group exhibit...
Every Day in Every Way: exhibit two
Featuring works by Karen Colville, Olga Kalamkarova, Peggy Logan, Katherine Alma-Nihte, Natalia Bogolepova, Pamela Williamson, Kevin Lee, Tessa Carter, David Lee, Stephanie Moore, A.J. Brown, Ruth Major, Joni Larsen, and Doug Heal.
September 1 – October 16, 2016
Artist reception: September 16,…Continue
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AXIS Dance Company is seeking a highly motivated individual with strong leadership, teaching and communications skills. Collaboration and teamwork are at the heart of the creation and performance of our repertory and delivery of our extensive dance education and outreach program for people of all ages with and without disabilities. Candidate must be willing to participate fully in our extensive program of…Continue
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Auditions for America's Leading Physically Integrated Dance Company
Friday and Saturday, July 29 & 30, 2016 (Oakland, CA)
AXIS Dance Company and our Guest Artistic Director Marc Brew are seeking male and female dancers with and without physical disabilities for 40-week contracts beginning in August 2016 and/or January 2017.
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I will be participating in the Deaf Blind Awareness Day, This happens on Monday, June 13,
from 1 - 4 30 pm. It is at the Roundhouse Community Centre, 181 Roundhouse Mews,
at Pacific and Davie. This is a free event.
Helen Keller was a terrific advocate for people who are deaf and blind, to show what
people who are deaf blind are capable of doing.. Her birthday was in June 1880.
Here is a quote Helen Keller supposedly said:
it is good…Continue
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I am the Director of the amateur premiere of Starlight Express in Auckland New Zealand. Our production is not just on roller skates basically if you have wheels then you can be part of it. I'm keen to get some young performers in wheelchairs taking part. Peaches and Pickles Performing Arts are an inclusive company and as a mother of a child with a disability it has always been really important to me to make our shows completely accessible to all. Would anyone be able to…Continue
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Invitation to Present
Accessible Arts is inviting proposals to present at Arts Activated, 2016, 20 and 21 September at Carriageworks Sydney Australia.
Accessible Arts is calling for proposals for papers, presentations, and workshops that address the 2016 conference theme, Pathways to Practice.
‘Arts Activated, 2016 - Pathways to Practice’, will explore the varied paths that artists with disability take in developing…Continue
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I will be taking part in the Abilities Expo. This
is on Tuesday, March 29 from 12 to 5 pm. It is at the Roundhouse Community Centre, 181 Roundhouse Mews, Vancouver.
This is Vancouver’s friendliest and most social resource fair, organized by the Disability
Foundation's ConnecTra Society every year.
Other presenters and resource providers are:
Adventures Adaptive Designs
BC Mobility Opportunity Society
BC Cerebral Palsy Association
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16 International Film Festivals at a place at a time – first time in the World.
New Journey - big debates - followed by beautifull films.
As very special, unique, spectrum…
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Everybody must at some point face the dreaded driver theory test. It can be worrisome and stressful, but a little bit of preparation and study can make the process a whole lot easier. Not everyone has an easy time with the theory test, and those who face certain obstacles may have more difficulties than merely taking the test. Some individuals have special needs that mandate assistance in one form or another when taking the test. Fortunately, there are many solutions for those who have…Continue
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My documentary film on artists with traumatic brain injury disabilities is nearly complete. We'll be doing the film festival circuit and community screenings first. The finished film will have Closed Captions and Audio Description.
Here is the new, Closed Captioned trailer!
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Join us for an unparalleled dance experience with AXIS Dance Company and Marc Brew. Learn new skills derived from the company’s working ethos and repertoire that will enhance and develop your own practice in improvisation, choreography, and performance. This year our specialized teacher training for dance teachers and experienced artists will expand from two to three days. Our Teacher Training is geared towards professionals wanting to enhance their skills and…Continue
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Disability Arts Online
Welcome to the DAO…
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