Arts and Cultural, Deaf, Deaf Arts, Deaf Culture, Deaf Experience, Travel

Deaffest at Wolverhampton, UK

Wolverhampton: Deaffest Friday 12 to Sunday 14 May 2017 Deaffest - Photos – (coming soon – don’t know when) Fun frame: - Deaffest is a weekend of showcasing films and documentaries made by deaf filmmakers. Exhibitions, seminars, workshops, parties and networking take place at the festival and everyone is welcome to take part,… Continue reading Deaffest at Wolverhampton, UK

Arts and Cultural, Travel, university

Lancaster University – Exchange Program

Last year, I have decided to do an Exchange Program as part of my study to enrich my experience in Creative Industries.  I was given a place to study at Lancaster University and I was lucky enough that the university is providing BSL interpreters for my class. Since arriving at Lancaster University, there has been… Continue reading Lancaster University – Exchange Program

Arts and Cultural, Curious Pixie, Performing Arts

Halfway through 1st Semester of Drama Degree

I was having a conversation with the Artistic Director at Vulcana Women's Circus after the board meeting as I was seeking advice about accessibility in class.  As I mentioned, I now understand how theatre/show/drama is being made and I have realised that I have made mistakes in the past of being ambitious and far-fetched with… Continue reading Halfway through 1st Semester of Drama Degree

Arts and Cultural, Deaf, Performing Arts

Accessing events within the Arts and Cultural Sector

Deaf and disability people have the right to access any events within the arts and cultural sector such as Auslan Interpreted performance and audio described performance.   The image shows some of the symbols used currently throughout arts and cultural sector. For performance, these symbols are universal and helps people like myself, identify whether the show… Continue reading Accessing events within the Arts and Cultural Sector

Arts and Cultural, Professional Development

First day of university studying Drama at QUT

For the past few months, I had self-doubted myself whether I did the right thing by enrolling into Bachelor of Fine Arts majoring in Drama.  To be honest, I am not very good with changes in my routine as I have anxiety disorder so making this change is a huge step for me.  I need… Continue reading First day of university studying Drama at QUT