Welsh playwright Kaite O’Reilly’s Unlimited International Commission is a project created in collaboration with Singaporean artist Peter Sau. The show they’ve developed together with a team of people from both Singapore and the UK, ‘And Suddenly I Disappear: The Singapore/UK ‘d’ Monologues’ will premiere 25-27 May 2018 at the National Museum of Singapore’s Gallery Theatre. Unlimited’s Clara [...]
by KATIE BOOTH via Vela Mag It’s said that in the old deaf boarding schools, the ones that didn’t allow Sign, the students would wait deep into the night for their moment, feigning their dreams until the teacher was satisfied that they were asleep. Only after she stood from her rocking chair, after they smelled the [...]
Sally Hawkins shines as a mute woman in Guillermo del Toro’s Oscar hopeful The Shape of Water. But imagine if cinema actually opened up to film-makers with disabilities.
Most cities are utterly unfriendly to people with disabilities – but with almost one billion estimated to be urban-dwellers by 2050, a few cities are undergoing a remarkable shift.