Our experience has shown that not everyone who uses the captions during a performance has declared … [Read more...] about Who’s using the Captions
Ideas and Samples
Throughout this resource we’ve highlighted some of the very practical steps you can take in promoting your captioned performances to new and existing theatregoers. Here are just a couple examples of how some venues have put their ideas into practice.
The information on this poster is clear, easily identifiable, includes an explanation and is aimed at maximizing reach -promoting the services to all potential bookers.
This show page from a West Yorkshire Playhouse brochure has bold and clear logos as well as telling us where further information can be found. An improvement might be to add the assisted performance dates alongside the logos, there’s enough space, which would make it even clearer.
Running an article in one of your show programmes, season brochures or supporters’ newsletters is a great way of raising general awareness and improving your organisation’s access and inclusion profile.
The Data Protection Acts don’t allow us to keep information about people’s disabilities. We can keep … [Read more...] about Data collection and mailing lists
Targeted information is aimed at individuals, usually who identify as deaf or disabled, and who … [Read more...] about Targeted information