DEAF AND DEAF-BLIND SPECTATORSHIP

Panel Discussion: Deaf and Deaf-Blind Spectatorship

The panel event is free for individuals with tickets to the 8pm performance of Not By Bread Alone, performed by Nalaga’at Theater, the world’s only professional deaf-blind ensemble. For tickets and information about all performances January 16 to February 3, 2013: http://nyuskirball.org/calendar/notbybreadalone 

Sponsored by the Council for the Study of Disability at New York University

Thursday, January 31st, 2013, 9:30 – 10:15 pm
Skirball Center for the Performing Arts

The panel will discuss deaf, hard-of-hearing, and deaf-blind spectatorship as well as technologies of theater accessibility.

Panelists include:
Rebecca Sanchez, Assistant Professor of English at Fordham
Ian Hetherington, Ph.D. candidate in Cinema Studies at NYU
Adina Tal, Founder and Artistic Director of Nalaga’at Theater and Nalaga’at Center in Tel Aviv
Moderated by Mara Mills, Assistant Professor of Media, Culture, and Communication at NYU.

 

Photos:  Nalaga’at Theater, performing Not By Bread Alone

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