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Access All Arts

Access and Audio Description Tours

DADAA piloted its Access All Arts program in 2016 with great success and will be offering a more extensive program in 2017. The program aims to increase access to arts and cultural activiites for people who are blind, vision impaired or deafblind.

Access All Arts is an Audio Description program, with Access Tours also offered in some cases. For live events and performances, audio description delivers a live verbal commentary via a personal headset providing information on the action and visual elements as it unfolds.

program of events: 2017

In 2017, we will be offering Audio Description arrangements for more than 15 events during the year. These are just some of the performances and venues that will be on offer:

  • Perth International Arts Festival Opening
  • Fringe World Festival
  • Matilda The Musical
  • Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery
  • Fremantle Street Arts Festival
  • Spare Parts Puppet Theatre

Additional details will be made available shortly. Follow us on Facebook for the latest updates on each show.

For all shows, you must buy a ticket and book a headset. Tickets are bought from the venue. Headsets (except for Fringe events) are booked through Jacqueline at DADAA. (See contact details below).

more information or to book a headset

For more information, please call Jacque.
E: jacqueline@dadaa.org.au
M: 0400 111 018

Listen to the audio file or watch the video below to hear why producers and audience members love DADAA's audio described performances.

for promoters, producers and presenters

DADAA can provide this service to increase attendance to your performance, show, exhibition or event for audience members who are blind or vision impaired. Some of the types of events that can be audio described include:

  • plays and dance performances within a traditional theatre
  • outdoor festival and parades
  • exhibitions and openings
  • improvised street and fringe performances aimed at adult audiences
  • puppet shows and performances aimed for families.

DADAA can assist with promotion of your audio described shows and events, advise on ticketing arrangements and provide quotes outlining the costs of making your event accessible.

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