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'The last remaining avant-garde movement'
National Theatre's smart caption glasses. Photo credit: James Bellorini
The Development of Captioning in the Performing Arts
Following the launch of National Theatre’s smart caption glasses in October we highlight a range of international innovationsRead more
Photograph: Tilo Stengel
Country Profile: Sweden
An overview of the disability arts landscape in SwedenRead more
Heart n Soul’s Chat Up event at Wellcome Collection. Photograph: Christopher Andreou
Disability at the Wellcome Collection
Major funder, the Wellcome Trust share details of the work they do with disabled artists and audiencesRead more
Redo Ait Chitt & Jeroen van der Linden at DanceAble #2. Photograph: Sacha Grootjans
Database of disability arts festivals across EuropeRead more
Access to live music for disabled audiences; Glastonbury Festival & band on the WallRead more
Here on Disability Arts International, a platform designed for international arts programmers, venue managers and policy-makers, you can:
- Browse our growing directory of disabled Artists and disabled-led companies with work ready to tour or exhibit internationally
- Read more in our Blogs and Case Studies about how artists and arts organisations are working together to make excellent work and grow and develop this vibrant arts sector
- View our growing collection of Films introducing the work of disabled artists and exploring ways in which arts organisations are improving access to the arts for disabled audiences and visitors.
Featured Profiles View all
Candoco Dance Company
Candoco produces excellent and profound contemporary dance for audiences and participants that excites, challenges and broadens perceptions of art and ability. Read more
CiM Dance Company
Professional, contemporary, dance company which joins together interpreters with and without disability, promoting a unique approach to inclusion while aiming for high artistic standards. Read more
Stopgap Dance Company
Creates exhilarating dance productions of international standard, employing disabled and non-disabled artists who find innovative ways to collaborate. Read more
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Country Profile: Sweden