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Deaf Arts School Holiday Program *** Ripple Effect *** Deadline Extended

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Don't miss out, only a few spaces left! Register your interest ASAP by 25 August 2015, 5pm AEST.

Join the Deaf Arts Network School Holiday Program for 5 days of workshops for 10-13 and 14-17 year olds. Dance, drama, visual arts and more.

This fun-filled program will be lead by professional Deaf artists Anna Seymour, Jessica Moody, Alex Jones and Kirk O’Meara-Presley.

When: Monday 28 September – Friday 2 October 2015

Time: 10am – 4pm

Where: Shopfront, 88 Carlton Parade, Carlton, NSW

Cost: $50 per person

Contact: Joanna Agius, Deaf Arts Officer by email at or call Matthew Pethybridge, Operations Manager, if you require a hearing person to take your call +61 2 9251 6499 ext 108.

Booking is essential.

Family and friends are invited to a special showing of the program activities on 2 October at 2pm. Ripple Effect is delivered in partnership with Arts Access Victoria.

Sign Handel's Messiah *** Deaf Arts seeks participants for signing choir ***

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Accessible Arts is working in partnership with Sydney Philharmonia Choirs and together we will present three performances of Handel's Messiah at the Sydney Opera House in December 2015.

A signing choir of 10-12 volunteers from the Deaf, hard of hearing, and hearing community will join the choral choir to perform the Handel's Messiah.

Call out - still a few spaces left!

We are seeking 10-12 choir and 4 soloists who are highly proficient voluntary signers from the Deaf or hard of hearing community.

Information Session

When: Thursday 25 August 2015

Time: 6:15pm [30mins] followed by first rehearsal: 7pm - 10 pm

Venue: Sydney Philharmonia Choirs Rehearsal Rooms

Visit the Accessible Arts website for full details.

Artist Talk with Deaf Artist Stefan Kater, Sulman Prize Finalist 2015

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Come and watch Deaf Artist Stefan Kater, Sulman Prize Finalist 2015 talk about his artist experience at the Accessible Arts' arts + disability expo.

When: Saturday 19 September 2015 

Time: 1:30pm 

WhereCarriageworks, 245 Wilson Street, Eveleigh 

If you are planning to attend, you must register online at the expo website [click this link].

Watch the Auslan video with Stefan here.