Misfit Centre Stage - A symposium on Autism and the Performing Arts

Date: 
Fri, 17/03/2017 - 14:00 - 18:00

Join Access All Areas for an afternoon exploring autism and the performing arts with presentations, creative workshops and break-out sessions by leading industry professionals.

FREE

SOME TICKETS STILL REMAINING

Chaired by Jonathan Meth, Expert Advisor for Ambitious About Autism, the symposium is aimed at both theatre professionals and those who work in the field of autism.

PRESENTATIONS:

Nick Llewellyn, Access All Areas and Cian Binchy (writer/performer, The Misfit Analysis)

Emotion Recognition Tools –  Professor Bhismadev Chakrabarti, Centre for Autism, University of Reading

Autism and Employment - Ambitious About Autism

Autism and Access – Emma Rees, London Theatre Consortium

Resource pack launch: The Misfit Analysis

WORKSHOPS:

Autism-biography and Performance

Exploring emotion through Drama and Emoji

Breakout sessions for further discussion and networking

Cian Binchy will perform his award-winning The Misfit Analysis at 9pm at Lyric Hammersmith as part of the Evolution Festival. Tickets are only £8 and can be purchased in advance from www.lyric.co.uk/whats-on/production/evolution-festival-the-misfit-analysis/

Symposium tickets are restricted to a total of 50 so please book in good time. Tickets to The Misfit Analysis are not included in symposium attendance.

BOOK TICKETS FOR SYMPOSIUM HERE

For more information contact Max May, Operations Manager: max@accessallareastheatre.org 020 7613 6445

Contact: 
Max May