Arts and Cultural Heritage
ACHF Arts Access ACHF Arts Education
Inspire students to recognize/address perceived barriers to participation. Often students believe their options in theatre are limited. Teaches them to achieve their dreams, creates a new artistic-educational relationship for Minnesota State Academy for the Deaf and Paradise Center for the Arts. Audience size, program initiative at Paradise Center for the Arts increases.Minnesota State Academy for the Deaf will record video, interview students about Deaf theatre and share stories with VSA and Paradise Center for the Arts about growth in student pride. Paradise Center for the Arts will analyze attendance and requests/offering of ASL interpretation/captioning. VSA Minnesota will help with captioning equipment and identifying interpreters and captioners.
The students had an overwhelming sense of accomplishment and pride. They loved being on stage and performing for a live audience. They recognized that in the mainstream there are many barriers to face as a deaf or hard of hearing actor, but they can accomplish their dreams.
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