From 15-21 May 2017 Deaf Awareness Week will celebrate collaborative work that has made a difference for people who are deaf or have a hearing loss.
Promoted by the UK Council on Deafness, Deaf Awareness Week is an opportunity to raise awareness that 1 in 6 people in the UK are deaf, deafened or hard of hearing.
There are a variety of Stagetext captioned events taking place across the UK during Deaf Awareness Week:
Screenings of director Naoko Yamada’s anime A Silent Voice with digital cinema captions by Stagetext are taking place on Tue 16 May 7:00pm in Showcase Cinemas in Leeds, Bristol, Cardiff, Leicester, Nottingham, Reading, Peterborough, Bluewater and Southampton.
Talks with live subtitles during the week include:
Captioned theatre performances include: