Event: Accessing the Arts Symposium, Selfconscious Theatre and Abilities Centre

Friday, June 13 | 10 am – 5 pm
Abilities Centre, 55 Gordon Street | Whitby, Ontario

Lend your voice to a critical conversation, meet colleagues, share ideas and inspiration – join in a daylong symposium exploring accessibility in the arts. The event spotlights the field of disability arts through panels, group discussions, art bursts and more – with a focus on the performing arts. All are welcome! The day is envisioned as a convening of artists, arts professionals and organizations committed to incorporating inclusive thinking into their programming, creation process and education initiatives. Register by May 23 for the Early Bird Discount!

Presenters will include: Franco Boni | Alex Bulmer | Jan Derbyshire | Brendan Healy | Lynda Hill | Leslie Lester | Catherine MacKinnon | Pam Patterson | Alan Shain | Judith Snow | Judith Thompson | Kazumi Tsuruoka | AND MORE!

More information including details on registration, transportation and access support services:
symposium@bookofjudith.com | 905.665.8500 | www.bookofjudith.com/symposium

Presented in conjunction with the theatrical production of The Book of Judith (June 12 – 14) created by Michael Rubenfeld and Sarah Garton Stanley with Judith Snow. The performance and symposium are co-produced by Selfconscious Theatre (Toronto) and Abilities Centre (Whitby).