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Sign Language Interpreting in Theatre: Using the Human Body to Create Pictures of the Human Soul | Richardson | TranscUlturAl: A Journal of Translation and Cultural Studies

Sign Language Interpreting in Theatre: Using the Human Body to Create Pictures of the Human Soul
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How to translate Shakespeare into American Sign Language

How to translate Shakespeare into American Sign Language | Theatre Interpreting | Scoop.it
An exact translation is impossible, but the Bard's works lend themselves to adaptation
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Staging show for deaf and hearing

Staging show for deaf and hearing | Theatre Interpreting | Scoop.it
TROPICAL Arts actors are opening the curtains to a whole new world for the deaf community.
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Black is the Colour review: interpreting dark themes

Black is the Colour review: interpreting dark themes | Theatre Interpreting | Scoop.it
A new theatre troupe's use of deaf actors and Auslan with English surtitles is both frustrating and intriguing no non-Auslan audience members.
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Deaf actor to sign ad break on Channel 4's The Last Leg - BBC News

Deaf actor to sign ad break on Channel 4's The Last Leg - BBC News | Theatre Interpreting | Scoop.it
A deaf actor is set to sign a commercial break in Channel 4 programme The Last Leg on Friday.
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Deafferent Theatre Is A Beautiful Sound For Jessica Moody - Theatrepeople

Deafferent Theatre Is A Beautiful Sound For Jessica Moody - Theatrepeople | Theatre Interpreting | Scoop.it
Newly formed Deafferent Theatre is the brainchild of ILana Charnelle Gelbart and Jessica Moody and offers a truly remarkable theatrical experience with a difference. Gelbar
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Deafferent Theatre

Deafferent Theatre | Theatre Interpreting | Scoop.it
Hello! It's so good to see you. Excuse the crumpled paper, messy whiteboards and coffee stains. We’re in the middle of preparing for our first production, to debut in September 2016. In the meantime, why not find out more about us? You can read all about Deafferent Theatre here. Want to know more about the minds…
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A shared theatrical experience — and test — for the deaf and hearing - The Boston Globe

A shared theatrical experience — and test — for the deaf and hearing - The Boston Globe | Theatre Interpreting | Scoop.it
“I Was Most Alive With You,” performed simultaneously in spoken English and American Sign Language, is a bold attempt at inclusion in theater. But it also presented challenges for audience members.
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Awakening Interpretation: Broadway Sets the Stage for Linguistic Equality | Street Leverage

Awakening Interpretation: Broadway Sets the Stage for Linguistic Equality | Street Leverage | Theatre Interpreting | Scoop.it
Stephanie Jo Kent explores how Deaf West Theatre’s ground-breaking production of Spring Awakening cast a spotlight on the challenges and possibilities of sign language interpretation. StreetLeverage Note: On June 12, Deaf West Theatre’s Spring Awakening has been invited to perform on the Tony Awards. Due to the close of the show’s limited run, there are
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'I Was Almost Alive With You'

'I Was Almost Alive With You' | Theatre Interpreting | Scoop.it
A groundbreaking show is taking center stage in Boston this month - a game-changer for the deaf community.
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terptree: BSL In Sherlock

terptree: BSL In Sherlock | Theatre Interpreting | Scoop.it

2016 started off with a very special occasion for the Deaf community, BSL made its way into BBC’s Sherlock New Year’s Day special ‘Sherlock: The Abominable Bride’. (Now we at terptree believe it it should be the norm, but at least it’s a start!

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Intense preparation, creativity behind theater interpreters

Intense preparation, creativity behind theater interpreters | Theatre Interpreting | Scoop.it
In a way, ASL interpreters are the bridge between a musician or actor or dancer and the person who buys a ticket and wants to experience a live performance.
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Auslan choir translates Handel's Messiah into sign language

Auslan choir translates Handel's Messiah into sign language | Theatre Interpreting | Scoop.it
Billed as a world-first, the Sydney Philharmonia Choirs' presentation of Handel's Messiah will feature a deaf community "signing" choir on stage alongside a full orchestra and the 400 massed voices of the Symphony and Christmas choirs.
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Media | National Association of the Deaf

[ASL Video available here] The National Association of the Deaf (NAD) recognizes that portrayals of deaf and hard of hearing people in film, television, and theater have a significant impact on the public image of our community. There is no shortage of professional deaf and hard of hearing actors to fill these roles.
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Shakespeare in Sign Language

Shakespeare in Sign Language | Theatre Interpreting | Scoop.it
Shakespeare Unlimited: Episode 59 Many people would probably tell you that what they love most about Shakespeare is his language. So what does Shakespeare become when the words are replaced?  Gallaudet University in Washington, DC, is the world’s only university designed to be barrier-free for deaf and hard of hearing students.
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Iowa theater delays production until it finds deaf actors to play deaf characters

Iowa theater delays production until it finds deaf actors to play deaf characters | Theatre Interpreting | Scoop.it
Theatre Cedar Rapids has postponed its production of the play “Tribes” until it can find deaf actors to play the roles of deaf characters.
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When Deaf Voices Are Left Out Of “Tribes”

When Deaf Voices Are Left Out Of “Tribes” | Theatre Interpreting | Scoop.it
“Unfortunately, no deaf actors showed up to the auditions.” The statement above was made yesterday in a public statement to the Deaf and hard of hearing community by Leslie Charipar, artistic direc…
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Theatre Three Announces Partnership with Deaf Action Center

Theatre Three Announces Partnership with Deaf Action Center | Theatre Interpreting | Scoop.it
Theatre Three announces their partnership with the Deaf Action Center to begin a series of interpreted performances for patrons that are deaf or hard of hearing. The partnership will begin a process wherein one performance of each production in both Theatre Three's main stage season and Theatre Too's season will have BEI/RID certified interpreters in place to sign the performance.
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'A deaf crow in a hearing world': Regina play shares rarely told experiences

'A deaf crow in a hearing world': Regina play shares rarely told experiences | Theatre Interpreting | Scoop.it
The experience of growing up deaf or hard of hearing is a story that is rarely told.
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Watch: Deaf teenager’s home video wins theatre school competition (via BBC)

Watch: Deaf teenager’s home video wins theatre school competition (via BBC) | Theatre Interpreting | Scoop.it
Via the BBC website: A home video of a fifteen year old boy signing Macbeth has won a professional theatre school competition. Ciaran O’Brien from Fishponds near Bristol, who is deaf, impress…
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Nadia Nadarajah and Brian Duffy discussing approaches to translation

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Signing Shakespeare: his plays let us show the poetry of BSL

Signing Shakespeare: his plays let us show the poetry of BSL | Theatre Interpreting | Scoop.it
For director Paula Garfield, translating Love’s Labour’s Lost into British sign language was a tall order, starting with the title
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Awakening the Senses on Broadway

Awakening the Senses on Broadway | Theatre Interpreting | Scoop.it
At Deaf West Theatre’s production of ‘Spring Awakening,’ deaf-blind audience members can experience the show through an innovative combination of three interpreters.
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