The Audio Description Association (ADA) works to raise the standard and profile of audio description nationwide, supporting audio describers and facilitating a quality service for blind and partially sighted people.

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Update: June’s workshop for your diary “Audio Describing Burlesque”

“Audio Describing Burlesque” Click here for audio information for this workshop.  Date: Monday 26 June 2017 Time: 14.30-16.45 (doors open 14.00) Venue: Grand Theatre, 33 Church Street, Blackpool FY1 1HT Booking: Numbers are limited, early booking is advisable. To book, email Cost:…

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Update: Note Pad May 2016

Featuring: June’s workshop Burlesque in Blackpool. Memberships and Subs for 2017. A follow up to Shape Arts. A look at the Sennheiser MobileConnect App. The merger of RNIB and Action for Blind People.

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Update: Growing Audiences for Audio Description:  Conference Report

Delegates welcome the speaker

The report of ADA's Conference, "Growing Audiences for Audio Description", held at Birmingham Hippodrome in March 2016 can be downloaded here in PDF format. If is available free of charge in the following formats:  Word (34 pages without illustrations); Braille and audio (CD recording). Please…

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Touch Tour with the Royal Shakespeare Company

Touch Tour with the Royal Shakespeare Company

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