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: 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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Update: Whitechapel Art Gallery - Audio Description Tours

183 Whitechapel Art Gallery Audio Description Tours:  Mary Heilmann Exhibition Whitechapel Art Gallery Audio Description Tours:  Mary Heilmann Exhibition Whitechapel Art Gallery’s new programme of audio described tours for blind and partially sighted visitors focuses on its current exhibition of works by…

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Update: Audio Description:  The Art of Access

Note Pad 2016 182 Audio Description: the Art of Access Workshop, London, 21 October 2016, 10.00am-6.00pm: preliminary announcement Sponsored by Royal Holloway, University of London, and organised by Hannah Thompson and Eleanor Margolies, this one-day workshop aims to explore some of the aesthetic and technological questions around the…

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Touch Tour with the Royal Shakespeare Company

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