Event: Audio Description Association Annual General Meeting

26 September 2017 : 12:30 pm


This year’s Annual General Meeting of the Audio Description Association will take place on Tuesday 26 September at Theatres Trust, 22 Charing Cross Road, London WC2H 0QL
from 12.30-1.30pm.

The AGM is open to all members of ADA; non-members are also very welcome to attend in a non-voting capacity.

This is a great opportunity to meet with others in the field and to share ideas.

Entrance to the AGM is free of charge.

Event: Recorded Description for Theatre and the Visual Arts

26 September 2017 : 2:00 pm


The session begins with a presentation by Alison Clarke, Audio Describer, and David Philips, Head of Production at New Wolsey Theatre, entitled:

First Steps in Recorded Description for Live Performance

They will report on recent experiments with pre-recorded audio description in Ipswich,and answer questions from the floor.

This will be followed by a look at the current use of pre-recorded audio description in Europe, including (subject to confirmation) a presentation from French colleagues at
Acces Culture, and a discussion of the application of recorded AD in the visual arts, museum and heritage sector.

The essential details are:

Title: Recorded AD for Theatres and the Visual Arts
Audience: AD providers and users
Venue: Theatres Trust, 22 Charing Cross Road, London WC2H 0QL

Date: Tuesday 26 September 2017

Time: 2.00-4.30pm

Cost: ADA members: £25 Non-ADA members: £35
(includes coffee/tea on arrival and mid-afternoon)

Numbers are strictly limited and advance booking/payment is strongly

Cheques should be made payable to Audio Description Association and sent
to ADA, PO Box 306, 17 Holywell Hill, St Albans AL1 1D.

For bank transfers, ADA’s account details are available when booking.

PayPal payments should be made to accounts@audiodescription.co.uk

Please note that in this instance payments are non-refundable unless the event is cancelled.