Item 165 to 227 of Note Pad ADA’s e-newsletter. (2016 - 2017)
Welcome to back issues of Note Pad for 2016 to 2017.
Covering Items 165 to 227.
Download: Note Pad January 2016 (pdf - 320 KB)
Item 165 - 167
Download: Note Pad February to March 2016 (pdf - 457 KB)
Item 168 - 175
Download: Note Pad May 2016 (pdf - 306 KB)
Item 176 - 180
Download: Note Pad June 2016 (docx - 28 KB)
Item 181 – Notes On Blindness. Item 182 – Audio description – the art of access – London Workshop – 21st October 10 AM. Item 183 – Whitechapel art gallery – Audio description tours. Item 184 – ADA 2016 AGM and Workshop. Item 185 – Fashion Statement – ADA Scotland introduces Audio describer gilets. Item 186 - Still to come.
Download: Note Pad August 2016
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Item 187 AGM and Workshop Describing Shakespeare and Restoration Comedy, Item 188 details of the Workshop Describing Shakespeare and Restoration Comedy to mark the 400th Anniversary of Shakespeare’s Death, Item 189 Announcement and Obituary of Pat Collcutt, Item 190 Audio Description in Museums, Exploring Practitioner Views. Item 191 Equity Approved Model Contract and ADA Conference Report.
Download: Note Pad October 2016 (pdf - 147 KB)
Item 192 – Growing audiences for audio description – Conference Report.
Download: Growing Audiences Final Document as mentioned in October 2016's edition of Note Pad. (pdf - 2 MB)
Download: Note Pad December 2016 (pdf - 401 KB)
Item 193 - 197
Download: Note Pad February 2017 (pdf - 421 KB)
Item 198 - 203
Download: Note Pad May 2017 (pdf - 404 KB)
Item 204 – Workshop on describing Burlesque in Blackpool. Item 205 – Date for your diary. Item 206 – 2017/2018 – Membership subscriptions now due. Item 207 – Shape Arts – Audio description Symposium at Tate Exchange. Item 208 – Sennheiser Mobile connect app for theatre AD, Item 209.
Download: Note Pad August 2017 (pdf - 322 KB)
Item 210 and 211 ADAs 2017 AGM and Elections to ADAs Executive Committee. Item 212 Details relating to the talk being give at the AGM entitled Recorded Audio Description for Theatre and the Visual Arts. Item 213 An American Council of the Blind article relating to the Total Eclipse. Item 214 ADLAB PRO Research Questionnaire for Describers. Item 215 Whats On Where. Vocaleyes list AD events nationwide. Item 216 Sennheiser MobileConnect App.
Download: Note Pad August 2017 Paula’s Snowdon challenge! (pdf - 179 KB)
Item 217 - Paula Suchy is in peak condition as she prepares to tackle the slopes of Snowdon next month to raise funds for two charities – the Audio Description Association and her local Milton Keynes Reader Service.
Download: Note Pad September 2017
(pdf - 184 KB)
Item 218 Workshop on Recorded Audio Description for Theatres, Museums and Galleries, Item 219 Motion Picture Solutions seek VI editors, item 220 Paula’s Snowdon Challenge.
Download: Note Pad September 2017 (2)
(pdf - 132 KB)
Item 221 Accessible Filmmaking, sound Design and Binaural Audio – Event in London.
Download: Note Pad September 2017 (3)
(pdf - 134 KB)
Item 222 Paula’s Snowdon Challenge is complete plus the story of the event from Paula..
Download: Note Pad November 2017
(pdf - 206 KB)
Item 223 Workshop on Promoting AD Services, Item 224 Brewing in the Basement – promotion of an event “The Touretteshero Project” Item 225 American Council for the Blind Press Release The Benefits of AD in education, Review Film and Video, Item 226 Equity Approved Model Contract, Item 227 Report on Recorded AD at the New Worlsey Theatre, Ipswich.
Download: Item 226 Equity Approved Model Contract. (pdf - 42 KB)
Download: Item 227 Report on Recorded AD at the New Worlsey Theatre, Ipswich. (pdf - 2 MB)
ADA (Scotland) promotes audio description and facilitates the provision of audio description services across Scotland. ADA and ADA (Scotland) offer the same accredited training courses for describers on their respective sides of the border.
GLFB is a fund-raising charity which raises money to support its member charities and other grassroots organisations working to improve the lives of blind and visually impaired people across the capital.
The Royal Society for blind children (RSBC) believe no child in the UK should grow up to be poor or lonely just because they are blind. RSBC’s Family Support Service can offer practical advice and emotional support to make sure every blind child has the self-belief and skills to fulfil the potential they’ve got. RSBC also runs social and peer groups, an employability programme and Health and Well-being clubs to support vision impaired young people to live a life without limits.
The Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) are here for everyone affected by sight loss. Whether you’re losing your sight or you’re blind or partially sighted, our practical and emotional support can help you face the future with confidence.
Edited by disabled artist Colin Hambrook, DAO is a repository of thousands of articles, blogs, news items, reviews, interviews and creative writing by artists and writers on disability and the artists published since 2004.
Leading provider of audio guides outside the US
Theatre, film and TV work
Independent Media Services has recently been acquired by Broadcast Text International.
Independent Television Facilities Centre: contact email@example.com
Mind’s Eye operates throughout the United Kingdom and Ireland, to provide audio description, descriptive tours, touch tours and handling sessions, audio guides and audio brochures for Theatres, Galleries, Museums, Conferences, Film Festivals and other Cultural Institutions.
Sightlines Audio Description Services was formed by Jonathan Nash and Margaret Spittles in 1994 and over the last eighteen years has audio described over six hundred theatre performances.
VocalEyes is a registered charity working across the nation at a variety of venues and with a range of partner organisations. The heart of their mission is to work with blind and partially sighted people to enhance engagement with the arts, through audio description.
Windsor Theatre Describers Association is a charity which aims to enhance the experience of blind and partially sighted visitors to Theatre Royal Windsor by providing audio description and related services.