Organisation: Get Changed Theatre Company
Region: South West
Artform: Cross Artform
Welcoming: Learning Disability
Get Changed Theatre Company offers participants opportunities to develop their skills and experience working across a range of art forms including visual arts, theatre, dance, music and film. 2015 is the year of festivals for Get Changed and the group hopes to perform at Exeter Respect, D'Arts and Funky Lama festivals in June and July. If funding is realised, the participants also hope to perform at Holifield in Cornwall in August. The theme of this year's work is Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. Please contact the organisation for details of how to join.
Get Changed works with adults with learning disabilities and mental health problems using drama, dance and art as a medium promote social inclusion and empower people to realise their Potential. Working with a company of professional actors specialising in this field, participants are actively involved in creating performances which are designed to inspire, entertain and educate public audiences. Get Changed's mission is to raise the profile of the disability community and change public attitudes towards those with disabilities by creating and performing high quality arts projects. The Company's vision is to increase awareness of the problems faced by people with learning disabilities and leave something striking and of lasting value within the community. Get Changed now has over 20 members and they create work across a range of artforms from visual and sound installations and dance works to site specific theatre and film.
T: 01837 52957
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