Organisation: DIY Theatre Company

Region: North West

Artform: Theatre

Welcoming: Learning Disability

Opportunity Summary:

Developing Different Voices: DIY is working in partnership with Curious Minds, the bridge organisation for the North West to support this project which offers networking and professional development to teachers and practitioners working in special schools and SEN settings. DIY Theatre Company is a Training and Support Agency for Arts Award and offers a specialist training programme for professionals aiming to offer Arts Award to young people with learning disabilities.


Organisation Information:

DIY is a theatre company of learning disabled performers established in 1994. The Company aims to create entertaining, accessible and thought-provoking theatre which challenges stereotypes, promotes inclusivity and celebrates creativity. As well as making and performing theatre productions, DIY is involved in a range of education and outreach activities, which support their aims of challenging stereotypes, promoting inclusion and celebrating creativity.

W: www.diytheatre.org.uk

T: 0161 212 4984

E: diytheatre@googlemail.com