Welcome to Signed Culture, the organisation which supports and promotes BSL access to the arts in the UK.
We work with BSL users, arts and cultural organisations and BSL interpreters and Deaf presenters to help ensure that the cultural sector is as open and welcoming to Deaf people as it can possibly be.
On our website, you can find out about upcoming arts and cultural events that are accessible to BSL users and learn how Signed Culture can support you as a BSL user who wants to access the arts: an arts and cultural organisation that wishes to be more open to Deaf patrons and participants as well as BSL interpreters and Deaf presenters working in the cultural sector.
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Interpreter: Danny Stubbs Explore London's history from 1850s- 1940s A 60 minute tour of our People’s City gallery for deaf and hard of hearing visitors. Explore how the lives of a burgeoning
Interpreter: Danny Stubbs
Explore London’s history from 1850s- 1940s
A 60 minute tour of our People’s City gallery for deaf and hard of hearing visitors. Explore how the lives of a burgeoning population were affected by wealth, poverty and war with our trained guide, Danny Stubbs, for British Sign Language users to experience our People’s City gallery. Places are free but limited, and advance booking is essential.
Visitors are welcome to bring up to two hearing friends
Free advanced booking
(Monday) 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Museum of London
150 London Wall, London EC2Y 5HN
Following sell-out runs at the National Theatre and in the West End, James Graham’s biting, hilarious and critically-acclaimed play strips politics down to those who roll up their sleeves, and on occasion
Following sell-out runs at the National Theatre and in the West End, James Graham’s biting, hilarious and critically-acclaimed play strips politics down to those who roll up their sleeves, and on occasion bend the rules, to manoeuvre a conflicting chorus of MPs.
Roll back to 1974. It’s a hung parliament and the corridors of Westminster ring with the sound of infighting as Britain’s political parties battle for the future of the nation!
(Tuesday) 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
West Yorkshire Playhouse,
Playhouse Square, Quarry Hill, Leeds, LS2 7UP
BSL interpreter - Vicky PannellPlease note an additional BSL Interpreted tour will take place on Wednesday 31st January at 5pm.Access information To join our free Access Scheme and book concessionary tickets
BSL interpreter – Vicky Pannell
Please note an additional BSL Interpreted tour will take place on Wednesday 31st January at 5pm.
To join our free Access Scheme and book concessionary tickets for this service, email accesslist@southbankcentre
Come on a musical journey with Swedish pop sensation ABBA as they take over 1970s Britain in this one-of-a-kind exhibition.
Led by a personal tour guide and the voice of narrator Jarvis Cocker, we take you through nine immersive rooms exploring the music, lyrics and lives of one of the world’s most unforgettable bands.
Get close to never-before-seen items from the band’s archive including personal notes, memorabilia and iconic costumes. Chart their rise to fame and lasting legacy; from their early pop explosion onto the British music scene, to chart-topping international stardom.
Taking on 1970s Britain, in the midst of a financial crisis, a wave of strikes and a three-day working week, ABBA were a breath of fresh air, dominating the airwaves with their upbeat anthems channelling positivity and optimism.
ABBA: Super Troupers is presented by Southbank Centre in partnership with Entertainment Exhibitions International AB, in association with ABBA The Museum.
(Wednesday) 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
South Bank Centre
Belvedere Road, London, SE1 8XX