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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.
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Interpreter: Donna RuaneFollowing 8 record-record breaking years in London’s West End and having played in 10 countries around the world, the National Theatre’s acclaimed play WAR HORSE is coming to Nottingham in 2018!
Interpreter: Donna Ruane
Following 8 record-record breaking years in London’s West End and having played in 10 countries around the world, the National Theatre’s acclaimed play WAR HORSE is coming to Nottingham in 2018!
At the outbreak of World War One, Joey, young Albert’s beloved horse, is sold to the Cavalry and shipped to France. He’s soon caught up in enemy fire, and fate takes him on an extraordinary journey, serving on both sides before finding himself alone in no man’s land. Albert, who remained on his parents’ Devon farm, cannot forget Joey. Though still not old enough to enlist he embarks on a treacherous mission to find him and bring him home.
Based on the beloved novel by Michael Morpurgo, this powerfully moving and imaginative drama, filled with stirring music and songs, is a show of phenomenal inventiveness. At its heart are astonishing life-sized horses by South Africa’s Handspring Puppet Company, who bring breathing, galloping, charging horses to thrilling life on stage.
War Horse is an unforgettable theatrical event which takes audiences on an extraordinary journey from the fields of rural Devon to the trenches of First World War France.
(Saturday) 2:30 pm - 4:45 pm
Royal Concert Hall Nottingham
BSL Interpreter: Vicky PannellYou can book tickets by emailing: email@example.com Box Office via 0808 164 4616 or in Person Please allow at least 4 weeks’ notice prior to the event to book
BSL Interpreter: Vicky Pannell
You can book tickets by emailing:
Box Office via 0808 164 4616 or in Person
Please allow at least 4 weeks’ notice prior to the event to book an interpreter.
Michael currently presents his own television show Michael McIntyre’s Big Show on BBC1. The last series averaged over 6.5 million viewers and recently received two BAFTA nominations
(Saturday) 6:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Motorpoint Arena - Nottingham
Bolero Square, The Lace Market, NG1 1LA Nottingham
Interpreter: Steven Conlon29th Mar & 5th Apr 2018 Based on the story and characters from the Oscar®-winning DreamWorks Animation film, this hilarious and spectacular production turns the world of fairytales upside
Interpreter: Steven Conlon
29th Mar & 5th Apr 2018
Based on the story and characters from the Oscar®-winning DreamWorks Animation film, this hilarious and spectacular production turns the world of fairytales upside down in an all-singing, all-dancing, must-see musical comedy.
Join Shrek, our unlikely hero, and his loyal steed Donkey as they set off on a quest to rescue the beautiful (if slightly temperamental) Princess Fiona from her tower, guarded by a fire breathing love-sick dragon. Add the vertically challenged Lord Farquaad, a gang of fairytale misfits, and a biscuit with attitude, and you’ve got an irresistible mix of adventure, laughter and romance, guaranteed to delight audiences of all ages!
(Thursday) 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Sheffield Theatres - Crucible Theatre & Lyceum Studio
55 Norfolk St, Sheffield, S1 1DA