Beyond ADA: Removing Barriers to Promote Audience Inclusion and Access

Whether offering social stories on your website and fidgets in your lobby for those with sensory sensitivities or providing pre-performance access tours, audio description, braille and large printed programs, there are many practical ways to increase inclusion and access. Learn from artists and presenters how to expand your audiences and your impact by truly embracing those with various physical or cognitive disabilities and by moving well beyond ADA compliance.

  • Date:Monday, Jan. 7
  • Time:9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
  • Room:Hilton Gibson Suite
  • Session Type:Professional Development
  • Knowledge Level:All Levels
  • Moderator/Facilitator:Kevin Spencer, Hocus Focus, Inc.
  • Tracks:Engaging Audiences and Communities, Equity‚ Inclusion and Access, Venues & Operations
Joel Aalberts
The Lensic Performing Arts Center
Robin Anderson
AXIS Dance Company
Alan Liddell
The Theatre at RVCC
Tessa Schultz
Broward Center for the Performing Arts
Kevin Spencer
Hocus Focus, Inc.