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Here's a few key bits of information from the DAO e-bulletin, distributed on October 15th 2013.read more...
DYSPLA! are looking for Creative Partnerships for DYSPLA 2013:
The DYSPLA Festival celebrates, develops and produces the work of dyslexic storymakers.
Monsters, Mavericks and Mothers is happening at Camden's Peoples' Theatre from the 12th until the 16th November 2013.
This years Festival will be an immersive experience of theatre, film, performance poetry, and art work with a narrative focus on containment; both metaphorical and/or physical and will have a strong emphasis on female protagonists.
As always the festival will open with the GALA and invited guest speakers; and there will be an exhibition of hand written letters by dyslexic storymakers.
For more information visit: http://www.dysthelexi.com/
DaDaFest seek Disability Arts Touring Network Co-ordinator:
DaDaFest are seeking a Co-ordinator for a new UK-wide strategic touring network.
Working with the DaDaFest Artistic Director, the post-holder will support a group of arts organisations and venues, in developing, monitoring and delivering a touring arts programme funded by Arts Council England.
The programme intends to strengthen disability arts touring across the various locations in the UK.
The postholder will support the network of arts organisations and venues in developing, monitoring and delivering a strategic touring arts programme.
Part Time: 80 days to be agreed from November 2013 to April 2015.
Location: Flexible arrangements. May be based at the DaDaFest Office in Liverpool City Centre or one or more of the network members' sites. Some home working may also be possible!
Ideally suited to an experienced administrator in the arts and/or community events or activities. The role will support event planning, organise meetings and liaise with artists, working within the highest accessibility standards.
Deadline for Applications is 12noon on November 5th 2013.
DaDaFest is committed to safeguarding children and vulnerable adults. DaDaFest is an equal opportunities employer.
For more details, visit: http://www.dadafest.co.uk/about-us/opportunities/