News and opportunities
Solar Bear welcome Romanian Erasmus students. Progression 2015 - a celebration of deaf arts. Launch of BA in Performance in BSL and English. Tour of Kind of Silence opens at Platform. DYT perform at IYAF, London. DYT perform at Alliance Conference. Meet Solar Bears new Apprentice - Bea Webster. A Love Divided wins Best Film Award at Young Deaffest. BA Degree in Performance in BSL and English. BAFTA nomination for DYT member. Solar Bear visit to Romania. Gerry Ramage addresses the SCoD Conference.
Deaf Awareness Training by Solar Bear Theatre Company
We provide deaf awareness training to arts venues across Scotland. We believe that training for venue staff is vital if we are to encourage deaf, deafened and hard of hearing people to take part in all that theatre has to offer whether on stage or off. One of the main barriers that audiences face is access to information providing transparent and clear information is the first step to setting clear expectations about the experience people are likely to have at a venue. How to work with an interpreter.