Audio Description for circus

Our founder and editor Kate has recently begun expanding her creative writing practice in the direction of Audio Description (AD) – a technique of translating visually led performance for blind and partially sighted audience members.

She has trained with Dr Louise Fryer, Amelia Cavallo, Chlöe Clarke and Alex Bulmer, and has worked on projects with Citrus Arts and Cirkus Xanti/Ali Williams Productions.

These vlogs chart her experience last year devising creative integrated audio description during the Circus Sessions residency in Toronto: