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Posted: Thursday 5 December, 2019

Ben Paior-Smith (MC Gold) on the Heart Beat Club

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Ben Paior-Smith (aka MC Gold) is a member of Access2Art's Beats Crew and  one of the learning disabled DJs and Beatboxers who will be performing at the Heart Beat Club on Saturday, 14 December 2019 at MOD. Adelaide. Below, Ben shares  his thoughts on the upcoming Heart Beat Club. Tell...

Posted: Monday 22 April, 2019

People Love Stories – an Interview with Amit Sharma

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Amit Sharma has been the Associate Director of Graeae Theatre Company, London, since 2011. He directed The Solid Life of Sugar Water, a Graeae Theatre Company and Theatre Royal Plymouth production, gaining unanimous acclaim at the 2015 Edinburgh Festival Fringe, leading to a 2016 UK tour including a run at...

Posted: Thursday 29 November, 2018

Angus Thompson and Nina Oyama: The Angus Project

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Alyssa From Access2Arts had the opportunity to chat with Angus Thompson and Nina Oyama from The Angus Project. The Angus Project started out as a web series as part of Screen Australia and ABC COMEDY’s Fresh Blood Initiative. A 30 minute pilot episode was be broadcast on ABC TV on...

Posted: Monday 30 July, 2018

Interview with SNDCLSH Artist in Residence Liz Martin

Artist in residence, Liz Martin, works with participants.

Sydney-based musician Liz Martin was in Adelaide (from 13 July-22 July 2018) conducting workshops for Access2Art’s SNDCLSH project. She worked with local artists to develop and use assistive music technology. Writer Indigo Eli interviewed Liz to find out what assistive music technology is, what they were working on and what...