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2014 Stratford Festival: Audio-described Performances

The Stratford Festival provides live audio description service for patrons who are blind or have low vision on select performance dates. Join us at the following shows (which are marked on the performance calendar with a "descriptive audio" symbol):

Crazy for You

  • Sunday, June 22, 2:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday, August 6, 2:00 p.m.

Man of La Mancha

  • Saturday, July 12, 2:00 p.m.
  • Friday, August 29, 2:00 p.m.

A Midsummer Night's Dream

  • Sunday, July 27, 2:00 p.m.

King Lear

  • Sunday, September 7, 2:00 p.m.

    Additional performance dates may be added for groups of 10 or more. Please inquire at groups@stratfordfestival.ca.

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"Braille+" CNIB Braille Conference - October 30th and 31st, 2014 (Toronto)

The 2014 Braille conference will take place on October 30th and 31st at the Courtyard Mariott Downtown hotel in Toronto. Focused on education and transition, digital literacy and accessibility, and advocacy and government policy, the conference will boast sessions for parents, teachers, transcribers, and consumers.

AEBC members Donna Jodhan, Natalie Martiniello, and others will be presenting as part of the conference program.

More information on the conference, including the program and hotel information, may be found at http://cnib.ca/en/get-involved/join-an-event/conferences-and-seminars/Pages/2014-CNIB-National-Braille-Conference.aspx