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TheatreNI delighted to announce the purchase of new captioning equipment to support better access and participation to theatre and live performances from the deaf and hard of hearing community

Following a successful submission to the DfC Access and Inclusion programme 2018/19, administered by Belfast City Council, TheatreNI have purchased state of the art captioning equipment to enhance access and participation of the deaf and hard of hearing community to theatre and live performance in Northern Ireland.

Venues, festivals and production companies within Northern Ireland are able to hire TheatreNI’s captioning equipment and captioners. You can find out more about captioning hire.

The purchase of the new equipment was grant aided by Belfast City Council through investment from the Department for Communities Access and Inclusion programme 2018/19.