Deaf Teen Finds Unexpected Ally at Rockville Cinema
|Deaf Teen Finds Unsuspecting Ally at Rockville CinemaBy Kate Ryan, WTOP.com, 11/26/11
This Thanksgiving weekend, Lana Pavolovskaya is proud and grateful.
She’s proud that her 16-year-old daughter, Vika, who is deaf, is able to advocate for herself and her friends.
And she’s grateful that a manager at a local movie theater stuck by his decision to make sure that technology for the deaf and hearing-impaired customers should function as needed.
Here’s what happened: