Audio & Sign Language – Accessibility at McLean Community Players Shows
Community theater gets grant for sign language performances
$3,000 program continues McLean Community Players effort to expand accessibility
Exert from Fairfax County Times Article
By Angela Woolsey
Nov 24, 2015
The Mclean Community Foundation awarded local theater group, a $3,000 on Oct. 27th. To launch an ASL program to provide sign language translators for one performance of each of its four annual productions.
Audio Access: The Alden Theatre is equipped with an infrared audio system for those who are hearing impaired, but not deaf. It can be used with or without a hearing aid. Please inquire at the Box Office.
ASL Interpretation: MCP has received a generous grant from the McLean Community Foundation which will finally allow us to provide American Sign Language (ASL) interpreters for one performance of each of our shows.