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Audio & Sign Language – Accessibility at McLean Community Players Shows

December 8, 2015 in Community News

 

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.

McLean Community Players Website