Disability Arts Online & Graeae present The Disability And…Podcast

Disability Arts Online, the leading publication for disability arts is joining forces with Graeae to deliver the Disability And…Podcast over the next 12 months.

The Disability And…Podcast promises to get right to theheart of some of the most pressing issues in arts, culture and beyond with aseries of bold, provocative and insightful interviews with disabled artists,key industry figures and the odd legend.

The first episode in the series, Disability And…Representation features a conversation between Deputy Artistic Director at Birmingham Rep (and former Associate Director of Graeae), Amit Sharma and Writer, Actor, Campaigner and Graeae Patron, Mat Fraser. They speak candidly about Mat’s remarkable career, his punk background and how he became politicised around disability rights following a particularly difficult audition.

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Mat Fraser as Richard III. Northern Broadsides & Hull Truck Theatre. Photo by Nobby Clark.

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A full transcript of this podcast can be downloaded from this page.

If you know of any other channels that you’d like this podcast to be available on, please email richard@graeae.org

You can also listen through our Soundcloud channel, also embedded below.

The Disability And…Podcast will be edited by Ian Rattray for Clear Voice Enterprises, experts in accessible audio.

Transcripts of each podcast are available to download from this page.

Transcript: Episode 1. Disability & Representation. Mat Fraser & Amit Sharma