News & Opportunities

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Blind & partially sighted actors WANTED

Posted on: 20 Oct 2015

Extant are promoting several current opportunities for visually impaired actors on behalf of independent film makers and directors.

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Extant is casting! Audition callout

Posted on: 25 Sep 2015

Callout for visually impaired actors: auditions for our upcoming national tour of The Chairs by Eugene Ionesco

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A warrior, brother, friend remembered

Posted on: 7 Aug 2015

A tribute to Lynn Manning by Maria Oshodi.

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ComBUStion this Sunday!

Posted on: 24 Jul 2015

This family-friendly performance is being billed as a highlight of this year's Liberty festival on 26 July, which celebrates Deaf and disability arts.

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Posted on: 13 Jul 2015

Extant's latest commission, a bus ride with a difference, will be unveiled at Liberty Festival on 26 July 2015.

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Car Man sensory dance experience at Sadler’s Wells

Posted on: 13 Jul 2015

The next free day of dance for visually impaired audiences takes place on 8 August around the show, Car Man.

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Don’t miss Ebony Rose and Ping Wing

Posted on: 13 Jul 2015

Two visually impaired performers are premiering a new show on the Camden Fringe after meeting at Extant's Show Real performance.

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Extant at Sight Village Birmingham

Posted on: 13 Jul 2015

Extant is delighted to be taking part at Sight Village Birmingham this week, to launch our new Midlands-based participation programme.

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New Flatland documentary online

Posted on: 13 Jul 2015

Check out the full story of Flatland on the project website.

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Flatland revealed: a revolutionary approach to accessibility?

Posted on: 27 Apr 2015

Extant and partners present key findings of the ground-breaking Flatland installation at a discussion event on 29 April 2014.

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Maria on film

Posted on: 1 Apr 2015

A documentary telling the story of  Extant’s Artistic Director, Maria Oshodi, has been made by London Film School student Norbert Strehle.

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Flatland featured at Art for Tomorrow 2015

Posted on: 13 Mar 2015

The Flatland R&D project by Extant, The Open University and Dr Ad. Spiers, will be featured at the international conference Art for Tomorrow, taking place 14-16 March 2015.

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