Just a Bit… Funny 2014
Have you been patronised in a truly 'special' way lately? Do you see the lighter side of having a disability? Or love just having a laugh? Yes? Then get yourself along to this year's Sydney Comedy Festival.
“There are all these disability clichés about facing challenges, being inspirational and overcoming adversity. Then there is life. The reality of my life is that every conversation I choose to engage in is carefully thought through, and an effort. Every time I go out in public, I have to brace myself to be talked to like I’m not really as intelligent as I am. These examples are only really a snippet of what living in my body is like. I am not inspirational. I’m just trying to live my life the best way I know how, that is, with a good sense of humour, well, a great sense of humour, if you ask me.”
In 2011 the newly formed ruckus ensemble attended Exercise (book) Classes which were 26 weeks of workshops in writing and theatre making. They worked alongside Beyond the Square's Creative Directo…Read More
On November 23rd 2011, 60 people with a disability & their carers from the Beyond ABBA program performed on Riverside’s main stage ‘Invisibility.’ This was the culmination of 3 terms worth o…Read More
Every year participants of the Beyond ABBA movement & drama workshops show off their skills, talents and funk to a packed audience on Riverside's mainstage. This year was no different the EPIC perf…Read More