February 15-20 2022 Signdance Next Generation Pilot Training Module
April 4-14 2022 International Development Inclusive Practice Improvisation Composition in signdance theatre and Next Generation Project Piacenza Italy.
June 17-25 Transmitter Performance, Graz Residency workshops and shows (by invitation)
July 4-17 2022 International Residency and Next Generation Programme for performance skill in signdance theatre Dalmatia Tour, Pakostane Croatia with SDC performance company.
(This residency is full)
July 25-30,2022 Elgiva Theatre and Theatre Shed Residency Chesham, Bucks, the UK (by invitation)
September 18-October 1, 2022 Deaf Creative Residency U K by invitation, workshop program available (via Deaf Creative)
October 3-16 Signdance Next Generation Training Croatia
(by invitation) Signdance Collective - Next Generation Projects Following the initial successful Art Council England Funded pilot''Signdance Next Generation Programmes''in 2022, Deaf, Disabled and Diverse artists are currently training. They will continue to train with the company, gaining touring, performance, workshop and event development skills. The artist leadership team manages this program in collaboration with regional, national and international partners.
With the "Next Generation Project" and the development of the SDC national engagement team, the public engagement area of the company's work will grow. Between 2023-2026, The current touring company and the new team will allow SDC to reach many more groups across the UK.This group will deliver new engagement programmes to schools and marginalised groups in the community, reaching Deaf and Disabled young people and their families traditionally excluded from cultural activities. Pilot Funded by Arts Council England, 2-year project 2022-2024 funded by The Rothschild Foundation.