Pop Up Performance: Ba/ance

Take part in this deaf-led performance for families in British Sign Language (BSL) and English.

+44 (0)20 7942 2000
  • V&A South Kensington

    Cromwell Road
    London, SW7 2RL

  • Daylit Gallery - V&A's Simon Sainsbury Gallery (Room 64b)

  • Families

    Families, ages 5+

  • Free event

Pop Up Performance: Ba/ance  photo

Join us for a Deaf-Led dance performance for families, with Deaf Dance Artist Clare Adam and Autistic Dance Artist Lesley Howard. Explore wellbeing through this dance performance and what it means for the spaces we’re in to feel calming and safe. This performance will guide your family to explore how movement, emotions, and expressing who we are supports wellbeing. Your family can also have the opportunity to involved in the performance too!
This is an inclusive event delivered in British Sign Language. There will be spoken English translation of the performance for hearing families. Each performance is approximately 40 minutes long. Performances are drop-in and free, starting at 11.00, 13.00 and 15.00.
Please note that filming will take place at this event.

Footage from filming this event may be used by the V&A, Frank Barnes School and the performers for marketing and promotional use, including: printed and online publicity, social media, or other use.

Please click on 'download brochure' to find out more about Clare Adam and Lesley Howard.

This is a families event for adults to enjoy together with their children; no child can be left unattended. Suitable for ages 5+.

This performance has been designed with the support of students from Frank Barnes Primary School for Deaf Children and is supported by The Lord Leonard and Lady Estelle Wolfson Foundation.