Programme for the day

The day’s proceedings happened as follows:

Time Event
12.15 Guests arrive – Drinks & Canapes on the Terrace
12.40 Welcoming address by Lord Michael Berkeley of Knighton, CBE (Honorary President of Decibels)
12.45 Brief overview of Decibels Year of Sound-London 2016-2017 by Ken Carter-Founder of Decibels
12.50 Introducing Ruth Montgomery and her deaf musicians by Paul Townson-Chair of Decibels. Musicians: Danny Lane, Sean Chandler, Eloise Garland and Edward Montgomery
13.05 Drinks & Canapes
13.15 “Signed Theatre – Wuthering Heights – Kate Bush” by Caroline Parker, MBE
13.20 Drinks & Canapes
13.30 “Promoting Art through Music” by Rubbena Aurangzeb-Tariq
13.35 Drinks & Canapes
13.45 “Monologues of Shakespeare” introduced by Ilan Dwek and performed by Rachel Merry and Alice Taylor – TAEDS (Theatre Arts Education & Deaf Studies) students of the University of Reading.
14.00 Drinks & Canapes
14.15 Advancing communication technology through “Signly” by Helen Lansdown-CEO of Deafax.
14.20 Thank you for coming to guests and performers by Paul Townson & Lord Michael Berkeley
14.25 “APPEAL for HELP” – give out cards – from Riccardo Mancuso & Ken Carter

A full write-up of the day’s events, including photographs and videos, is available on the website of our partner – Decibels. Please find a link to this below.


More info, Photos and Videos on Decibels