Young adults with disabilities bring Shakespearean dream to life – Toronto – CBC News

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Courtesy if Folger Shakespeare Library

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          All of the arts have the power to help people with disabilities; drama therapy is being used in many ways to help people develop in new directions. Among the most successful of drama therapies are those being used with disabled people and in prison rehabilitation. Today’s post shares an inspiring project in Toronto where young people with various disabilities create a magical immersive playground based on Shakespeare’s Midsummer Night’s Dream.

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“A group of young adults will get a chance to show off their creative talents this Thursday through Sunday, in an immersive theatre installation at the Miles Nadal Jewish Community Centre’s Al Green Theatre.”

Source: Young adults with disabilities bring Shakespearean dream to life – Toronto – CBC News

Courtesy of Folger Shakespeare Library

Courtesy of Folger Shakespeare Library

Courtesy of the Folger Shakespeare Library

Courtesy of the Folger Shakespeare Library

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