Derby SignFest 2019

Presented in partnership with Communication Unlimited and Royal School for the Deaf Derby
Derby SignFest , Family Friendly
Monday 9 September 2019 - Sunday 15 September 2019

Derby Signfest is a new festival happening across Derby, celebrating and raising awareness of sign language, and the fact that Derby has the second largest Deaf community outside of London.

There is an exciting week planned of theatre, workshops, family activities, tours, arts & sports activities for schools, BSL film festival, subtitled films and much much more. There is something in the festival for everyone, people of all ages both Deaf and hearing.

There will be a pop up Deaf history & heritage museum throughout the week in the Derby Theatre Bistro area, open to all and free of charge. 

Events at Derby Theatre

City Centre Ghost Tour

Kellie Moody Beauty Demo

Royal Crown Derby Tour

BDA Deaf Awareness, Culture & BSL Taster Workshop

Friargate Ghost Tour

Body Confidence Workshop

Pride Park Stadium Tour

Variety Showcase

Rolls-Royce Heritage Centre Tour

BDA Deaf Awareness & Culture Workshop

Afternoon Tea

BDA BSL Taster Workshop

Gavin Lilley

Derby Deaf Club Quiz

Theatre Open Day

You've Got Dragons

Stay tuned for more information and full festival listings coming soon. 

Supported by British Deaf Association and Derby City Council.

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