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Disability Entertainment: Films, Dating and Hobbies Document List

This page contains the full list of articles and documents from the Disabled World Entertainment and Recreation category. Though some documents may have since been updated, or revised, they are still listed by their original publish date, with the most recent documents first.

Disability Entertainment: Films, Dating and Hobbies Publications

2018-03-04 : Alice Sheppard and Kinetic Light Present NY Premiere of DESCENT : Alice Sheppard and Kinetic Light present New York Premiere of DESCENT, exploring the potent intersection of disability, dance, design, and technology at New York Live Arts March 22, 23, 24.

2016-12-12 : U.K. Accessible Ticketing: Enabling Access Customers to Book Events Online : The Society of Ticket Agents and Retailers respond to demand for booking accessible tickets online.

2016-06-13 : Free Online Summer Learning Camp for Kids and Families : National Center for Families Learning and Better World Books unveil new edition of Camp Wonderopolis learning website at

2015-12-23 : LeapFrog Epic Tablet for Children : LeapFrog Epic, its first ever Android-based kids tablet, rated one of the top kids tablets for 2015 by Consumer Reports.

2015-12-05 : Morgan's Wonderland: Morgan's Inspiration Island First Ultra-Accessible Splash Park : World's first ultra-accessible Splash Park now being built at Morgan's Wonderland in San Antonio.

2015-10-23 : New Performance Training Course for Actors with Learning Disabilities in West Wales : Doors open on a brand new performance training course in West Wales for actors with learning disabilities.

2014-12-23 : SCI TV Disability in Sports : SCI explores disability in sports with Aaron Scheidies, legally blind ITU World Paratriathlon Champion.

2014-12-19 : Dr. Oz Show and The Doctors - Health Education or Entertainment : Study looks at what kinds of things are being recommended on medical shows and the kind of information provided.

2014-11-19 : Veterans Art Guild Gives Vets with Disabilities Freedom to Express Artistic Talents : Art Guild and Independent Living Center give veterans with disabilities freedom to express artistic talents.

2014-04-24 : ILSE: I Am Human - One Arm to the Top : Up and coming Belgian-born Brooklyn based singer with one arm surprises with beautiful songs and an intriguing background.

2013-12-30 : Bo Jackson Surprises Blake Leeper On Arsenio Hall Show : Bo agreed to surprise Blake Leeper known as The American Blade Runner on the set of the Arsenio Hall Show.

2013-12-11 : Walk Twice As Hard - Jus Daze : Walk Twice As Hard is an album that looks at the life of bowlegged rapper Jus Daze who overcame a dramatic transformation.

2013-08-22 : LOVE LAND Film Features a Breakthrough Cast with Disabilities : LOVE LAND endorsed by the Disability Cinema Coalition is an independent film focused on the disability rights movement that challenges disability stereotypes.

2012-12-07 : Gift Ideas and Products for the Blind and Visually Impaired : MaxiAids Products for Independent Living offer accessible gift ideas for the holidays for persons with disability including the blind and deaf.

2012-02-18 : The Special Needs Gang Comic Strip : Social networking site has just introduced The Special Needs Gang a comic strip where the lead characters are individuals with special needs.

2011-12-09 : Watch TV and Movies on FaceBook Via FreeCast App : Users of can now watch web based television channels and movies from directly within Facebook.

2011-11-03 : Mayer-Johnson Products for People with Disabilities : Speech generating devices give voice to people who do not have the ability to speak due to physical and cognitive limitations associated with ALS cerebral palsy traumatic brain injury intellectual disabilities autism and other forms of disabilities.

2011-07-20 : Black Heart - Actor Shawn "ETCETERA" McClain Gives Breakthrough Performance : In the film Black Heart Shawn ETCETERA McClain plays lead role of young musician Shane Preme Davis who has Type-1 Diabetes.

2011-05-02 : Film - Sleeping With The Bear - Triumph Over Adversity : Sleeping with the Bear film stars award winning actors Eileen Grubba and Carmen Argenziano who are both lifetime members of The Actors Studio.

2011-03-24 : Vince Gill and Amy Grant Discuss Separate Paths to Stardom : Excerpts from the upcoming AARP The Magazine cover story featuring Vince Gill and Amy Grant.

2011-01-19 : Descriptive Audio Shows - Fox Theatre : Lighthouse for the Blind-Saint Louis and the Fox Theatre have partnered to bring descriptive audio shows back to the Fox Theatre.

2011-01-06 : Music by Prudence - An Oscar Winning Documentary Film : Music by Prudence tells the self-empowering story of Zimbabwean singer songwriter Prudence Mabhena who was born severely disabled.

2011-01-06 : Wheelchair Actress Ali Stroker May Be First to Score Leading Role in Professional Musical : Actress Ali Stroker may be the first actress in a wheelchair in American Musical Theatre to have a leading role in a professional musical.

2010-11-24 : Royal Court's Tribes: A New Play Featuring a Deaf Main Role : Tribes is not necessarily a play that screams this is what it's like to be deaf Nor does it claim to portray the entire deaf experience.

2010-11-08 : The King's Speech Highlights the Plight of Those who Stutter : The movie The Kings Speech starring Colin Firth and Geoffrey Rush highlights those who stutter and the resources that are available to them.

2010-11-06 : For Once in My Life Film Shows How People with Disabilities Work to Inspire Audiences : For Once in My Life is a film that shows the greatness that lies within each of us.

2010-10-21 : Art Exhibit Shows the World Through Eyes That Were Once Blind : Unique art exhibit featuring photographs taken by people who were once blind but can now see because of a corneal transplant opens in Denver.

2010-10-08 : My Dream a Gala Spectacular - Win Free Tickets : China Disabled Peoples Performing Arts Troupe My Dream is a gala spectacular and a truly inspiring story.

2010-10-06 : "Wait Until Dark" Lead Character Appropriately Played by Blind Actor : Wait Until Dark is the first show of the busy 13th season of dramas comedies musicals and the Youth Theatre annual show.

2010-10-06 : Annual Gala offers Show by Actors with Disabilities : Dionysus Theatre offers inclusive theater and is the only one in Texas to put actors with disabilities and non-disabled actors under the same spotlights.

2010-08-21 : Walt Disney World, Helping People with Disabilities : Do you have a disability which you believe will prevent you enjoying the attractions provided by Walt Disney World.

2010-06-22 : Celebrities Discuss Their Disabilities in BBC Ouch! Series Dis Connected : BBC new series of films discussing what effect disability has on the lives of celebrities.

2010-06-21 : Video Contest to Bring Visibility to Disability : Online video contest which will showcase the possibilities for children living with disabilities.

2010-06-20 : First Dionysus Theatre Audiences: Musical "Putnam" is Uplifting Hit : Dionysus Theatre in Houston tries to mainstream actors with disabilities with non-disabled actors.

2010-06-11 : Love Simple - iTune Film to Raise Awareness for Lupus : Producers of romantic comedy Love Simple donating 30 percent of proceeds from film's sale to S.L.E. Lupus Foundation.

2010-06-03 : Creativity Fosters Understanding of ADA : Matrix and community make giant puppet of Justin Dart.

2010-05-20 : Valerie Bertinelli Reveals Her Engagement : Valerie Bertinelli Reveals Her Engagement Exclusively to AARP The Magazine.

2010-03-14 : Why the Movie Avatar Didn't Win the Oscar : Those who argue Avatar the movie mimics Dances With Wolves or Pocahontas prove Dr. Fines point.

2009-12-13 : Modern Drummer Joins Pat Gesualdo for Groundbreaking Disability Column : Monthly column based on Gesualdos recent breakthrough Drum Therapy techniques.

2009-10-13 : Mark Dacascos Stars in Veterans Day Film - Only the Brave : Indican Pictures will release the film ONLY THE BRAVE beginning November 10th.

2009-09-24 : Interesting Webcams Animals People and Places : Interesting live webcams of zoos animals traffic cams and scenic places around the world.

2009-09-07 : Heavy Load Movie Review : Movie Heavy Load documents a year in the life of English punk band Heavy Load whose members include musicians with learning disabilities.

2009-09-02 : Morgan's Wonderland: A Park for People with Disabilities : Imagine a park designed specifically for children with disabilities and you will have found Morgans Wonderland.

2009-08-26 : What do You Want to do Today - Sensory Preferences : Sensory related choices to consider when planning family activities for the day.

2009-08-25 : Comedian Josh Blue - Information and Video : Josh Blue an American comedian with cerebral palsy and talented US Paralympic soccer player.

2009-08-17 : CandoCo Dance Company: Disabled & Non-disabled Dancers : The CandoCo Dance Company is a contemporary dance company of disabled and non-disabled dancers.

2009-08-07 : Videos on Disabilities: Places to Find Disability Videos : A collection of resources providing information on where to find DVDs and videos relating to disability issues and disabilities online.

2009-06-01 : Justin Hines Internet Video Message : New and exclusive interactive online contextual viral video promotion for singer-songwriter Justin Hines.

2009-05-12 : Films Involving Disabilities : Films Involving Disabilities presents listings of feature films and documentaries which involve persons with disabilities.

2009-04-24 : LDA's 2012 Cultural Fund Boosts Training in Theatre, Media and Design : Young Londoners and disabled people are being given the opportunity to develop their skills in the creative industries thanks to funding from the London Development Agency.

2009-04-01 : Little People Big World - Dealing with Dwarfism : Television show Little People Big World brings achondroplasia the most common form of dwarfism into the spotlight.

2009-03-20 : Disabled Actor Stars in Major Motion Picture : An actor living with the challenges of cerebral palsy plays a disabled serial killer in the acclaimed and controversial Japanese motion picture Late Bloomer.

2009-03-17 : PHAMALY - Physically Handicapped Amateur Musical Actor's League : PHAMALY is a nonprofit organization to enable persons with disabilities to showcase their talents and abilities through live productions and make performing arts accessible.

2009-01-28 : Endeavor Freedom - A Chance to Share your Story : Developmental Disabilities to start an independent media organization for people with disabilities run by people with disabilities to be called

2009-01-04 : Webbytalents - Disabilities in Film : Webbytalents is a new website sharing for films made by or for people with disabilities across the world.

2008-12-09 : Accessible TV Program Guide : Online accessible TV guides for the blind and vision impaired to quickly lookup TV show episode titles and air dates.

2008-07-22 : Britains Missing Top Model with a Disability : Eight gorgeous girls with a disability have been selected to take part in the BBC3 series entitled Britains Missing Top Model.

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