Notes to Editors
About Face Theatre Company is part of ECHO for Extra Choices in Herefordshire and is their flagship project. About Face provides a wide range of opportunities for people with learning disabilities to grow in confidence through performance based skills and gives a platform to raise social consciousness about this marginalised and often excluded sector of society.
It is estimated that approximately 1.5million people in the UK have a learning disability.
ECHO is based in Herefordshire, providing opportunities to make a real difference to the lives of disabled people, supporting them to be valued members of their community. Established in 1995, About Face has a strong reputation for delivering high quality theatre to festivals, community halls and other venues. Their schools projects have successfully integrated performances and workshops, enabling follow-up work in the classroom and support for delivery of the national curriculum.
For more information about ECHO and About Face Theatre Company please see
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For further information or to arrange interviews/photo opportunities,
Jess McKenzie or Nick Baker on 01568 616301 or 07747 897672