download pdf Disability and Theatre: A Practical Manual for Inclusion in the Arts eBook: Stephanie Barton Farcas: Kindle StoreAuthor Stephanie Barton Farcas –

Stephanie Barton Farcas is the Artistic Director of Nicus Spoon Theater Company Founded in , it is the first company in NYC history to be fully inclusive age, gender, color, religion, disability, nationality She is also the cofounder of the Disability Cinema Coalition She recently directed Richard III with a disabled cast except for the title role and her company Nicus Spoon is the subject of the documentary Two and Twenty Troubles which follows the production of The Cherry Orchard andfour of the disabled actors in it She has been profiled in The NY Times, Variety, American Theater Magazine and Playbill as a director and advocate As a writer she has been published in Backstage, Howlround and many other disability or theater publications as well as lecturing and teaching at SAGAFTRA, AEA and many film and theatre industry associations and colleges Columbia, NYU in the US and in Europe CEU in Hungary, University of Riga, University of Kiev, Royal Conservatoire Scotland among others about inclusion in the arts