Anna-Maria Nabirye is an actor and workshop facilitator who has worked with Half Moon Theatre on White Horse Road since the mid-2000s. She talks about the production Igloo Hullabaloo which was her first professional acting role. The play was bilingual in English and British Sign Language and she talks about the importance of this language in the UK and how she went on to learn BSL herself.
Anna-Maria Nabirye talks about Icicle Bicycle, a bilingual (English and British Sign Language) production for young children which explored the themes of loss and death.
Anna-Maria Nabirye talks about the development of the piece Caught In The Middle, which Jean Binta Breeze wrote as part of Half Moon Theatre’s Exchange For Change artform development project in 2011.
Anna-Maria Nabirye talks about the nature and challenges of small-scale touring that the company does with its professional productions for young audiences.
Anna-Maria Nabirye talks about the Half Moon’s Careers in Theatre project, which she believes makes a contribution to the diversification of the workforce entering the the arts. Interviewed by Rio Puffett.