DH Ensemble, The
The DH Ensemble (previously known as The Deaf & Hearing Ensemble) is a professional Deaf and hearing led theatre company which formed in 2013. The company is led by Jennifer K. Bates, Stephen Collins, Erin Siobhan Hutching and Sophie Stone and regularly works with a large network of Deaf, disabled and non-disabled freelance creatives. We create live performance using a mixture of movement, British Sign Language, Spoken English, creative captions, video projection and soundscapes. Our rehearsal and devising processes employs our unique style of long form improvisation inspired by Viewpoints and play theory and adapted to be accessible for Deaf and hearing artists.