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How Many Sign Language Interpreters Does It Take….

20.07.2015 in Articles

This article was first published by Kaitlyn on The Creative Pensieve.  … to screw in a light bulb? (Or, ‘How to Explain Interpreting for the Theatre or Concerts in a Nutshell’). Imagine a stage where the spotlight has burned out. Someone needs to replace the light bulb in…

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Interpreter Midlife Crisis

29.06.2015 in Articles

This article was originally published by Cyril Flerov on AIIC.net. Does a specific ”interpreter midlife crisis” exist? And if it does, what is it? How does our perception of ourselves and of our profession change over the course of a career and why? And is it for better…

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Behind the Scenes: Musical Theatre Training (Day Two)

22.06.2015 in Articles

This weekend Auslan Stage Left took over the Malthouse Theatre in Melbourne for their Musical Theatre Training. This was an intensive two day course for those who have already completed our Foundations of Theatre Interpreting course. The focus of this Musical Theatre Training was, as…

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Behind the Scenes: Musical Theatre Training (Day One)

20.06.2015 in Articles

This weekend Auslan Stage Left took over the Malthouse Theatre in Melbourne for their Musical Theatre Training. This was an intensive two day course for those who have already completed our Foundations of Theatre Interpreting course. The focus of this Musical Theatre Training was, as…

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Viral Signs

17.06.2015 in Articles

This article was originally published by Graham Turner on Life in LINCS.   We’ve had the ‘fake interpreter’ at Nelson Mandela’s funeral in Johannesburg. We’ve had successive mayors of New York (Bloomberg and de Blasio) and the Premier of Queensland supposedly being upstaged by their interpreters…

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Interpreters and Social Media

08.06.2015 in Articles

The proliferation of social media has changed how people all over the world share information and communicate with friends, family and colleagues. The use of social media by interpreter practitioners in Australia has increased with individuals utilising various platforms in a variety of ways. As…

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