social media Tag

Performer Interview: Fleur Murphy

By Ilana Gelbart in19.10.2015 in Interviews

Ilana from Auslan Stage Left spoke with producer and performer Fleur Murphy about her upcoming show with TBC Theatre, ‘Project: Hysteria’.  Project: Hysteria is the umbrella title for the epic, ambitious and inspiring presentation of two of Tennessee Williams’ one-act plays.   Read on to…

no comment

This Is Why Every Concert Stage Needs A Sign Language Interpreter

By Auslan Stage Left in18.08.2015 in Articles

This article was originally published by Adam Fleischer on MTV News. A leader in the field behind those viral Kendrick and Iggy videos tells MTV News, we need an inclusive experience for all. Recent viral videos capturing sign language interpreters onstage with huge acts like Kendrick Lamar…

no comment

Viral Signs

By Auslan Stage Left in17.06.2015 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…

1 comment

Let’s Talk (or Sign!) About the Deaf, Not Hearing Interpreters

By Auslan Stage Left in12.06.2015 in Articles

This article was originally published by Caroline Zola on   A few days ago, a good friend and fellow linguaphile posted a video on my Facebook wall of Shelby Mitchusson, a hearing American Sign Language (ASL) interpreter translating Eminem’s anthemic “Lose Yourself,” signing with…

1 comment

Interpreters and Social Media

By Julie Judd in08.06.2015 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…


Performer Interview: Mama Alto

By Ilana Gelbart in03.06.2015 in Interviews

Ilana from Auslan Stage Left met with cabaret performer Mama Alto after their Auslan interpreted performance of the award-winning ‘Countertenor Diva’ at Hares and Hyenas.   Read on to see what Mama Alto had to say about working with an Auslan interpreter, providing access and…