Welcome to Signed Culture, the organisation which supports and promotes BSL access to the arts in the UK.

We work with BSL users, arts and cultural organisations and BSL interpreters and Deaf presenters to help ensure that the cultural sector is as open and welcoming to Deaf people as it can possibly be.

On our website, you can find out about upcoming arts and cultural events that are accessible to BSL users and learn how Signed Culture can support you as a BSL user who wants to access the arts: an arts and cultural organisation that wishes to be more open to Deaf patrons and participants as well as BSL interpreters and Deaf presenters working in the cultural sector.

Signed Culture is a charity and needs to raise funds in order to carry out its work to make arts and culture more accessible for Deaf people. Support us by clicking on the button below.

Latest news


July 16, 2024

Wed 4 ⁠–⁠ Sun 8 September 2024 Unlimited 2024 is a multi-artform festival showcasing outstanding dance, performance, comedy, music, poetry and visual art…

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New project makes Shakespeare accessible for D/deaf school children

May 22, 2024

University of Birmingham academics have been working on a project to make Shakespeare accessible for D/deaf children in schools. Resources…

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Museum of the Order of St John – their BSL video with John Wilson.

March 4, 2024

Welcoming D/deaf visitors at the Museum of the Order of St John – Advice for other museums and galleries! Ensuring…

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Upcoming Events

july, 2024

  • Children's

  • Musical

  • Talk

  • Theatre

  • Tour

  • Workshop