Janesville play uses American Sign Language to host first deaf-led production | nbc15

Lights, camera, and American Sign Language- Janesville Performing Arts Center is set to host its first deaf-led play.

“Peter and the Starcatcher” will be told through ASL, visuals and symbols.

The director of the play says his team worked together to find interpreters and actors.

“Doing this is not just for deaf people to enjoy it, it’s for everyone to enjoy,” Director Joshua Castille said. “I think it’s allowing people to learn about deaf culture and deaf perspective.”

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