Britain's leading professional performing arts company of visually impaired people is led by Artistic Director and CEO Maria Oshodi. Extant has become an innovation in arts management and creative practice, bringing a unique cultural perspective of visual impairment to broaden employment, training and consultancy through the arts.

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Group shot of six participants and a facilitator from the Unexpected project in 2016, warming up before a public sharing of their work

Catalyst Small Grants 2018

Extant is delighted to be one of the recipients of Arts Council England's Catalyst Small Grants awards announced today.



 

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Three female team members sat working at desks in the Extant office, and poster from the Flatland production on the opposite wall.

We are recruiting for an Administrator!

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picture of the Extant team in the Vidra theatre bar for the end of BIT festival celebrations

Catching the Ghost tours to Croatia!

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picture of participants taking part in the RNC workshop with Maria Oshodi

Latest Participation News – Birmingham and Manchester

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Extant are world leaders - at the forefront of excellence and debate about how audio-description might be integrated into performance. Nobody does it better.

Sarah Pickthall, artist