Audio Description Awareness Day

Hey there MindsEye friends, Paul here, and I wanted to write up a little something to highlight Audio Description Awareness Day that’s coming up on the 16th. If you’re new here and this is the first time you’re hearing about AD, allow me to give you a quick overview.  What is Audio Description? The FCC…

Read More
Audio Description Awareness Day

Upcoming AD Events with MindsEye

Upcoming LIVE Audio Description Events La bohème by Opera Theatre of Saint Louis at Loretto-Hilton Center for Performing Arts – Friday, June 14 at 7:30 PM & Saturday, June 22 at 12:30 PM 2 hours and 20 minutes, including one 25-minute intermission between Acts II and III. Ignite your senses and surrender to the intoxicating…

Read More

Accessible Movie Night

Bring the family and friends for a fun, inclusive, and accessible movie night! When: Tuesday, April 30 at 6:00 PMWhere: Alamo Drafthouse Cinema We will be featuring “Ghostbusters: Afterlife” (rate PG-13) with open audio description and captions. Tickets available soon! Proceeds for this event help support our Audio Description Program and Arts and Culture Accessibility…

Read More
Accessible Movie Night

Magan’s 2022 Audio Description Wrap-Up

As we say goodbye to 2022, Arts and Culture Director Magan Harms has been taking a Facebook stroll through memory lane of some of her favorite Audio Description moments of the year… out of almost 140 events total! Check it out– We begin with the show “Roll With It!,” a play by Katie Rodriguez Banister…

Read More
Magan’s 2022 Audio Description Wrap-Up

The Growth of Audio Description!

Nine years ago, on October 25, 2013, MindsEye did its first audio description event when we described the performance of “Peter Pan” put on by Variety the Children’s Charity of St. Louis at the Touhill using borrowed equipment from The Muny. Since then, our goal has been to expand the accessibility of arts and entertainment…

Read More

June 2022 Sets Audio Description Record

Thanks to the tireless efforts of our Audio Description volunteers and MindsEye Director of Arts and Culture Magan Harms, 2022 has been our biggest year ever for Audio Description, and last month was our busiest to date. All told, MindsEye had a total of 29 Audio Described events in June, including a stretch of one…

Read More
June 2022 Sets Audio Description Record

Magan Describes the Paralympics

MindsEye’s own Magan Harms recently lent her Audio Describing talents to the 2022 Beijing Paralympic Games! Most of Magan’s work focused on the sled hockey events, but she also provided descriptions for the biathlon, cross-country skiing, wheelchair curling, as well as alpine skiing.  Skilled at describing live events such as theater, describing for the Paralympic…

Read More
Magan Describes the Paralympics