Entertainers To Join Media Access Salon


CONTACT:  Jeanne Meyers                                      FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Co-founder/Director The MY HERO Project
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ACTORS KAT KRAMER AND BERNARD BRAGG TO HONOR DEAF ENTERTAINERS


SANTA MONICA, CA – 5/4/15 – Actress Katharine “Kat” Kramer joins The MY HERO Project in a Media Access Salon Panel Celebrating Deaf Entertainers in Music, Film & Stage this Friday, May 8th from 7-9 pm in Santa Monica.. The event is part of the ongoing My Hero Salon Series, which brings together community leaders and citizens to discuss and explore important timely issues.   

              Kat Kramer
Kat Kramer

The Media Access Salon honors American Sign Language (ASL) Talent and Bernard Bragg, Founder National Theatre of Deaf and winner of a Tony Award Winner for Excellence.  The event features original music of Deaf rapper Sean Forbes and Deaf Professional Arts Network (D-PAN) American Sign Language (ASL) Music Videos and an emerging cultural genre of programming in the arts.

Join Hosts Alan “Spo” Schwartz & Katharine “Kat” Kramer with panelists:

Jules Dameron, founder of Deaf Women in Film (DWIF) and director of film, television & ASL music videos
Actress and author Antoinette Abbamonte-Plantinga 
Songwriter and vocalist TL Forsberg
Writer and Actress, Kalen Feeney
D-PAN’s interview: Daniel N. Durant: Broadway World’s Winner-Best Lead Actor in a Musical
Resources on ASL interpreting agencies, captioning & audio description services shared by Caption This!

          Bernard Bragg
Bernard Bragg


The Salon is free, open to the public and appropriate for all ages. The event will be interpreted in American Sign Language (ASL) interpreted.  


The Capshaw-Spielberg Center for Arts and Educational Justice
New Roads School
3131 Olympic Boulevard
Santa Monica, CA 90404




The MY HERO Project is a non-profit 501(c).3 organization dedicated to sharing stories of everyday heroes from all walks of life. MY HERO’s free educational resources serve students, teachers and families in 194 countries. Please visit My Hero International Film Festival. www.myhero.org. 


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