• Jackie Hagan: playwright, stand-up comedian, amputee, activist

  • Tue, 03-12-2019 at 15:00
  • New Earswick Folk Hall
    Hawthorne Terrace
    YO32 4AQ York
Jackie Hagan: playwright, stand-up comedian, amputee, activist - New Earswick Folk Hall - York

Jackie Hagan is a people person, a multi award-winning playwright, stand-up comedian, amputee and activist. Jackie will perform an extract from her current show, exploring mental health, disability, benefit forms and stumpuppetry with a lot of laughs, before doing some simple fun exercises to explain and make the 'social model of disability' really sink in. You will leave uplifted and confident in talking about accessibility. No prior knowledge of anything required! www.jackiehagan.orgHearing loop; wheelchair access is via a lift.Joseph Rowntree Foundation /Joseph Rowntree Housing Trust: Web: www.jrf.org.uk 01904 735027