Kayla Besse

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Location: Guelph, ON
Method of contact: [email protected]
Rates: Rates vary based on context; please get in touch for a consultation.
Available work methods: In-person and remote options available.

Kayla is a Relaxed Performance consultant with a background in English Literature, Theatre Studies, and Disability Studies. She is an accessible communications professional with expertise in digital media and knowledge mobilization. Together with her colleagues at the British Council of Canada and Bodies in Translation, she co-authored “Relaxed Performance: Exploring Accessibility in the Canadian Theatre Landscape,” a report on the status of Relaxed Performance in Canada in 2019.

Areas of expertise (as it relates to RP):

  • Communications and Marketing
  • Audience Outreach
  • Cultural competency and language

Services provided (as it relates to RP):

  • Delivering “Intro to Relaxed Performance” training
  • Accessibility consultation
  • Especially interested in helping people and organizations who are interested in implementing principles of Relaxed Performance in non-traditional contexts – let’s think outside the theatre!