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MARY STEVENS PARK
INVISIBLE CINEMA
SUNDAY 8TH OCTOBER
A SPECIAL, EXPERIMENTAL AUDIO ONLY POP-UP! 
STOURBRIDGE
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Nothing to see here. Friendly Neighbourhood Cinema debuts in Stourbridge's Mary Stevens Park with a unique, entirely audio pop-up experience. A cinematic celebration of the sonic beamed through wireless multichannel headsets. Free entry with an optional donation until our ticketed final feature, Jeff Wayne's The War of the Worlds. Something a bit different, ayit. 

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Cinema is 60% sound. Invisible Cinema is 100%.

Listen up! Wireless multi-channel headphones are your eyes and ears into the Invisible Cinema. 

A special pop-up designed for the blind & visually impaired operating from the bandstand at  Mary Stevens Park, Stourbridge.

Created in consultation with the RNIB and Beacon Vision courtesy of your Friendly Neighbourhood Cinema.

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RNIB Connect Radio Interview

Wednesday 27th September 2023
Listen FNC founder, Daniel Kearns, talking about Invisible Cinemas on RNIB's Connect Radio . RNIB Connect Radio reaches 80,000 people each week making it the single most effective means of communicating with blind and partially sighted people in the UK.

RNIB Radio Interview FULL EDITArtist Name
00:00 / 04:20
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CREDITS

 

FNC Founder & Project Designer

Daniel Kearns

 

Headphone & Tech Hire

Silent Noize Events

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Sound Healing & Guided Meditation

Charley Freya Elson 

 

The Covers

Stacey Smith 

 

Health & Safety

Jane Grove

Martin 

 

Photography

Brad Watkiss

 

Mary Stevens Park Team

Becky, Emily, Adrian & Dan

 

RNIB

Special thanks to Kimberly & Hubert from the RNIB who were incredibly supportive in consultation and promotion.

 

Beacon Centre Stourbridge

Thanks to manager Dawn and the service users who were nice enough to invite me to discuss and demo t

the Invisible Cinema at it's initial inception stage back in 2022! Without whom the project would have likely never taken off. 

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Headphone & Tech Hire

Silent Noize Events

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Special Thanks

Adam Lamb

James Kearns

Cat Eccles, Labour Councillor for Wollaston & Stourbridge 

Lee - Record Culture

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Collaborators & Contributors

Sally Anne Poetry

Rick Sanders | Hope Central

Bill Laybourne | Radio Public

 

Funders & Supporters 

Creative Black Country 

H.P Porter & Sons - The John Porter Community Fund

https://www.hporter.co.uk/

 

Techys 2 U:  Tilly & Trevor 

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