National Theatre of the Deaf
The Diaries of Adam & Eve
Two by Twain
Join Mark Twain’s infamous couple, Mortimer & Evangeline, as they face the comedy of superstitions in Mrs. McWilliams and the Lightning
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It's in The Bag
It's in the Bag
What's in the bag? Featuring The Paper Bag Princess by Robert Munsch.
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A Show of Hands
A Show of Hands
Come see The National Theatre of the Deaf explore American Sign Language from behind the curtain—literally!
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Photo Gallery
Visit our new gallery filled with photos of past and current productions and special events!
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NTD Now at Zazzle
Mike Lamitola

National Theatre of the Deaf

There is not a more striking example of the power of art to transform lives than The National Theatre of the Deaf. In 1967 when NTD began, Sign Language was seen as a stigma. The talents of deaf people were largely untapped.

By placing Sign Language on stage, the National Theatre of the Deaf showed the world that Sign Language was a beautiful, powerful, visual language.

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