Opening Doors publishes its first book !

Opening Doors publishes its first book !


2018 is a celebratory year for Opening Doors – We celebrate 10 years of the Opening Doors’ journey so far, 10 years of collaborations, of participations, of tuition and dedication, and performances which have taken us beyond our shores.


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Jo Butterworth, President of Opening Doors, has set about editing a book which goes for sale titled : Opening Doors to the Performing Arts : Difference & Diversity. It is a collection of essays from some of the best people working in the field of disability and performance today.

The essays are the result of presentations given at a symposium which happened in November 2017 called Difference & Diversity whose primary aim was to provide continuing professional development for everyone involved in Opening Doors. These presentations were given by : Jo Verrent, Tim Wheeler, Carol Brown and Lou Ghirlando. This symposium consisted of lectures, practical workshops and discussions and knowledge sharing.

The book also features current practices being conducted at Opening Doors as well as a history of the organisation. If you would like a copy of the book which costs Euro 10 Plus p&p please fill in the form below :


Book Order Form

The book costs 10 euros.

Postage & Packing

 Malta 3.00 euros

UK and EUROPE 9.00 euros






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Cheques to be made payable to Opening Doors Association

Send order form and cheque to Opening Doors, c/o Volunteer Centre,

181 Melita St, Valletta VLT 1129, MALTA.