Scottish Politician Mark McDonald’s Call for More Pantomimes to be Autism Friendly.

Aberdeen Donside MSP Mark McDonald, Aberdeen – is calling for more pantomime performances to be Autism Friendly. He told The Extra that there are an estimated 50,000 people in Scotland who are on the autistic spectrum. “This highlights why we need mor autism-friendly shows to allow all families across Scotland to be able to celebrate […]

Autism-friendly pantomimes make theatregoing easier for families

London, UK – Theatres across the country are now offering pantomime performances that are specially designed for attendees who are on the autism spectrum this holiday season. Many families of children with autism often find it difficult to attend theatre performances due to the noise, lights and various external stimuli that can be overwhelming for […]