Are you ready to rock? Introducing a music festival for the disabled

As well as being a world champion tennis player, radio presenter and Paralympian, Dylan Alcott is known for crowd surfing in his wheelchair at rock concerts around the world. While crowd surfing isn’t for everyone, Mr Alcott, a paraplegic since birth from a spinal cord tumour, wants all disabled music fans to be able to go to music festivals. So he and promoters Untitled Group created their own.

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Topics:
Accessibility, Access, Inclusion, Arts, Culture, Sport, Recreation

Author:
Carolyn Webb

Source:
The Age

Date published:
Fri 6th Apr, 2018