Silent Weekend 2017
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Silent Weekend is a voice off venue that welcomes people interested and involved in visual language. We have classes for those with no functional skill all the way up to and including those with native abilities. Classes are provided for RID members to earn CEU/ACET’s. We also provide Professional Development Certificates. Come learn from some of the nation’s top presenters. Participants from all over the country enjoy the atmosphere of camaraderie.
The 2017 Silent Weekend will be held at The Florida Hotel and Conference Center from Thursday, June 22nd to Sunday, June 25th.
Below is the Florida Hotel Reservation link that will ensure you receive Silent Weekend reservation rates.
The deadline for reservations is May 21, 2017.
We thank the following companies for sponsoring Silent Weekend 2017.
Interpretek – http://interpretek.com/
Maxim Fomitchev is a Cirque du Soleil clown, professional Mime and Actor, who has over 30 years experience acting & teaching Mime as well as Drama and Sign Language workshops. Come learn from him at our 2017 event!
Joining Maxim this year will be other new faces and a solid team of favorites. Please check the presenter link for our current list of those who are being scheduled. Workshop information will be posted as we receive it.
Looking forward to seeing you in June!
The fledgling class still has openings. Why not invite a friend or family member who has become interested in visual language to join you at the conference?