Content note: strong language; discussion and depiction of sex and sexuality; discussion of negative attitudes towards disabled people; offensive language.

Chatting about everything from sex on stage to the desexualisation of disabled people, theatre practitioner Robert Softley Gale gets to the juicy stuff about what kind of disability arts he’d like to experience more of. Robert is co-Artistic Director of Birds of Paradise Theatre Company.


‘A Conversation With…’ is a series of interviews that interrogates artistic practice, identity and representation for socially-engaged disabled, neurodiverse and/or Deaf artists. The commission is a collaboration between artists Lisa Mattocks and Sandra Alland.