So you want my arts job: Audio Describer

Description Victoria’s Will McRostie talks to ArtsHub about interpreting and presenting theatre and exhibitions for blind and low-vision audiences.

Will McRostie is the founder and lead describer at Description Victoria, a not-for-profit organisation that provides professional audio description services for blind and low-vision audiences.

In 2019, Description Victoria worked on 45 experiences across myriad art forms, including exhibition tours, special events, panels and conferences, circus and dance, and 16 theatre shows. McRostie spoke to ArtsHub about what the job entails.

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