After the launch of Campaign Enable I attended a performance of Titanic, the Untold Stories presented by the Monkami Drama Group.
Monkami located in Croydon, is a non-profit service provider for people with intellectual disabilities and aims to develop skills so that people with intellectual disabilities can live independently within the community.
Titanic, the Untold Stories provided a retelling of the Titanic, with an array of humorous characters including James Bond, Napoleon, Clint Eastwood and Judge Judy. The show provided an opportunity for people with an intellectual disability to be actors within a theatrical performance and was supported by Maroondah City Council, Maroondah Secondary College, Ringwood Film Society and the Ringwood Ballet Group.
Monkami provides a range of services to encourage people with intellectual disabilities to participate within society, including art and craft workshops, a nursery and various contractual work.
For further details on Monkami please visit www.monkami.com.