Theatre teacher and actor Scot Purkeypile talks about his work with autistic youth.
John and Scot Purkeypile — Photo by Mel Moore
Scot Purkeypile joins the geeks in the first of three live episodes from the Bristol Opera House. Several years ago, along with his work at South Bend Civic Theatre, he began working with autistic youth, using theatre as a means of establishing connections and helping those with autism find new outlets for their often considerable talents. Hear him talk about “the transformative power of theatre” for those with autism spectrum disorder.Play along with our live audience! . . . → Read More: 77 How theatre can help autistic youth (Live audience show!)