Lifeline Theatre -- Big Stories, Up Close
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Accessibility

We believe that our Big Stories, Up Close should be accessible to everyone and offer the services listed below.

Patrons wishing to make reservations for any special performance or take advantage of any accessibility service may contact Accessibility Coordinator Erica Foster directly at 773-761-4477 x703 or access@lifelinetheatre.com, or in person at the Lifeline Box Office (6912 N. Glenwood Ave.) Monday-Friday from 9am to 5pm.

Services for people who are blind or have low vision

•  Curb-to-seat assistance on request
•  Large print and audio format programs on request
•  Pre-show touch tours and audio-described performances for selected dates:
MainStage Productions
Miss Holmes
Saturday, October 1, 2016     2:30 p.m. touch tour, 4:00 p.m. performance
A Wrinkle in Time
Saturday, March 4, 2017     2:30 p.m. touch tour, 4:00 p.m. performance
Her Majesty's Will
Saturday, June 24, 2017     2:30 p.m. touch tour, 4:00 p.m. performance
KidSeries Productions
Thumbelina
Saturday, November 5, 2016     10 a.m. touch tour, 11 a.m. performance
Fable-ous!
Saturday, January 21, 2017     10 a.m. touch tour, 11 a.m. performance
Giggle, Giggle, Quack
Saturday, April 1, 2017     10 a.m. touch tour, 11 a.m. performance

A touch tour is a chance to visit the set, feel the props and costumes, and meet the characters before the performance. Audio description is a live commentary by trained describers, interspersed with the actors' dialogue.

Services for people who are deaf or hard-of-hearing

•  Complimentary assistive listening devices on request
•  Open-captioned performances for selected dates:
MainStage Productions
Miss Holmes
Saturday, October 8, 2016     4 p.m. performance
A Wrinkle in Time
Saturday, March 11, 2017     4 p.m. performance
Her Majesty's Will
Saturday, June 17, 2017     4 p.m. performance
KidSeries Productions
Thumbelina
Saturday, November 12, 2016     1 p.m. performance
Fable-ous!
Saturday, January 28, 2017     1 p.m. performance
Giggle, Giggle, Quack
Saturday, April 8, 2017     1 p.m. performance

Open captioning is a service for people with any level of hearing loss, featuring a text display of the words and sounds heard during a production.

Services for people with social and/or cognitive disabilities

•  Autism/sensory-friendly performances for selected dates:
KidSeries Productions
Thumbelina
Saturday, November 19, 2016     3 p.m. performance
Fable-ous!
Saturday, February 4, 2017     3 p.m. performance
Giggle, Giggle, Quack
Saturday, April 15, 2017     3 p.m. performance

Autism/sensory-friendly performances are relaxed and sensory-friendly theatre experiences designed to be more accessible to those individuals on the autism spectrum or to others with cognitive/developmental disabilities.

  Special thanks to Theatre Development Fund's Autism Theatre Initiative for service as an advisor.

Services for people with mobility disabilities

•  Wheelchair accessible seating and seats without stairs in our theatre
•  An accessible parking space in front of the theatre, available with advance request

The tallest step in our seating area is 91/2". Our seats are 173/8" wide, 18" deep, and 161/2" tall.

 
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