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 Erika Rivard directly at 773-761-4477 x703 or access@lifelinetheatre.com. Our hours are Monday-Friday from 9am to 5pm.

SERVICES FOR PEOPLE WHO ARE BLIND OR HAVE LOW VISION

In lieu of a pre-show touch tour, you can access a stand alone video that will set up the world of the play in this video format, hear about the visual concept, and introduce the actors and characters. You can access the video at any time and no password is needed.

Click here to watch the Pride & Prejudice Verbal Description Video!

SERVICES FOR PEOPLE WHO ARE d/DEAF OR HARD-OF-HEARING

Closed-captions are available on demand for all performances of Pride & Prejudice: A Virtual Play. To turn on the closed-captions, please click on the CC at the bottom of your screen and select ‘English (United States)’

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

Lifeline’s Autism/sensory friendly performances are currently only offered in-theatre and are unavailable for virtual performances.

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

Lifeline’s wheelchair accessible seating, seats without stairs, and accessible parking are unavailable for virtual performances.

•  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.