ACCESS PERFORMANCES

 

CAPTIONED PERFORMANCE

Tuesday 6 February 2018, 7.30pm

Captioning provides deaf, deafened and hard of hearing theatregoers access to live performance by converting speech into visible text and displaying it on an electronic screen. Patrons will be seated in the Dress Circle with captions screens in the Dress Circle boxes.

AUDIO DESCRIBED PERFORMANCE

Tuesday 20 February 2018, 7.30pm

Audio description improves access for visually impaired theatregoers by providing a live verbal commentary on the visual elements of a production broadcast through a headset. Pre-show touch tour at 5.30pm.

For access bookings call 0330 333 4815 or email access@nimaxtheatres.com

 


MAKE AN ACCESS BOOKING

Tel: 0330 333 4815
Email: access@nimaxtheatres.com
Address: Apollo Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue, London W1D 7ES


ACCESS FACILITIES AT THE THEATRE

 

Wheelchair user access is provided using a platform lift to the Stalls. Please report to the main entrance on arrival and a member of staff will accompany you to the wheelchair access entrance. Maximum weight is 300kg. Stalls Q1 and Q22 can be removed to provide wheelchair spaces.

There is a fully adapted unisex toilet in the Stalls.

There are Ladies and Gentlemen’s toilets on all levels, except the Dress Circle.

The theatre bars are located in the Stalls, Grand Circle and Balcony. A member of theatre staff will offer assistance purchasing beverages on behalf of customers. Programmes and Ice Creams are available in the auditorium.

The theatre is fitted with a Williams Sound hearing assistance system. Headsets are available on a first come first served basis.

For information about disabled parking in Westminster please visit www.parkingforbluebadges.com or visit the Q-Park website www.q-park.co.uk/theatreland

Guide dogs and hearing dogs are welcome.  For comfort we recommend purchasing a seat on the end of a row.  Alternatively we provide a dog sitting service for 2 dogs at a time; advance booking is recommended.

To access the auditorium there are 22 stairs to the Stalls and 12 stairs to the Dress Circle. There are a further 11 stairs down to the stalls bar.