June 2017 | Upcoming accessible performances at Chicago area theatres
ChicagoPlays Access is a monthly communication service to promote accessible performances for people with disabilities.The email includes listings of upcoming ASL Interpreted, Audio Described and Touch Tour performances, Open Captioned performances and Autism Friendly performances.
June Performances
Audio Described/Touch Tour Performances
Sunday, June 4 at 4 p.m. (Touch tour begins at 2:30 p.m.)
The Night Season
Strawdog Theatre Company at The Factory Theater
1623 W. Howard, Chicago, IL 

Tickets available at: https://web.ovationtix.com/trs/pe.c/10076872 . Tickets are $15.00. If you have any questions about these services, please call 773.644.1380 or email leahb@strawdog.org.
Saturday, June 10 at 3 p.m. (Touch tour begins at 1:30 p.m.)
Harvey
Court Theatre

5535 S. Ellis Ave, Chicago, IL 

Buy tickets online or call the box office at 773.753.4472.
Sunday, June 11 at 2 p.m. (Touch tour begins at 12:30 p.m.)
Pamplona
Goodman Theatre

170 N. Dearborn, Chicago, IL 

All performances will be begin at 2pm. For access to reserved, discounted seating enter the promo code AUDIO when purchasing online or call the box office at 312.443.3800 (voice) or 312.443.3829 (TTY/TDD).
Friday, June 16 at 7:30 p.m. (Touch tour begins at 6 p.m.) AND
Sunday, June 25 at 3 p.m. (Touch tour begins at 1:30 p.m.)
Native Gardens
Victory Gardens Theater

2433 N. Lincoln Ave. Chicago, IL 

For tickets call 773.871.3000. or email tickets@victorygardens.org
 
Saturday, June 17 at 2 p.m. (Touch tour begins at 12:30 p.m.)
T.
American Theater Company

1909 W. Byron, Chicago, IL 

Tickets are $20 for for all patrons in need of the services provided. If you have any questions please email access@atcweb.org or call the Box Office at 773-409-4125. Buy online: https://atcweb.secure.force.com/ticket#sections_a0F1a0000049dUoEAI
Saturday, June 24 at 4 p.m. (Touch tour begins at 2:30 p.m.)
Her Majesty's Will
Lifeline Theatre

6912 N. Glenwood, Chicago, IL 

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.
Sunday, June 25 at 3 p.m. (Touch tour begins at 1:30 p.m.)
Pass Over
Steppenwolf Theatre

1650 N. Halsted, Chicago, IL 

When purchasing tickets for an accessible performance, please indicate that you are interested in the service that's being offered -- that will allow us to give you the best possible seats and assistance.
In person: 1650 N Halsted
Phone: (312) 335-1650
TTY: (312) 335-3830
Open-Captioned Performances
Saturday, June 3 at 2 p.m.
Objects in the Mirror
Goodman Theatre

170 N. Dearborn, Chicago, IL 
 

An LED sign presents dialogue in sync with the performance. One open captioned performance will be scheduled for each Goodman Theatre production including A Christmas Carol. For access to reserved, discounted seating enter the promo code OPEN when purchasing online or call the box office at 312.443.3800 (voice) or 312.443.3829 (TTY/TDD).
Sunday, June 4 at 4 p.m.
The Night Season
Strawdog Theatre Company at The Factory Theater
1623 W. Howard, Chicago, IL 

Tickets available at: https://web.ovationtix.com/trs/pe.c/10076872 . Tickets are $15.00. If you have any questions about these services, please call 773.644.1380 or email leahb@strawdog.org.
Saturday, June 10 at 2:30 p.m. 
Relativity
Northlight Theatre at North Shore Center for the Performing Arts

9501 Skokie Blvd., Skokie, IL 

Box Office: 847-673-6300 or northlight.org/events/relativity/. Request seats in captioning section by phone, or when purchasing online, use the "Purchase by Seat" option and look for the symbol that indicates "Reserved for Open Captioning"
Saturday, June 10 at 4 p.m. 
Paradise Blue
TimeLine Theatre Company

615 W. Wellington Ave., Chicago, IL 

To purchase tickets, please contact the TimeLine Box Office at 773.281.8463 x6 or boxoffice@timelinetheatre.com.
Sunday, June 11 at 2:30 p.m. 
Harvey
Court Theatre

5535 S. Ellis Ave, Chicago, IL 

Buy tickets online or call the box office at 773.753.4472.
Friday, June 16 at 7:30 p.m. AND
Saturday, June 17 at 3 p.m. AND
Wednesday, June 21 at 2 p.m.
Native Gardens
Victory Gardens Theater

2433 N. Lincoln Ave. Chicago, IL 

For tickets call 773.871.3000. or email tickets@victorygardens.org
 
Saturday, June 17 at 4 p.m. 
Her Majesty's Will
Lifeline Theatre

6912 N. Glenwood, Chicago, IL 

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.
Sunday, June 18 at 3 p.m. 
Pamplona
Goodman Theatre

170 N. Dearborn, Chicago, IL 

An LED sign presents dialogue in sync with the performance. One open captioned performance will be scheduled for each Goodman Theatre production including A Christmas Carol. For access to reserved, discounted seating enter the promo code OPEN when purchasing online or call the box office at 312.443.3800 (voice) or 312.443.3829 (TTY/TDD).
Thursday, June 22 at 8 p.m. 
T.
American Theater Company

1909 W. Byron, Chicago, IL 

Tickets are $20 for for all patrons in need of the services provided. If you have any questions please email access@atcweb.org or call the Box Office at 773-409-4125. Buy online: https://atcweb.secure.force.com/ticket#sections_a0F1a0000049dUoEAI
Friday, June 23 at 7:30 p.m. 
The Mystery of Love & Sex
Writers Theatre

325 Tudor Court, Glencoe, IL 

Please contact the box office by calling 847-242-6000 or by email at access@writerstheatre.org Online: Please type "Captioned" into the Promo Code Box in the right of the screen if you wish to be seated in the designated Open Captioning Section. Please be aware that Open Captioning screens are not visible from all seating locations.
Saturday, June 24 at 3 p.m. 
Pass Over
Steppenwolf Theatre

1650 N. Halsted, Chicago, IL 

When purchasing tickets for an accessible performance, please indicate that you are interested in the service that's being offered -- that will allow us to give you the best possible seats and assistance.
In person: 1650 N Halsted
Phone: (312) 335-1650
TTY: (312) 335-3830
Friday, June 30 at 7:30 p.m. 
The Totalitarians
Chimera Ensemble at Collaboraction Studios

1579 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago, IL 

Tickets and more show information are available at http://www.chimeraensemble.com/current-season ; If you will be using the open captioning service this evening or have any questions or concerns regarding accessibility, please contact Anna Donnell at access@chimeraensemble.com or (601)278-8684
ASL-Interpreted Performances
Friday, June 16 at 7:30 p.m. 
The Mystery of Love & Sex
Writers Theatre

325 Tudor Court, Glencoe, IL 

Please contact the box office by calling 847-242-6000 or by email at access@writerstheatre.org. Online: Please type "ASL" into the Promo Code Box in the right of the screen if you wish to be seated in the designated ASL Interpreted Section. Please be aware that the interpreters are not visible from all seating locations.
Friday, June 16 at 7:30 p.m.
Native Gardens
Victory Gardens Theater

2433 N. Lincoln Ave. Chicago, IL 

For tickets call 773.871.3000. or email tickets@victorygardens.org
 
Saturday, June 17 at 2 p.m. 
Pamplona
Goodman Theatre

170 N. Dearborn, Chicago, IL 

To access reserved, discounted seating in the front five rows for a signed performance, enter the promo code SIGN when purchasing online or call the box office at 312.443.3800 (voice) or 312.443.3829 (TTY/TDD).
Friday, June 23 at 7:30 p.m. 
Pass Over
Steppenwolf Theatre

1650 N. Halsted, Chicago, IL 

When purchasing tickets for an accessible performance, please indicate that you are interested in the service that's being offered -- that will allow us to give you the best possible seats and assistance.
In person: 1650 N Halsted
Phone: (312) 335-1650
TTY: (312) 335-3830
Sunday, June 25, at 1 p.m.
Disney's Aladdin
Cadillac Palace Theatre

151 W. Randolph, Chicago, IL 
 
Phone: 312-977-1700, menu option #5
TTY: (800) 359-2525
Friday, June 30 at 7:30 p.m. 
Parade
Writers Theatre

325 Tudor Court, Glencoe, IL 

Please contact the box office by calling 847-242-6000 or by email at access@writerstheatre.org. Online: Please type "ASL" into the Promo Code Box in the right of the screen if you wish to be seated in the designated ASL Interpreted Section. Please be aware that the interpreters are not visible from all seating locations.
Access Calendar

For a complete list of upcoming ASL-Interpreted, Audio-Described and Touch Tour performances, Open-Captioned and Autism-Friendly performances visit:
http://www.chicagoplays.com/access.html.

The League of Chicago Theatres is committed to working with Chicago area theatres to make live theatre accessible to everyone. The League of Chicago Theatres is a non-profit alliance of theatres which leverages its collective strength to promote, support, and advocate for Chicago's theatre industry locally, nationally, and internationally.

If you have a question or suggestion please contact Ben Thiem.