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Great theatre and very helpful staff, especially to assist people with disabilities."
Facebook comment, June 2017

We are committed to being accessible and welcoming to everyone. To make your visit as enjoyable as possible we offer a range of services that includes:

Captioned PerformanceCaptioned Performances
(speech is relayed live onto a screen, similar to television subtitles and ideal for those who may find it difficult hearing every word)

September in the Rain
Tuesday 28th September 2021 at 7.30pm

The Lemon Table
Tuesday 19th October 2021 at 7.30pm

Snow White and the Happy Ever After Beauty Salon
Thursday 16th December 2021 at 7pm

 

Headsets offering amplified sound from the stage (available at all performances; please ask at the Ticket Office for advice on the best places to sit)

Click here to find out how to use the infra-red hearing system

 

BSL British Sign Language Performances 
(A BSL interpreter will stand in a visible position and interpret the spoken and heard elements of the performance.)

September in the Rain
Tuesday 28th September 2021 at 7.30pm

The Lemon Table
Tuesday 19th October 2021 at 7.30pm

Snow White and the Happy Ever After Beauty Salon
Thursday 16th December 2021 at 7pm

 

Audio DescribedAudio Described performances (a live narrator describes the action on stage between the dialogue, via headphones)
Touch Tours (accompanying audio described performances, designed for blind or partially sighted audience members) the touch tours will start 90 minutes before the performance time.

September in the Rain
Thursday 7th October 2021 at 2.15pm & 7.30pm

The Lemon Table
Thursday 21st October 2021 at 2.15pm & 7.30pm

Snow White and the Happy Ever After Beauty Salon
Thursday 9th December 2021 at 2.30pm & 7pm

 

Relaxed Performance 
Relaxed Performances 
(aimed at anyone who would benefit from a laid back environment, including young children who may be afraid of the dark or those on the autistic spectrum). For these performances we have designed a Social Story explaining what happens during a show.

September in the Rain
Thursday 30th September 2021 at 2.15pm

Snow White and the Happy Ever After Beauty Salon
Wednesday 15th December 2021 at 5.30pm

 

Social Distancing Icons - Download Free Vector Icons | Noun ProjectSocially Distanced Performance (performance capacities are subject to increase dependent on government restrictions lifting.) For those who would prefer a little more space we have a selected number of guaranteed socially distanced performances

September in the Rain
Monday 20th September 2021 at 7:30pm
Thursday 23rd September 2021 at 2:15pm
Tuesday 28th September 2021 at 7:30pm
Wednesday 29th September 2021 at 7:30pm
Monday 4th October 2021 at 7:30pm
Wednesday 6th October 2021 at 7:30pm

The Lemon Table 
Monday 18th October 2021 at 7:30pm

Snow White and the Happy Ever After Beauty Salon
Saturday 4th December 2021 at 7.00pm
Monday 6th December 2021 at 7.00pm
Thursday 9th December 2021 at 7.00pm
Wednesday 15th Decemeber 2021 at 5.30pm
Thursday 16th December 2021 at 2.15pm

 

 

 

Guide Dogs
Guide dogs and Hearing dogs are welcome, Please advise ticket sales when booking.

 

 

Automatic Doors to both buildings, Salisbury Arts Centre and Salisbury Playhouse

Lift to Main House (the lift measures approx: 780mm wide and 1400mm deep)

Lift to the Media Space, White Room and Arts Space

Wheelchair boxes in the Main House at Salisbury Playhouse (entrance width approx: 820mm)

Wheelchair spaces in The Salberg at Salisbury Playhouse

Wheelchair spaces available in all rooms at Salisbury Arts Centre

Accessible Toilet at Salisbury Playhouse is located downstairs to the left of the main bar

Accessible Toilet at Salisbury Arts Centre is located downstairs to the left of the main bar

 

Carer/Companion Scheme

For audience members with disabilities who are unable to attend a performance unless accompanied by a registered carer/companion, we are pleased to offer an additional seat free of charge for the accompanying carer/companion upon purchase of a full-price ticket for the same performance. 

For more information about this scheme, or guidance regarding booking seats, please contact our friendly Ticket Sales team on 01722 320 333 or by email at ticketsales@wiltshirecreative.co.uk and they will be happy to help.

 

We strive to make all of our workshops accessible, for more information please contact Take Part by email at takepart@wiltshirecreative.co.uk