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Accessible Performances

Accessible Performances

To book call Box Office (02) 9250 7777, email bookings@sydneyoperahouse.com or use the link where provided. 

For Digital Content, please visit the Accessible Digital Content page.

Kids & Families

 

  Show Date Time Accessibility
Two women in their 20s with short dark hair at bottom of image  looking up toward the middle where teal and purple patterns fly around an orange sky.

Teeny Tiny Stevies: How to be Creative

Book Online

9 October 2022 10.30AM RELAXED
The back of a boys head sits to the left and below him swims a school of small fish in a green ocean

After the Flood

Book Online

26 September 2022

10am, 12.30pm & 3pm

RELAXED

2 men stand toegther making silly faces, one has a guitar around his neck, the other has a keyboard. They wear colourful shirts and look like they're having fun

The Listies Make Some Noise

Book Online

15 Jan 2023

2pm

Tours

 

  Show Date Time Accessibility
Opera House Mobility Access Tour
More Information
Dates available upon request Times available upon request

 

Auslan Interpreted

Talks & Ideas

 

  Show Date Time Accessibility

Antidote Auslan & Live Captions Sessions Packages

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On Demand Watch anytime

Closed CaptionedOpen Captioned

 

Contemporary Performances

Currently no performances

Resident Company Performances

Opera Australia

For Opera Australia call +61 2 9318 8200 or email ticket@opera.org.au

  Show Date Time Accessibility
The white phantom mask sits on red patterned curtains Phantom of the Opera
More Information
9 October 2022 6.30pm Closed Captioned

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Sydney Theatre Company

For Sydney Theatre Company call +61 2 9250 1777 or email boxoffice@sydneytheatre.com.au

  Show Date Time Accessibility
A young woman stands in front of a chalk board, wearing a colourful shirt and smiling, an older lady sits down wityh a fist to her cheek looking bored Chalk Face
More Information

8 October 2022 (Audio Described)

11 October 2022 (captioned)

15 October 2022 (captioned)

20 October 2022 (auslan interpreted)

1.30pm

 

 

6.30pm

 

1.30pm

 

7.30pm

Closed Captioned

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Bell Shakespeare

For Bell Shakespeare Company call 1300 305 730 or email boxoffice@bellshakespeare.com.au

  Show Date Time Accessibility
three Pink neon heart shaped lights sit on a bed of pink and white roses The Lovers
More Information
12 November 2022 1.00PM

 

Auslan Interpreted

Bangarra Dance Theatre

For Bangarra Dance Theatre call (02) 8250 7777 or email bookings@sydneyoperahouse.com

Explanation of Symbols

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audio described

Audio Described

Audio description is a live commentary for people who are blind or have low vision of the visual elements of a performance which is relayed to the patron via a free headset and receiver linked to the FM radio system.

A pre-show Tactile Tours may be available allowing hands on access to costumes, props and stage set in order to capture the atmosphere of the work. Tactile Tours usually occur before the Audio Described performance. 

Auslan Interpreted Auslan Interpreted Experienced Auslan theatre interpreters stand to the side of the stage and translate what the actors are saying or singing into Auslan. A block of seats is reserved for users of this service to ensure a good view of the interpreter and the stage. 

closed captioned

open captioned

Captioned Captions are text descriptions that display a films dialogue, identify speakers, and describe other relevent sounds that are otherwise inaccessible to people who are deaf or hearing impaired. Open Captions (OC) are displayed on a screen and Closed Captions (CC) are availble to watch via an app on your personal device (phone or ipad)
RELAXED Relaxed Relaxed performances are open to everyone, but with modifications to sound and lighting to be more suited to patrons with autism, individuals with other disabilities that create sensory sensitivities and anyone who would benefit from a more relaxed environment. Social Stories are available to download in advance from the website. 

Thank you

Please join us in thanking our donors to the Opera House’s Accessible Performances program, including the Sydney Opera House Ladies' Committee.

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