Persephone Theatre’s Accessibility Program invites patrons who may find public performances challenging to attend.

Relaxed Performances

All patrons are welcome to attend our relaxed performances, which features a theatre environment that is friendly to audience noise and movement. Patrons are welcome to stand, move, speak, and enter or exit the auditorium as needed. Relaxed performances are a great option for anyone with small children, and for those who have felt unwelcome at the theatre due to impairments or disorders such as Tourette, Parkinson’s, and Autism Spectrum Disorder.

For our 2020/21 Youth Series, The following performances will be Relaxed Performances:

Celestial Being
December 2-5

Frosty the Snowperson
December 14-20

Show information and book tickets:
https://persephonetheatre.org/shows/stage/youth-series/
Box Office: 306-384-7727

An ASD friendly Visual Story will be available for available relaxed performances.

ASL Interpreted Performances

Persephone offers live American Sign Language interpreted performances. Seats are specially reserved for ASL users who wish to have the best viewing experience.

The following ASL interpreted performances are offered this season:

The Play That Goes Wrong
December 12, 8:00 PM and December 13, 2:00 PM

Beauty and the Beast
April 17, 8:00 PM and April 18, 2:00 PM

Show information and book tickets:
https://persephonetheatre.org/shows/stage/main-stage/
Box office: 306-384-7727

Audio Described Performances

For select performances, live audio descriptions are made available to patrons with low-vision, blindness, or other visual impairments. Description can be accessed through hearing aids, or by using our complimentary headsets, and provides intricate visual details of the performances.

Patrons are encouraged to indicate if they will use this service through hearing aids when booking.

The following Audio Described performances are offered this season:

Smarty Pants
September 30, 7:30 PM

The Play That Goes Wrong
December 12, 8 PM and December 13, 2:00 PM

Beauty and the Beast
April 17, 8:00 PM and April 18, 2:00 PM

Show information and book tickets:
https://persephonetheatre.org/shows/stage/main-stage/
Box office: 306-384-7727

Note: a number of Persephone Theatre staff members are trained in giving Audio Description. If you are looking for this service for an upcoming event, or simply would like more information, please email info@persephonetheatre.org.

Please let the box office know if you require seating for a companion or caregiver.

For more information contact:

Carla Mysko 306-384-2126 ext 234

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