Accessibility

 

AmericanSignLanguage

American Sign Language (ASL) Interpreted Performances

ASL Interpreters: Amanda Forry and Katie Johnson

Dates

2016/2017:

  • Fancy Nancy the Musical – Saturday February 4, 2017
  • The Velveteen Rabbit – Friday March 24, 2017
  • Stone Soup – Thursday April 13, 2017
  • Shrek the Musical – Friday July 21, 2017

Please ask for discount and ASL seating section at the time reservation is made.

To reserve call (952) 979-1111, option 4 (Tuesday – Saturday from noon to 6 pm) or email.

*Discounted prices apply to the individual needing interpretation and one companion.

AssistedListening

Assisted Listening System

Assisted listening devices are available for all mainstage Stages Theatre Company productions. Devices can be picked up at the Box Office beginning 30 minutes prior to the performance. We require a photo ID or credit card be held at the Box Office while assisted listening devices are being used.

AudioDescribed

Audio Described (AD) Performances

For the performing arts Audio Description is a form of audio-visual translation, using the natural pauses in dialogue or between critical sound elements to insert narrative that translates the visual image into a sense form that is accessible to millions of individuals who otherwise lack full access. Audio Description will not affect patrons who have not requested the service.

2016/2017:

  • Fancy Nancy the Musical – Saturday February 4, 2017
  • The Velveteen Rabbit – Friday March 24, 2017
  • Stone Soup – Thursday April 13, 2017
  • Shrek the Musical – Friday July 21, 2017

OpenCaptioning

Open Captioning (OC) Performances

2016/2017:

  • Fancy Nancy the Musical – Saturday February 11, 2017
  • Stone Soup – Saturday April 29, 2017

Please ask for discount and open-captioning seating section at the time reservation is made. To reserve call (952) 979-1111, option 4 (Tuesday – Saturday from noon to 6 pm) or email.

Sensory

Sensory-Friendly Performances

Sensory-friendly performances are designed for children on the autism spectrum, or others with sensory sensitivities. House lights will be on and sound levels will be lowered, and crowds are minimized for these for these judgement-free, “shush-free” performances.

LEARN MORE ABOUT OUR SENSORY FRIENDLY PROGRAMING

Tickets are not available online, and can only be purchased at by phone at (952) 979-1111, option 4, or at the Box Office.

2016/2017:

  • Fancy Nancy the Musical – Saturday January 28, 2017
  • The Velveteen Rabbit – Thursday March 16, 2017
  • The Velveteen Rabbit – Saturday March 18, 2017
  • Stone Soup – Thursday May 6, 2017
  • Stone Soup – Monday May 10, 2017
  • Flora & Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures – Saturday May 13, 2017
  • Shrek the Musical – Saturday July 22, 2017

Getting ready for your visit: SENSORY FRIENDLY GUIDE TO STAGES THEATRE COMPANY

Please ask for discount at the time reservation is made. To reserve call (952) 979-1111, option 4 (Tuesday – Saturday from noon to 6 pm)

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Wheelchair Accessible Seating

To reserve wheelchair accessible seating:

 Mainstage (reserved seating)

  • Contact the Box Office at (952) 979-1111, option 4. Please ask for Wheelchair Accessible seating at the time reservation is made.
  • Reserve tickets online:  Select seats marked with a wheelchair icon.
  • Spaces marked with a wheelchair icon DO NOT have an actual seat. These are open spaces meant for patrons using wheelchairs to pull directly in to.
  • Mainstage Seating Chart

Hopkins Jaycees Studio (general admission)

  • Reserve tickets online by choosing any available space. Please plan to arrive early to choose seats that accommodate your group size and needs. Seating begins 30 minutes prior to show start time.
  • Contact the Box Office at (952) 979-1111, option 4. Please ask for wheelchair accessible seating at the time reservation is made.
  • Parking for those with mobility limitations is available at the rear of the Hopkins Center for the Arts and on the street level of the public parking ramp.
  • Please ask for discount and wheelchair at the time reservation is made. To reserve call (952) 979-1111,  option 4 (Tuesday – Saturday from noon to 6 pm)

Discounted accessibility ticket prices for shows (Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical)

Adult   $12
Senior   $10.50
Child   $9
Weekend/Evening Group (10+)   $9