Accessibility

Accessibility

Goodman Theatre is committed to making the work on our stages accessible to all; below is a list of our services.

Electronic Doors
Elevators
Restrooms
Accessible Seating for Performances
Sign Interpreted Performances
Assistive Listening Devices
Audio Described Performances

Electronic Doors

The left-hand set of the main entry doors on Dearborn Street can be opened automatically.

 

Elevators

The elevator directly at the Goodman's main entrance provides access to the upper lobby and restrooms, the Owen mezzanine and all levels of the Albert mezzanine. The elevator on the north end of the upper lobby provides access to the balcony level of the Owen Theatre.

 

Restrooms

Restroom facilities are located in the central lobby on both the ground level and second floor. All restrooms are fully accessible to patrons in wheelchairs. Restrooms on the second floor offer a private restroom for patrons who require assistance.

 

Accessible Seating for Performances

Goodman Theatre has accessible wheelchair/scooter locations in both the Albert and Owen* theaters.

Depending on your preferences, you can use the promo codes below to access special reserved seat locations when purchasing tickets online:

  • TRANSFER: Enter this promo if you wish to transfer to a theater seat from your walker, wheelchair or scooter.
  • REMOVAL: Enter this promo if you require a location where a seat can be removed for you to stay in your wheelchair/scooter while you watch the performance.

Please call ticket services at 312.443.3800 if you have questions or would like to purchase over the phone. All of our ticket representatives can assist you in finding a seat location to fit your needs.

Goodman Theatre has a wheelchair on site, which may be used to transport patrons to and from assigned seats. For use of the on-site wheelchair, contact house management at 312.443.3818.

*Although the Owen Theatre is a general admission house, accessible seats will be reserved for you on the seating level you purchase.


Sign Interpreted Performances

One signed performance will be offered for each of the five 2014/2015 Albert Theatre productions and for the 2014 production of A Christmas Carol.  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 TTY/TDD 312.443.3829.*

Smokefall – October 1, 2014 | 7:30 ($30)
Rapture, Blister, Burn – January 28, 2015 | 7:30 ($30)
Two Trains Running – March 18, 2015 | 7:30 ($30)
The Little Foxes – May 13, 2015 | 7:30 ($30)
Vanya & Sonia & Masha & Spike – July 1, 2015 | 7:30 ($30)
SUBSCRIPTION –  $170

A Christmas Carol – December 3, 2014 | 7:30 ($35)

Save over $100 on the regular subscription price and experience all five Albert Theatre productions for just $170. Season subscriptions available by phone only at 312.443.3800 or TTY/TDD 312.443.3829.

*All dates are subject to change. Not available through the Goodman’s mobile site, on previously purchased tickets or in combination with other offers. Redeemable for specially reserved seating area only. Code SIGN effective for any signed performance on sale.

 

Assistive Listening Devices

Both the Albert and Owen theaters are equipped with infrared assistive listening devices which patrons may obtain at the gift shop. Assistive listening devices are offered free of charge; a driver's license is required as security.

 

Audio Described Performances

New audio describe performances announced for the 2014/2015 Season!

One audio described performance will be offered for each production at Goodman Theatre including A Christmas Carol. Get tickets before the general public by subscribing to the audio described series. Single tickets for each performance will be going on sale at a later date. To become a subscriber call the box office at 312.443.3800.

Albert Productions
Smokefall - October 8, 2014 $30
Rapture, Blister, Burn - February 4, 2015  $30
Two Trains Running - March 25, 2015  $30
The Little Foxes - May 20, 2015  $30
Vaya and Sonia and Masha and Spike - July 8, 2015  $30
SUBSCRIPTION - $150

A Christmas Carol - November 26, 2014  $35

Owen Productions
The World of Extreme Happiness - October 1, 2014  $20
Upstairs Concierge - April 15, 2015  $20
stop. reset. - June 10, 2015  $20
SUBSCRIPTION - $60

Call 312.443.3800 and ask about 2014/2015 subscriptions for more information!