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

Electronic Doors
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.



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.



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 2013/2014 Albert Theatre productions and for the 2013 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.*

August 7 at 7:30pm – Jungle Book

September 25, 2013 at 7:30pm – Pullman Porter Blues, Tickets $40
Single Tickets on-sale August 9, 2013

January 29, 2014 at 7:30pm – Luna Gale, Tickets $30
Single Tickets on-sale December 6, 2013

March 19, 2014 at 7:30pm – Venus In Fur, Tickets $30
Single Tickets on-sale January 24, 2014

May 14, 2014 at 7:30pm – The White Snake, Tickets $30
Single Tickets on-sale February 21, 2014

July 9, 2014 at 7:30pm – Brigadoon, Tickets $40
Single Tickets on-sale March 21, 2014

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.

Special Event - Tickets on sale now!

December 23, 2013 at 2:00pm – A Christmas Carol, Tickets $35

* 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

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

Albert Theatre Productions

October 2 at 7:30pm – Pullman Porter Blues, Tickets $40

February 5 at 7:30pm – Luna Gale, Tickets $30

March 26 at 7:30pm – Venus in Fur, Tickets $30

May 21 at 7:30pm – The White Snake, $30

July 16 at 7:30pm – Brigadoon, $40

Subscribe to all 5 Albert productions for $170.

Owen Theatre Productions

October 23 at 7:30pm – Smokefall, Tickets $20

February 26 at 7:30pm – Buzzer, Tickets $20

June 11 at 7:30pm - Ask Aunt Susan, Tickets $20

Subscribe to all 3 Owen productions for $60

Tuesday, November 19 at 7:30pm – A Christmas Carol, Tickets $35