Audio Description  

Services for Patrons Who Are Blind or Have Low Vision

Large Print Programs: available to download in Microsoft Word format for all shows prior to a performance and available day of the performance from the Guest Services desk. Large print programs can be viewed online at

Braille Programs: available day of the performance from the Guest Services desk

Audio-Described Performances: Patrons who are blind and or have low vision receive a headset for one ear that allows them to listen to a description of the key visual elements of a performance while still hearing the actors. These descriptions are inserted into natural pauses in the show. One audio described performance will be offered for each regular season production at Goodman Theatre including A Christmas Carol. All performances will be begin at 2pm. For access to reserved, discounted seating enter the promo code AUDIO when purchasing online or call the box office at 312.443.3800 (voice) or 312.443.3829 (TTY/TDD).

Touch Tours: will begin at 12:30pm on each Audio-Described performance day. The tour will feature a 45-60 minute presentation detailing the set, costume and character elements for the performance. When reserving tickets please indicate how many people will be in your party for both the Touch Tour and the performance.

Audio Described & Touch Tour Dates**

2018/2019 SEASON

Albert Theatre | 2018/2019 Season 

Owen Theatre | 2018/2019 Season 

For more information, call the box office at 312.443.3800 (voice) or 312.443.3829 (TTY/TDD).

**Dates subject to change.