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A number of theatres across the Puget Sound offer accessibility options! Here you will find information on overall accessibility at local theatres, as well as specific events venues might be hosting.

5th Avenue Theatre

Accessibility for Mobility, Hearing, and Vision Impairments

The 5th Avenue provides American Sign Language-interpreted performances for hard-of-hearing and Deaf patrons. Reserved seating located close to the ASL interpreters is available for our guests needing those services*. Ticket prices for ASL performances vary. To purchase tickets to individual ASL performances online, visit www.5thavenue.org/asl. To purchase ASL tickets on a mobile device, select the ASL interpreted date you want to attend. Enter promo code ASL by tapping on the box under the show title. Once your code is applied, tap "Get Tickets" to select your seats in the front of the orchestra level on the left side of the house. *These seats are reserved for our Deaf and hard-of-hearing guests who require the services of an interpreter and for their companions. For students learning American Sign Language, we offer a student discount for our ASL performances. Please contact Guest Services at 206.625.1900 or visit our box office to discuss seat availability in a nearby section at the student rate. Open captioning designed for those with mild to complete hearing loss so you can enjoy theater as never before. Performances with this service feature a text display located to one side of the stage. The dialogue and lyrics of the show scroll across the display in synchronicity with the actual performance. Now you can catch quick punch lines, fast-patter lyrics, and hushed dialogue. For more information, please visit the Box Office, email guestservices@5thavenue.org or call 206.625.1900 or 1.888.584.4849 (voice).

The 5th Avenue Theatre has Sennheiser Listening System headsets for patrons who are hard-of-hearing. We also offer inductive neck loops. Both devices are complimentary, but subject to availability. You may reserve a headset when you purchase your tickets. To reserve your headset, visit the Box Office, call 206.625.1900 or 1.888.584.4849 (voice), or e-mail guestservices@5thavenue.org. Using the Sennheiser Listening System, The 5th Avenue Theatre offers select audio-described performances for visually impaired and blind patrons. The Sennheiser Listening System works throughout the auditorium so you may purchase tickets in any section of the theater. For more information, please visit the Box Office, email guestservices@5thavenue.org or call 206.625.1900 or 1.888.584.4849 (voice). Braille and large print programs are both available, free of charge, at Coat Check, located in the lobby near Aisle 3. Programs are checked out with a valid ID and should please be returned at the end of the performance. Braille programs are subject to availability.If you would like a script and book light to use during a performance, please request one at Coat Check, located in the lobby near Aisle 3. Scripts may checked out with photo ID, and are subject to availability on a show-by-show basis. To reserve a script and book light, please call the Guest Services at 206.625.1900 or 1.888.584.4849 (voice) or e-mail

Some performances are ASL and OC interpreted. Open Captioning provided by c2 (caption coalition) inc. Other performances have audio description provided by AVIA.

Wheelchair seating space is located on the orchestra level (main floor) of the auditorium. The seating is located House Right at the end of rows F, K and P and House Left at the end of rows G, J and Q. If no wheelchair seats are available on the website please contact Guest Services by calling 206.625.1900 or 1.888.584.4849 (voice) or emailing guestservices@5thavenue.org. The parking garages at City Centre and LAZ 6th Ave (formerly known as The Hilton Garage) both have accessible parking and elevators and are located within one block of the Theatre.

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The Paramount Theatre

Accessibility for Mobility, Hearing, Vision Impairments and Sensory Sensitive/Autism

Accommodations offered for sensory difficulties, low vision, blindness, deafness, hard of hearing and mobility impairments.

The Paramount Theatre is a beautiful historic theatre that features Broadway shows, concerts and comedy shows. The Theatre is two levels and the second level is not accessible for those with mobility disabilities, so please request orchestra-level seating.

Sennheiser Digital RF signal transmission listening devices are available to rent free of charge at The Paramount for events on a first come, first serve basis. We carry two models: - The HDE2020-D-II, which is a one-piece with earpieces, worn to amplify the show feed. - The EK 2020-D-II, which can be used with personal headphones/earbuds or an induction neck loop for transmitting sound to hearing aids equipped with a T-coil.

Some performances are ASL and OC interpreted. Open Captioning provided by c2 (caption coalition) inc. Other performances have audio description provided by AVIA.

The Paramount Theatre is a Sensory Access certified Sensory Accessible Venue, and offers noise-reducing headphones, fidget and a Social Narrative.