A spacious glass lift at the St. Ann’s Square entrance offers equality of access to the Great Hall, which houses the Theatre, Box Office, Information Point, Theatre Shop, Rivals Cafe & Bar, Accesible Toilets and Cloackroom, as well access to The Studio and Rivals Restuarant. There are also steps to the Royal Exchange Theatre at both the Cross Street entrance and St. Ann’s Square entrance; these steps have railings on both sides. Doors at the entrance to the theatre are automatic to enable easy opening.
The theatre has accessible toilets, including an alarm system and mirror. These are located near the Cross Street entrance.
Bar Exchange has a low level counter section for wheelchair users. The Rivals Restaurant is on a split level, the lower part of which is accessible to wheelchair users.
Both the Theatre and Studio spaces are accessible to wheelchair users. The Theatre and The Studio have six wheelchair spaces. It is possible for companions to sit alongside wheelchair users in both auditoria. Please book any wheelchair spaces in advance when you book your tickets so that we can reserve them and the adjoining seats for anyone else in your party.
Wheelchairs are available for patrons who would like to use them, and can be accessed by contacting a member of the theatre staff.
Please note, the Theatre Module has seats over 3 levels - Stage Level, First Gallery and Secondary Gallery. Wheelchair access is only available to the Stage Level.
Tuesday 8 May, 7.30pm - THE CHERRY ORCHARD Captioned Performance BOOK NOW
Wednesday 9 May, 2.30pm - THE CHERRY ORCHARD Relaxed Performance BOOK NOW
Thursday 10 May, 7.30pm - THE CHERRY ORCHARD BSL Interpreted Performance BOOK NOW
Saturday 12 May, 2.30pm - THE CHERRY ORCHARD Audio Described Performance BOOK NOW
Wednesday 16 May, 7.30pm - THREE SISTERS BY RASHDASH: AFTER CHEKHOV BSL Interpreted Performance BOOK NOW
Thursday 17 May, 2.30pm - THREE SISTER BY RASHDASH: AFTER CHEKHOV Relaxed Performance BOOK NOW
Tuesday 12 June, 2.30pm - HAPPY DAYS Relaxed Performance BOOK NOW
Wednesday 13 June, 7.30pm - HAPPY DAYS BSL Interpreted Performance BOOK NOW
Saturday 16 June, 2.30pm - HAPPY DAYS Audio Described Performance BOOK NOW
Wednesday 20 June, 7.30pm - HAPPY DAYS Captioned Performance BOOK NOW
Tuesday 12 July, 7.30pm - QUEENS OF THE COAL AGE Captioned Performance BOOK NOW
Saturday 14 July, 2.30pm - QUEENS OF THE COAL AGE Audio Described Performance BOOK NOW
Tuesday 17 July, 2.30pm - QUEENS OF THE COAL AGE Relaxed Performance BOOK NOW
Wednesday 18 July, 7.30pm - QUEENS OF THE COAL AGE BSL Interpreted Performance BOOK NOW
Backrests and booster seats are available on request from the cloakroom.
The theatre offers backstage tours that are accessible for patrons with wheelchairs.