Access to Citizens

The Citizens provides a variety of services to facilitate access to the theatre, including audio description, BSL interpreted performances, captioning and our Deaf Theatre Club.

Our staff are trained to make your visit easy and enjoyable.  If you would like more information on any of the services detailed below please contact our Box Office on 0141 429 0022, Text Relay 18001 0141 429 0022 or .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address).

WHEELCHAIR ACCESS

  Wheelchair access is available in the stalls area of our main theatre and in both of our studios.  Look out for the symbol on our seating plan.  Adapted toilets are also available.  Ramp access available in the lower foyer. Lift to Circle Studio.

FREE CAR PARK

Free parking adjacent to the Theatre. Level access to theatre building and foyer. Marked bays for disabled and parent and child. Please note that there is a one way system to enter the car park. Enter via Crown Street & Laurieston Road. Also see directions in Find Us.

GUIDE DOGS ARE WELCOME

AUDIO DESCRIPTION

  Visually impaired attenders can listen to a description around the dialogue of a performance. TOUCH TOURS available if booked in advance. Infrared headsets are available on request from the Box Office - reserve at time of booking. You are also welcome to bring your own headset.  See right for list of available performances with this service. Visit the Audio Description Association Scotland Website.

INDUCTION LOOP

  Induction loop and infrared systems are provided in the stalls of the Main Theatre. The best seats for audio reception are:
Row CC 6, 7, 20, 21
Row B 4, 5, 22, 23
Row C 3 - 7, 21 - 25
Row D 1 - 7, 21 - 26
Row E 2 - 6, 21 - 26
Row F 1 - 5, 22 - 26
Row G 1 - 5, 22 - 27
Row H 1 - 4, 23 - 26
Row J 1, 2, 26, 27
Row K 5 - 8, 19 - 22
(see seating plan)

SIGNED PERFORMANCES

  We offer a British Sign Language Interpreter on stage during certain performances.  See right for list of available performances with this service.

CAPTIONED PERFORMANCES

  Converts dialogue and sound effects to text that displays on a screen as the action happens.  For more information visit www.stagetext.org.  See right for list of available performances with this service.

Deaf Theatre Club

The Citizens Theatre Deaf Theatre Club in run in partnership with Solar Bear. We would love you to join us at these special events for deaf or hard of hearing patrons. Please visit the Deaf Theatre Club page for more information.

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ACCESSIBLE PERFORMANCES

Here is a list of the forthcoming Audio Described, Signed and Captioned performances at the theatre.

AUTUMN 2015

Lanark

Audio Described 16 Sep, 7pm
Signed 18 Sep, 7pm
Captioned 19 Sep, 1pm

The Choir

Audio Described 12 Nov, 7.30pm
Signed 13 Nov, 7.30pm
Captioned 14 Nov, 2.30pm

Rapunzel

Audio Described 12 Dec, 2pm
Signed 11 Dec, 7pm
Captioned 19 Dec, 2pm

SPRING 2016

A Midsummer Night’s Dream: A Play For The Nation

Audio Described 2 Apr, 2.30pm
Signed 1 Apr, 7.30pm



Visit ACCESS SCOTTISH THEATRE for more information on accessible shows throughout Scotland.