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Audio descriptions & access days

We have paved the way in creating opportunities for visually impaired audiences to engage with our productions.

Visually Impaired patrons exploring the set of The Nutcracker guided by Company Stage Manager, Lily Amy.

Our unique Access Day enables visually impaired patrons to enjoy a full range of activities that enhance the enjoyment and understanding of ballet.

The day consists of a touch tour on stage to feel the set, props and costumes, an insight session introducing movements from the production assisted by Company dancers, and an audio described performance.

The performance, audio described by VocalEyes, enables visually impaired patrons to enjoy the story of the ballet and the emotion and quality of the movement accompanied by music played live by the Northern Ballet Sinfonia.

Upcoming Audio Described performances & Access Days

Leeds, West Yorkshire Playhouse

Box Office 0113 213 7700

Minicom 0113 213 7299

Leeds, West Yorkshire Playhouse's website

Event Date & price More information
Insight workshop and touch tour for the visually impaired Saturday 12 September 2015
Free

A tour of the set and a workshop with two Northern Ballet dancers to bring you closer to the production.

Audio described performance Saturday 12 September 2015
Discount through Box Office

Discounts available for visually impaired patrons. Book through the box office on 0113 2137700.

Event Date & price More information
Insight workshop and touch tour for the visually impaired Saturday 03 October 2015
Free

Touch tour of the sets and costumes and get closer to the production with dancers and musicians.

Audio described performance Saturday 03 October 2015
Discount through Box Office

Discounts available for visually impaired patrons. Book through the box office on 0115 9895555.

Event Date & price More information
Insight workshop and touch tour for the visually impaired Saturday 24 October 2015
Free

Touch tour of the sets and costumes and get closer to the production with dancers and musicians.

Audio described performance Saturday 24 October 2015
Discount through Box Office

Discounts available for visually impaired patrons. Book through the box office on 0114 249 6000.

Event Date & price More information
Insight workshop and touch tour for the visually impaired Saturday 07 November 2015
Free

A tour of the set and a workshop with two Northern Ballet dancers to bring you closer to the production.

Audio described performance Saturday 07 November 2015
Discount through Box Office

Discounts available for visually impaired patrons. Book through the box office on 0844 871 7645.

Event Date & price More information
Insight workshop and touch tour for the visually impaired Saturday 21 November 2015
Free

A tour of the set and a workshop with two Northern Ballet dancers to bring you closer to the production.

Audio described performance Saturday 21 November 2015
Discount through Box Office

Discounts available for visually impaired patrons. Book through the box office on 01274 432000.