RLT welcomes people with disabilities to our theater.  Below is information on our organization’s efforts at ADA accommodations.  For any other questions please contact the RLT business office at 919-821-4579.

Wheelchair Accessibility

All performances are wheelchair accessible. These seats can be seen on the seat map. Please contact the RLT box office at 919-821-3111 for more information.

Classes may be wheelchair accessible and with two weeks’ notice we are happy to move a class into wheelchair accessible classroom. Please contact Kathleen Rudolph, our Associate Education Director, to discuss your needs 919 821-4579.

Assistive Listening

An induction hearing loop is installed in the Cantey V. Sutton Theatre and can be used in all seats including the balcony. For those without a hearing aid which can tune into the loop, a limited number of assistive listening devices are available on a first come first serve basis.

An infrared (IR) system is installed in the Gaddy-Goodwin Teaching Theatre. A limited number of assistive listening devices are available on a first come first serve basis for all performances in this space.

Service Animals

Trained service dogs are welcome to attend performances and classes. Trained miniature service horses may be accommodated with two weeks’ notice for classes and if a wheelchair position is available for performances. Miniature horses may not fit into all areas of the building. Please contact the RLT box office at 919-821-3111 for more information.

Audio Description

The following performances will be described, with service provided by Arts Access:

American Sign Language Interpretation

Please contact the RLT box office at 919-821-3111 at least two weeks before opening night of a performance to make arrangements. ASL interpretation of theatrical performances requires specially trained interpreters and rehearsal time. Service provided by Arts Access.

Scripts

A limited number of scripts are available to check out prior to attending a performance. Scripts must be returned to and collected from the business office and checkout requires you have a ticket for the performance. Please contact the RLT business office at 919-821-4579 for more information.

 

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Arts Access: Making the arts accessible to persons with disabilities