ADA Accommodations

Deaf and Hard of Hearing Assistive Listening Devices:

Assistive Listening Devices amplify and clarify the sound onstage. The inconspicuous receiver device may be used in almost any seat at any performance. Headsets with induction neck loops are available for patrons who use hearing aids and cochlear implants that have “T” switch feature (also known as “T-coil” or “telephone switch” or “telephone coil”). There is no charge for receivers. They are distributed on a first-come, first-served basis in the Sunoco Performance Theater and in the Select Medical Digital Cinema. Please ask any usher for assistance.

 

ASL Interpretation:

Certified interpreters for select performances provide American Sign Language interpretation. To access special reserved seating mention ASL in your reservation request by sending an email to info@whitakercenter.org. In your email, include your name, address, phone number, email address, number of tickets requested, and performance date and time. If you need to cancel your reservation, contact info@whitakercenter.org so that we may extend an offer to wait listed patrons.

 


 

Blind and Visually Impaired

For more information please contact the Box Office at 717-214-2787 or info@whitakercenter.org.

 


 

For Patrons who have Mobility Challenges

Accessible Parking:

There accessible parking spaces located in the Walnut Street Garage. Please click here for parking locations and rates.

 

Accessible Seating:

Accessible seating is available throughout the Sunoco Performance Theater and Select Medical IMAX Theater. Patrons may either remain in their wheelchairs or transfer to house seats. Patrons who would like to remain in their wheelchairs during the performance or film should request wheelchair-accessible locations when buying their tickets. The Box Office will make every attempt to seat one companion in an adjacent seat and any additional guests as close as possible. Click here to view the Sunoco Performance Theater seating chart.

 

Accessible Restrooms:

Accessible restrooms are available all levels of Whitaker Center.

 

Elevators:

An elevator in the AMP Grand Lobby will give access to all levels of the Sunoco Performance Theater. There is an elevator located in the Select Medical Digital Cinema and Harsco Science Center.

 

Service Animals:

Service animals, such as guide dogs, are permitted to assist guests.

 

Wheelchairs:

Wheelchairs are available at the Information Desk to use during your visit.

 

Contact Information:

For information, or if you have questions, need assistance or an accommodation not mentioned, contact the Box Office at 717-214-2787, or info@whitakercenter.org.