In serving constellations of disability, this growing program within Chicago Children’s Theatre builds confidence, celebrates joy, and fills a gap in support networks.
Taking my father, a Parkinson’s patient and stroke survivor, to the current Broadway revival was a challenge, but well worth it.
Bricolage Production Company’s Immersive Companion Program leads audiences of all abilities through immersive shows.
No longer a rarefied practice, sensory-friendly performances got a national boost from Lincoln Center’s April-May festival.
In touring shows for young audiences, how do you get beyond familiar titles? Building trust among adventurous allies is key.
Youth theatres often receive less funding than adult theatres, but some have become adept at making a multi-pronged case for support.
How Children’s Theatre of Charlotte drew on the field’s best practices to create sensory-friendly offerings.
How Dickens’s Christmas perennial is supporting inclusivity and outreach at theatres nationwide.
Theatres in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Delaware will offer a total of 10-12 sensory-friendly performances in the next 2 years.
How theatres are creating inclusive experiences for folks with neuropsychiatric conditions, autism, or simple aversion to business as usual.