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Accessibility

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Roslyn Packer Theatre offers a number of services to improve access for its audience.  For further information and assistance call the Box Office on (02) 9250 1999.

Unassisted access
Wheelchair access is via Roslyn Packer Theatre's main entrance located on Hickson Road.

Staff assisted access
Patrons with mobility impairments may require assistance by one of our staff members to some areas of the venue. Please feel free to approach our staff at the Cloakroom on the Ground Floor to ask for this service.

Access to the auditorium
A lift (located at the far end the Ground Floor Foyer) operates between Ground level, Stalls level and the Dress Circle level.

Access to Walsh Bay Kitchen
Entry to the theatre restaurant, Walsh Bay Kitchen, is through the Ground Floor Foyer or via the restaurant's Hickson Rd entrance. Wheelchair access is also available through the Ground Floor Foyer.

Foyer Bar
The main bar is located in the Level 1 Foyer, accessible via the main staircase or lift. There is also a bar at the rear of the Ground Floor Foyer.

Assisted listening devices
A narrow cast FM system is available at the Rolsyn Packer Theatre in both the Stalls and Dress Circle. To use the loop system, please request a headset from our Front of House staff. Headsets contain FM receivers and can be used by patrons with or without hearing aids; these are available via the Cloakroom situated in the Ground Floor Foyer. Please advise the Box Office of your requirements at the time of ticket purchase.

Accessible facilities
There are accessible toilets on both the Ground and Dress Circle levels of the Foyer.

Audio-described and sign-interpreted performances
Roslyn Packer Theatre in conjunction with STC presents audio-described performances of a number of productions throughout the year for the vision impaired. Some of these performances include a workshop and tour of the set prior to the performance, to enable the vision impaired patrons to familiarise themselves with the physical aspects of the production.

Some productions are also professionally signed (AUSLAN interpreted) on stage for the hearing impaired.

To check availability of audio-described and AUSLAN-interpreted performances, please contact the Box Office on (02) 9250 1999.