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Making theatre accessible for all

We bring the magic of live theatre to all patrons. American Sign Language (ASL) interpretation and Audio Description services are available free with paid admission on select performance dates. Most Broadway shows also have free Open Captioning service.

Visit our Box Office in person Mon-Sat 10am-8pm and Sun 10am-6pm, call 303.893.4100 or email if you have any questions. Sign up for the Accessibility newsletter here.


Denver Center for the Performing Arts Accessible Performances

Show Title ASL Interpreted Audio Described Open Captioned
The Who's Tommy May 6, 2018 1:30pm May 6, 2018 1:30pm
May 18, 2018 7:30pm
May 6, 2018 1:30pm
Human Error Jun 3, 2018 1:30pm Jun 3, 2018 1:30pm N/A
School of Rock Jun 10, 2018 2pm Jun 10, 2018 2pm Jun 10, 2018 2pm
The Book of Mormon Jun 24, 2018 2pm Jun 24, 2018 2pm Jun 24, 2018 2pm
Les Misérables Aug 4, 2018 2pm Aug 4, 2018 2pm Aug 4, 2018 2pm
On Your Feet Aug 19, 2018 2pm Aug 19, 2018 2pm Aug 19, 2018 2pm
Beautiful — The Carole King Musical Sep 8, 2018 2pm Sep 8, 2018 2pm Sep 8, 2018 2pm

Personal Captioning Devices

For select performances of The Who’s Tommy, the Theatre Company is continuing to test a new system to greatly expand our services for patrons who are Deaf or hard of hearing: Personal Closed Captioning Devices.

Each device is handheld and configured with closed captioning software, enabling users to enjoy private captioning services in any seating location. These devices will be available at all public performances May 4 - 27, and may be reserved in advance while purchasing tickets (subject to availability). Simply follow the instructions in the pop-up box while buying online or request the service from your box office agent while purchasing on the phone or at the counter.

Already purchased tickets to Tommy and want to reserve a device? Email our Theatre Services Manager.

Wheelchair Seating

  1. All theatres have wheelchair accessible and companion seats.
  2. Ramps, elevators and courtesy wheelchairs are available. Please see an usher.
  3. Wheelchair accessible parking is located on levels 3, 4 and 5 of the garage, and curbside drop-off is located on 14th St. between Curtis and Champa.

Audio Accommodations

  1. Enhanced Assistive Listening Devices — Always available. Please see an usher.
  2. American Sign Language interpretation* — Buy online with code ASL.
  3. Open Captioning (text display near the stage)* — Buy online with code OCAP.

Visual Accommodations

  1. Audio Description — Narration of a show’s visual elements.*
  2. Large print Applause programs — Always available. Please see an usher.
  3. Braille programs — Available with 2 weeks’ advance notice.

* Available on select dates or upon request with a two-week notice; subject to availability.

American Sign Language     Audio-described      Open Caption

DCPA is the nation’s largest not-for-profit theatre organization dedicated to creating unforgettable shared experiences through beloved Broadway musicals, world-class plays, educational programs and inspired events. We think of theatre as a spark of life — a special occasion that’s exciting, powerful and fun. Join us today and we promise an experience you won't soon forget.