209th Anniversary Season · America's Oldest · Founded 1809

Special Needs

Walnut Street Theatre has ADA compliant water fountains and accessible restrooms on our orchestra level.

If you require special assistance or to learn more about our programs and services, please feel free to give us a call at 215.574.3550.

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Wheelchair Seating

wheelchair icon If you need wheelchair seating, please call 215.574.3550 ext. 6, rather than ordering online. We will be happy to assist you with your wheelchair location.

Assisted Listening Devices

assisted listening icon The Walnut offers assisted listening devices for Mainstage performances with loop technology for the hard of hearing. Infrared hearing enhancers are available in the lobby on a first-come, first-served basis; quantities are limited.

Open Caption Performances

closed/open captioning icon Our open caption subscription series is on Sunday evenings (Week D) in the Mainstage Theatre.

Mainstage Captioned Performances

PRODUCTION DATE & TIME
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum OCT 1, 2017 · 7:00 pm
Annie DEC 3, 2017 · 7:00 pm
The Humans FEB 11, 2018 · 7:00 pm
Noises Off APR 8, 2018 · 7:00 pm
Mamma Mia! JUNE 10, 2018 · 7:00 pm

ASL or American Sign Language Performances

American sign language icon We also offer ASL Interpretation for select performances.

Mainstage ASL Performances

PRODUCTION DATE & TIME
Annie DEC 19, 2017 · 8:00 pm
Mamma Mia! JULY 3, 2018 · 8:00 pm

WST for Kids ASL Performances

PRODUCTION DATE & TIME
A Christmas Carol DEC 19, 2017 · 10:30 am
Flat Stanley APR 5, 2018 · 10:30 am

Audio Described Performances

audio described icon If you are blind or have low vision, our audio described performances give you additional details about the action taking place on stage! Please contact the House Manager when you arrive to receive the equipment for performances on these dates.

Mainstage Audio Described Performances

PRODUCTION DATE & TIME
Annie DEC 19, 2017 · 8:00 pm
Mamma Mia! JULY 3, 2018 · 8:00 pm

WST for Kids Audio Described Performances

PRODUCTION DATE & TIME
A Christmas Carol DEC 19, 2017 · 10:30 am
Flat Stanley APR 5, 2018 · 10:30 am

Autism Spectrum Programs

iautism icon For additional information about Autism Spectrum Friendly performances and programs, please call the Education Department at 215.574.3550, ext. 510. To help your kids appreciate our shows, we've created a video just for them!