Audio-described performances for patrons who are blind or have low vision.
Access Arts Inc. (Qld), Vision Australia and QPAC are pleased to announce that Vision Australia's Audio Description Service is available at QPAC, with live descriptions of the visual elements to complement the theatre experience. Trained Audio Describers provide the commentary with concise descriptions of actions, expressions and gestures. The description is transmitted via earpiece and patrons wishing to receive the audio description service may book seats in any area of the theatre (subject to availability). Patrons collect headsets at the Cloakroom, Ticket Sales Foyer, Mezzanine Level and need to be seated 15 minutes before the performance to receive program details together with descriptions of costumes and stage settings.
To purchase tickets to these audio-described performances:
Phone qtix group sales (07)3840 7466 Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm or Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Audio Described Performances in 2014
Queensland Theatre CompanyBlack Diggers
Friday 3 October - 7.30pm
Saturday 4 October - 2pm GASP!
Saturday 29 November - 2pm
Opera QueenslandThe Perfect American
Concert Hall, QPAC
Friday 19 September - 7.30pm
Queensland BalletThe Nutcracker
Saturday 20 December - 1.30pm
The Lion King
Sunday 11 January 2015, 1pm (limited seats)
Wednesday 4 March 2015, 1pm