Artists of Pennsylvania Ballet in George Balanchine's The Nutcracker® | Photo: Alexander Iziliaev
Artists of Pennsylvania Ballet in George Balanchine's The Nutcracker® | Photo: Alexander Iziliaev

Sensory Friendly Performances

Sensory friendly performances are designed to create a welcoming environment for families with children who are on the autism spectrum, may have sensory sensitivities, and anyone who may benefit being in a more relaxed environment.

  

GEORGE BALANCHINE'S THE NUTCRACKER®

Thursday, December 22, 2016
11:00 A.M.
Academy of Music 

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Accommodations for this performance include:

Adjusted Lighting and Sound

  • Lower sound levels throughout the performance
  • Lights will remain on at a low level in the theater during the performance

Relaxed Theater Rules

  • Guests are free to talk, leave their seats, and move freely during the performance
  • Designated safe/quiet area within the theater (Canteen located on the lower level of the Academy of Music)
  • Gluten-free concession options

In preperation for the sensory friendly performance of George Balanchine's The Nutcracker, Professor Roger Ideshi, JD, OT/L, FAOTA and Christina Smith, OTR/L have prepared these pre-visit materials.

Visting the Academy of Music

The Nutcracker Story

The Nutcracker Characters

 

  

THE JUNGLE BOOK

Saturday, February 25, 2017
11:00 A.M.
The Prince Theater

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