ACCESSIBILITY

IS LONG WHARF ACCESSIBLE FOR INDIVIDUALS WITH PHYSICAL DISABILITIES?

Long Wharf Theatre is always working towards being more accessible. Please inform the Box Office prior to the performance if wheelchair seating or assistance will be required for anyone in your party. For any additional feedback or suggestions, please contact info@longwharf.org

I HAVE DIFFICULTY HEARING, ARE ASSISTIVE LISTENING DEVICES AVAILABLE FOR PERFORMANCES?

Both the Claire Tow Stage in the C. Newton Schenck III Theatre and Stage II are equipped with a hearing loop. To use the hearing loop, simply flip on the t-switch on your hearing aid or cochlear implant to activate the telecoil. No other equipment is necessary! If your hearing aid doesn’t have a telecoil, you will still need to obtain a headset, available from the Box Office prior to the show.

I AM VISUALLY IMPAIRED, DO YOU OFFER AUDIO DESCRIBED PERFORMANCES?

Unfortunately we are unable to offer audio description services at this time. We apologize for the inconvenience.

DO YOU OFFER SENSORY FRIENDLY ITEMS?

Sensory friendly guides and sensory bags are available pre-show at the patron information table. Bags include noise reducing headphones, two fidgets, a picture communication key ring, a visual story about visiting the theatre, a notebook, pen and crayons. A valid ID is required for check out.

DO YOU OFFER TOUCH TOURS?

Meet us in the lobby the first Saturday Matinee of each production, at 1:45 PM, for a 30-45 minute interactive tour and presentation detailing elements of each production gathered from our props, costumes, and scenic departments.

DO YOU OFFER OPEN CAPTIONED PERFORMANCES?

Long Wharf Theatre is delighted to partner with TDF in offering open captioned performances during its 2019-2020 season.

Open caption will be available on the following dates at the 8 PM performance:

On the Grounds of Belonging Friday, October 25, 2019

Pride and PrejudiceFriday, December 13, 2019

I Am My Own WifeFriday, February 21, 2020

Support for the following open caption dates provided by The Carol L. Sirot Foundation

The Chinese Lady Friday, April 3, 2020

The Great Leap Friday, May 22, 2020

$29 seats available for open caption performances

If you have any questions or concerns, please email LWT box office managers, Kristin Flores or Carolyn Stockage

*You must create an account or log-in, and add the code for the open caption seats to be unlocked and for the discount to show in your cart. Discount only valid for 4/3/20, 5/22/20 performance. Limit 4 tickets per customer.

TDF sustains live theatre and dance by engaging and cultivating a broad and diverse audience and eliminating barriers to attendance.
Partial support for open captioning provided by TDF.

SHOW TIMES

WHAT TIME DO PERFORMANCES START?
Performances start promptly at the times listed. Please plan to arrive at least 15 minutes early. Late seating is not always available.Start times for special events may vary. Check with the box office.
Tuesdays: 7 PM
Wednesdays (except opening nights): 2 PM & 7 PM
Thursdays & Fridays: 8 PM
Saturdays: 3 PM & 8 PM
Sundays: 2 PM & 7 PM
Opening nights: 7:30 PM

TICKET DISCOUNTS

DO YOU OFFER RUSH TICKETS?*
We proudly offer $10 rush tickets in person at our Box Office on the day of the first preview performance of all regular season shows presented in our Claire Tow Stage in the C. Newton Schenck III Theatre. For more information visit First Preview Rush

DO YOU HAVE STUDENT TICKETS?*
Students can purchase tickets in Sections A, B, F and G in the Claire Tow Stage and Sections 1 and 3 in Stage II for $22 at any time with a valid student ID. Student Rush tickets are also available. Students can purchase $17 dollar tickets 30 minutes prior to the start of a show. Student ID must be shown at time of purchase and limit of 1 ticket per ID. Student Group discounts are available through our Education Dept.

DO YOU HAVE GROUP TICKET RATES?*
Groups rates start at 8 or more people. For further information visit Group Sales.

DO YOU OFFER A MILITARY DISCOUNT?*
We have a long-standing commitment to the military personnel in our community and we welcome you to our theatre. Long Wharf Theatre offers 20% off tickets( as well as classes and summer camps through our Education Dept.) to military personnel and their immediate families. For more information on how to obtain the discount please visit Blue Star Theatre

USHERING

CAN I VOLUNTEER TO USHER? 
Volunteer ushers assist patrons during all performances in the Claire Tow Stage in the C. Newton Schenck III Theatre and Stage II. To volunteer, email cheyenne.barboza@longwharf.org.

TICKET DONATIONS

DOES LONG WHARF DONATE TICKETS? 
We donate thousands of dollars worth of tickets each year to qualifying causes and not-for-profit organizations. Our priority is to support the efforts of arts and community organizations in the greater New Haven area. For further information visit Ticket Donations

PLAYBILL ADVERTISING

CAN I ADVERTISE IN YOUR PLAYBILLS?

Long Wharf Theatre welcomes the support of community groups and local businesses that advertise in the our playbills. For more information visit Playbill Advertising

*Please mention all discounts at time of purchase. Discounts cannot be applied retroactively. Discounts may not be valid on special events.