Facilities for Blind & Visually Impaired People

Audio Described Performances

Live commentary by trained describers, interspersed with the actors' dialogue, is relayed by a discreet headset. Please let us know if you require this service at point of booking.


Acosta Danza: Evolution  
Wed 18 Mar, 7.30pm
International ballet superstar Carlos Acosta and his critically acclaimed Cuban company Acosta Danza perform a programme of new and existing works

Live Narration

The Snowman & Paddington Bear’s First Concert
Sun 15 Dec, 2.30pm
The perfect musical double bill for all the family for the exciting run up to Christmas! Hear all about the famous bear arriving into Paddington railway station, followed by the classic animated film of The Snowman

Touch Tours

For blind or visually impaired patrons, touch tours offer tactile introductions to the set, costumes, props, instruments - and even some of the actors or musicians - before or after a show. They may also be useful for people with autism spectrum condition to help familiarise themselves with the show ahead of the performance.Tickets are free but must be booked in advance.

To book an accompanying Touch Tour alongside your ticket purchase please call our ticket office on 01273 709709 or email tickets@brightondome.org


Worbey & Farrell 'Rhapsody'
Sun 1 Mar, 12.30pm
The ingenuity of these amazing musicians makes you laugh one moment and takes your breath away the next.  This concert features their own astonishing arrangements of the world’s greatest music.

Acosta Danza: Evolution
Wed 18 Mar, 6pm
International ballet superstar Carlos Acosta and his critically acclaimed Cuban company Acosta Danza perform a programme of new and existing works


High Audio Content

These are events with a high audio content. You can also have a look at our full classicalcontemporary musiccomedyspoken word and talks programmes


Access Enquiries

Get in touch to book tickets for these events, please call our ticket office on 01273 709709 or email tickets@brightondome.org


If you have a specific access enquiry please feel free to get in touch, you can call us on 01273 261541/525 or email access@brightonfestival.org