The Academy of Music and Perelman Theater have wheelchair and power-chair or scooter accessible locations where patrons can remain in their wheelchairs or transfer to theater seats. Patrons who cannot or do not wish to transfer from their seat to a theater seat should request Wheelchair-Accessible seating locations when ordering tickets. Wheelchair-accessible seats may be purchased online or by calling 215.893.1999 or 215.875.7633 TTY for location and availability. A limited number of seating locations near the stage have been reserved for the exclusive use of patrons with low vision or blindness. Please call 215.893.1999 or 215.875.7633 TTY for location and availability.
PERSONAL CARE ATTENDANTS (PCA)
For any guest with disabilities who requires a paid Personal Care Attendant (PCA), we will provide a PCA-Pass at no cost with a paid admission. Any guest with disabilities who requires a PCA and wishes to purchase advance tickets should contact 215.893.1999 or 215.875.7633 TTY to request a PCA-Pass with the ticket.
ASSISTIVE LISTENING DEVICES
Assistive listening devices are available for the Academy of Music and Perelman Theater on a first come, first served basis. Please inquire with House Management upon your arrival.
For more information on Philadelphia Ballet’s sensory-friendly performances, click here.
Trained Service Animals are welcome in the Academy of Music and Perelman Theater. Typically, the space under each seat will accommodate a service animal during a performance. Please call 215.893.1999 or 215.875.7633 TTY for further information regarding service animals in our venues.
Wheelchair-accessible restrooms are available on all levels of the Kimmel Center, accessible to guests of Perelman Theater, as well as all ancillary spaces. Wheelchair-accessible restrooms are available on the Canteen level of the Academy of Music. An elevator is available to access the Canteen level.
The Kimmel Center is wheelchair-accessible from both its east (Broad Street) and north (Spruce Street) entrances. Entrances are at sidewalk level (no steps). Ramps and/or level floors enter every level of Perelman Theater. A curb cut on the corner of Broad Street and Spruce Street allows for access from the sidewalk.
The Academy of Music has a wheelchair-accessible entrance on the south side of the building, which allows for direct entry to the main lobby. A curb cut at the corner of Broad Street and Locust Street allows for access to the sidewalk leading to the accessible ramp on the south side of the building.