OSF Sign interpreters

Accessibility

The Oregon Shakespeare Festival is committed to accessibility. We recognize the needs of persons with disabilities and strive to make our facilities and productions accessible to all. OSF offers a variety of accommodations, outlined below.

Mobility


Theatre Accessibility

  • Each theatre is equipped with an accessible entrance
  • The Allen Elizabethan Theatre is outfitted with an elevator for balcony seating
  • The Thomas Theatre is outfitted with an elevator to the theatre level
  • All theatres provide wheelchair seating, wheelchair transfer seating, wheelchair and companion seating, and stair-free seating
  • Accessible Assist restrooms are located in each theatre
  • The Angus Bowmer Theatre and The Thomas Theatre have accessible concessions
  • Each theatre has an accessible drinking fountain

General Information

  • Download a map of OSF and surroundings
  • Accessible parking is available at the parking garage on the lower level behind the Thomas Theatre
  • Drop-off point located by the lower level of the parking garage
  • The buildings in which lectures, concerts and other diversions take place are accessible
  • Our backstage tour is a walking tour which includes six flights of stairs. However, an accessible stair-free backstage tour is available with at least three days' notice.

The Box Office staff is happy to assist you in selecting seating that best meets your individual needs; please see the contact information at the bottom of this page. The friendly House Staff is available for patrons needing accommodations.

 



Blind and Visually Impaired Accommodations

  • Complimentary audio description with two weeks advance notice
  • Complimentary large print and braille playbills
  • Service animals welcome

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Deaf and Hard of Hearing Accommodations

  • Assistive listening devices
  • OTRS
  • Nine scheduled sign interpreted performances
  • Twenty-six scheduled open-captioned performances

 


 

 
Sign Interpreted Performances 

  • The Cocoanuts  April 25, 8:00 p.m.
  • The Sign in Sidney Brustein's Window  April 26, 1:30 p.m.
  • The Comedy of Errors  April 27, 1:30 p.m.

  • Into The Woods  July 17, 8:00 p.m.
  • The Two Gentlemen of Verona  July 18, 8:00 p.m.
  • Richard III  July 19,  8:00 p.m.
     
  • A Wrinkle in Time  October 2, 8:00 p.m.
  • The Tempest  October 3, 8:00 p.m.
  • Water by the Spoonful  October 4, 1:30 p.m.

*To assure best possible seating, we strongly recommend that sign-interpreted tickets be purchased directly through either the Access Coordinator or the Box Office. Please call the Box Office at 800-219-8161 or 541-482-4331, OTRS 711, or email to boxoffice@osfashland.org. Please mention you need seats in the sign interpreted sections.

 


Open-captioned Performances

  • The Sign in Sidney Brustein's Window  March 28, 8:00 p.m.
  • The Tempest  March 29, 1:30 p.m.
  • The Cocoanuts  March 30, 1:30 p.m.
  • The Sign in Sidney Brustein's Window  May 7, 8:00 p.m.
  • The Comedy of Errors  May 8, 8:00 p.m.
  • The Tempest  May 9, 8:00 p.m.
  • Water by the Spoonful  May 10, 1:30 p.m.
  • The Sign in Sidney Brustein's Window  June 27, 8:00 p.m.
  • The Two Gentlemen of Verona  June 28, 8:00 p.m.
  • A Wrinkle in Time  June 29, 1:30 p.m.
  • A Wrinkle in Time  August 15, 1:30 p.m.
  • Richard III  August 15, 8:00 p.m.
  • Family Album August 16, 1:30 p.m.
  • Into The Woods  August 16, 8:00 p.m. 
  • The Two Gentlemen of Verona  August 17, 8:00 p.m.
  • The Two Gentlemen of Verona  September 18, 8:00 p.m.
  • Richard III  September 19, 8:00 p.m.
  • The Comedy of Errors  September 20, 1:30 p.m.
  • Into the Woods September 20, 8:00 p.m. 
  • The Great Society  September 21, 1:00 p.m.

  • The Tempest October 23, 8:00 p.m.
  • The Great Society  October 24, 1:00 p.m.
  • A Wrinkle In Time  October 25, 1:30 p.m.
  • Water by the Spoonful  October 25, 8:00 p.m.
  • The Cocoanuts  October 26, 1:30 p.m.

 

*To assure best possible seating, it is strongly recommended that open-captioned tickets be purchased directly through either the Access Coordinator or the Box Office. Please call the Box Office at 800-219-8161 or 541-482-4331, OTRS 711, or email to boxoffice@osfashland.org. Please mention you need seats in the open-captioned section. 

 


Box Office Contact Information

800-219-8161 or 541-482-4331, OTRS 711, ask for the OSF Box Office at 541-482-4331 or email to boxoffice@osfashland.org.

 


Group Sales Contact Information

Student or organizational groups call Group Sales, 866-545-6337 or 541-488-5406 or email to groupsales@osfashland.org.