All areas of the Theatres are accessible to customers with limited mobility. There is level access from the top of Margaret Powell Square, through into the foyer, with level access into the auditorium at both sides of the stalls. Ramped access is provided to backstage areas. The building features wide corridors and doors, and additional toilet facilities for disabled people.
Two front of house lifts provide access to the circle and upper circle, with appropriate seating positions available on all levels. Similarly, a lift backstage provides access to all levels with mobility lifts cited at split-levels between front of house and backstage areas. All lifts are fitted with voice commentary and tactile aids. Front doors to the foyer areas where the box office is located can be operated automatically by push button with tactile aids.
Milton Keynes Theatre is equipped with an infrared sound amplification system. Receiving equipment available from the Theatre Shop which is situated next to the Box Office.
For people wearing a hearing aid, an induction loop necklace is available. Worn around the neck you switch your hearing aid to the “T” setting and the sound is amplified, with volume control.
This device amplifies sound through ear-pieces similar to regular headphones. Suitable for persons without a hearing aid.
A state-of-the-art Sennheiser infra-red listening systems is now available. Please call the box office on 0844 871 7652.
Guide dogs and hearing dogs are welcome - please advise the Box Office and drinking water can be provided for your dog.
There are some British Sign Language Interpreted and Audio Described performances, as well as STAGETEXT® poerformances every season. Please check the show lisitings.