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Events - Calendar of Audio Described Events

Texas Performing Arts Center Broadway Series
Audio Described Events at BASS Concert Hall

BEAUTIFUL: The Carole King Musical
March 23, 2017, 8:00PM
Beautiful: The Carole King Musical tells the inspiring true story of King’s remarkable rise to stardom, from being part of a hit songwriting team with her husband Gerry Goffin, to her relationship with fellow writers and best friends Cynthia Weil and Barry Mann, to becoming one of the most successful solo acts in popular music history. Along the way, she made more than beautiful music, she wrote the soundtrack to a generation.

April 20, 2017, 8:00PM
April 30, 2017, 1:00PM
Cameron Mackintosh’s spectacular new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s The Phantom of the Opera comes to a city near you as part of a brand new North American Tour. This production, which retains the beloved story and thrilling score, boasts exciting new special effects, scenic and lighting designs, staging and choreography and has been hailed by critics as “bigger and better than ever before.”

June 1, 2017, 8:00PM
Something Rotten! is Broadway’s big, fat hit! (New York Post). Set in 1595, this hilarious smash tells the story of Nick and Nigel Bottom, two brothers who are desperate to write a hit play. When a local soothsayer foretells that the future of theatre involves singing, dancing and acting at the same time, Nick and Nigel set out to write the world’s very first MUSICAL!

For tickets please contact BASS CONCERT HALL TICKET OFFICE
512.477.6060 or 800.982.BEVO.

Georgetown Palace Theatre

Man of LaMancha (AD)
April 15 & 16, 2017

Joseph & the Amazing Technocolor Dream Coat (AD)
May 20 & 21, 2017

Rock Ages (AD)
July 8 & 9, 2017

Always Patsy Cline (AD)
August 19 & 20, 2017

Georgetown Palace Theatre
810 South Austin Avenue
Georgetown, Texas 78626

The Palace Theatre offers Audio Description on the Saturday and Sunday performance of opening weekend for each production. That means that blind and low-vision patrons can book a seat at either 7:30 pm Saturday evening or 2:00 pm Sunday afternoon opening weekends to take advantage of this service. There is no extra cost. Patrons who would like to take advantage of Audio Description should call the box office at 512-869-7469 to reserve a receiver in advance. You must notify Box Office by the end of day on the previous Friday before the opening of the show.

Bass Performance Hall, Ft. Worth

Let It Be (AD)
Saturday, March 25, 2017 at 1:30 pm

Matilda (AD)
Saturday, June 17, 2017 at 1:30 pm

The Bodyguard (AD)
Saturday, August 5, 2017 at 1:30 pm

Beautiful: The Carole King Musical (AD)
Saturday, September 16, 2017 at 1:30 pm

Saturday, October 21, 2017 at 1:30 pm

Irving Berlin's White Christmas (AD)
Saturday, November 18, 2017 at 1:30 pm

Bass Performance Hall
4th and Calhoun Streets
Fort Worth, Texas 76102

For tickets call 877-212-4280 toll-free or PATRON SERVICES call 817-212-4280.

The Hobby Center for the Performing Arts, Houston

5 - An American in Paris/2pm/AD
19 - The King and I/2pm/AD

9 - Dreamgirls/2pm/AD with touch tour
9 - Dreamgirls/7:30pm/ASL and OC
16 - Dreamgirls/2pm/AD
16 - Dreamgirls/7:30pm/OC
26 - How I Became a Pirate/9:30am and 7pm/Sensory Friendly
29 - Finding Neverland/2pm/OC
30 - Finding Neverland/2pm/AD

21 - Fun Home/2pm/AD and ASL
21 - Fun Home/7:30pm/OC
28 - Fun Home/1pm/AD
28 - Fun Home/6pm/OC

10 - Something Rotten/2pm/OC
11 - Something Rotten/2pm/AD

8 - Lion King/2pm/OC
9 - Lion King/1pm/AD and ASL
16 - Lion King/1pm/AD with touch tour
21 - Lion King/8pm/OC

19 - The Bodyguard/2pm/OC
20 - The Bodyguard/2pm/AD

Hobby Center for the Performing Arts
800 Bagby St., Ste 300
Houston, TX 77002

Accessibility questions, please contact the Audience Services Manager, Judi Stallings or call 713.315.2412.

Audio Described Movies

The following theaters provide pre-recorded audio described movies. Call or visit their websites for movie listings and show times.

Regal Gateway Stadium 16
9700 Stonelake Boulevard
Austin, Texas 78759
Call 512-416-5700 to confirm movies and show times or
Visit Regal Cinema.

Regal Metropolitan Stadium 14
901 Little Texas Lane
Austin, TX 78745
(512) 447-0110
Visit Regal Cinema.

AMC Barton Creek 14
2901 Capital Of Texas Highway
Austin, Texas 78746
A listing of described Movies at the AMC Barton Creek 14 can be found at:
Visit AMC.

Texas: The Big Picture
IMAX Theatre
Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum
1800 North Congress Avenue
Call 512-936-4649 for show times.
Using Rear Window® Captioning and DVS Theatrical® equipment.
Visit the IMAX Theatre at the Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum.

Cinemark Theatres
All Cinemark Theatres have Closed Captioning and Narrative Description
Visit Cinemark.

Is there an event you want to attend that is not listed here? Make a request!

If no reservations are made four business days before the event, the audio description will be cancelled.

Please contact Lynn Johnson for more information or to reserve a headset for any audio described event.

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