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Catherine Street, London, WC2B 5LA


Duchess Theatre

2 licensed bars. Drinks may be brought to disabled customers in the auditorium. No steps from the Box Office into the Foyer Bar, through a set of double doors. There is another bar 3 steps down from the Stalls. Moveable seats.

Limited mobility:
F1 and F22 in the Stalls have the most leg room. Staff will also try to find suitable seating on the night.

available for all disabled people and their companions.

Access Description:
One shallow step up from Catherine Street on a slight slope – lower to the right. Box Office through a set of double doors which open outwards (counter to right). 12 steps up to the Dress Circle (3 steep steps between each row). 21 steps down to the Stalls. Staircases have handrails on both sides, and some steps are highlighted.

Sound Amplification:
Infra-red system with 10 headsets. Induction loop at Box Office.

Guide Dogs:
Guide dogs are allowed into the auditorium if you are seated in an aisle seat or a box. Staff will also dog-sit in manager’s office for a maximum of 2 guide dogs per performance.

Disabled Access:
Steps to all parts of the auditorium. Wheelchair users who need to remain in their chairs must be accompanied by 2 escorts as they have to be carried down 21 steps to the Stalls, where there are spaces at N1 and N29. Alternatively, if you are able to transfer from your chair, theatre staff will be able to assist you to any aisle seat in the Dress Circle, which is up 12 steps. Your chair will be stored in a cloakroom by the Stalls. Staff are happy to help. F1 and F22 in the Stalls have the most leg room. Staff will also try to find suitable seating on the night.

Women’s and men’s by Stalls, plus men’s 8 steps up and women’s 17 steps up from the Dress Circle.

Disabled Toilets:
One adapted toilet at Stalls. Door opens inwards.




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