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Accessibility

Assistive Listening Devices (Film Only)

Assistive listening devices are available at the box office upon request. Your driver’s license will be held as security.

Elevator

The elevator provides access to the second floor business office and the third floor Screening Room. Sorry, at this time there is no access to the balcony via the elevator.

Parking

Street Parking

Please visit our Directions and Dining page for street parking information. Street parking is first come, first served. There are no ADA designated street parking spaces near the theatre.

Parking Lots

Prospect Street Lot – Metered Hours 8am – 10pm – Accessible parking spots 68 and 69

Mill Street Lot – Metered Hours 8am – 10pm – Accessible parking spots 71, 72, 77, and 78

Personal Care Attendants

Visitors with severe disabilities may be accompanied by paid Personal Care Attendants (PCA) at no additional cost during their visit to the Colonial Theatre. This applies to all ticketed events that the visitor is attending. This also applies to individual, membership, complimentary and group sales tickets.

Visitors with PCAs who wish to purchase advance tickets for concerts or movies should contact 610.917.1228 to request complimentary companion tickets for a paid PCA. These tickets must be picked up in person by the visitor and the paid PCA at the Box Office.

It is advised that visitors call 610.917.1228 for tickets for reserved seating events early to insure that a seat is available next the handicap wheelchair space at the theatre.

Restroom Facilities

An accessible restroom is available on the first floor.

Seating

Handicapped accessible seating is available on the main floor.

Wheelchair Spaces: V3, V5, V11, V13; L21, L22.

Transfer seats (one arm of the seat flips up): D2, G1 and T23.

Patrons may request to have their wheelchair or walker stored during the performance. A staff member will return your wheelchair or walker to you at the end of the performance.

Should you require any accommodation that will help make your visit more comfortable, please contact the Box Office at least a week in advance so that we can make the proper arrangements. When you arrive at the theatre, please notify the House Manager and he will be happy to assist you. Please note: balcony seating is not accessible for patrons using wheelchairs, or those with limited mobility in in the Colonial Theatre, which was built in 1903. There are future renovation plans in the works in which access to the balcony will be addressed.

Service Animals

Patrons with service animals are welcome at the Colonial.

Wheelchairs

The theater provides barrier-free access for patrons using wheelchairs or walkers. On-grade entrances, railings, and ADA compliant doorways allow people easy access. Please inform the staff if you will need assistance during intermission.