What's On

For useful links to other providers of audio description around the country visit the Audio Description Links page. And to find out about what is on offer at Museums, Galleries, and Heritage Sites where we have worked in partnership to provide greater access for blind and partially sighted people do visit the Museums, Galleries and Heritage Sites page.

Date: Fri 4th Sep 2015 Time: 2pm

Come and explore what's flowering.  Following VocalEyes Live Audio Description Training the University of Cambridge Museums Group is pleased to announce a new series of programmes for blind and partially sighted adults. These include audio described tours, handling sessions and touch tours.

  • Ticket Price: Free (booking essential)
  • Touch Tour Time: 2pm
  • Ticket Office Number: 01223 331 875
THE SOUND OF MUSIC
Date: Sat 5th Sep 2015 Time: 2.30pm

This wonderfully lavish new staging of The Sound of Music tells the true story of the world-famous singing family, from their romantic beginnings and search for happiness, to their thrilling escape to freedom as their beloved Austria becomes part of the start of WWII.

  • Ticket Price: From 14
  • Touch Tour Time: n/a
  • Ticket Office Number: 08448 11 21 21
Billy Elliot Publicity Image 2015
Date: Sat 5th Sep 2015 Time: 2.30pm

With unforgettable music by Elton John, sensational dance and a powerful storyline. This musical is an astonishing theatrical experience that will stay with you forever.
 

  • Ticket Price: 29.50
  • Touch Tour Time: 12noon
  • Ticket Office Number: 020 7834 1170
BAKKHAI  Publicity Image
Date: Sat 5th Sep 2015 Time: 3pm

Ben Whishaw makes his Almeida debut as Dionysos in Euripides’ hedonistic, visceral story of revenge, directed by James Macdonald.
 

  • Ticket Price: 19 (Reduced from 38)
  • Touch Tour Time: 1.15pm
  • Ticket Office Number: 020 7288 4999(access)
THE 39 STEPS
Date: Wed 9th Sep 2015 Time: 2pm

Based on the classic Hitchcock thriller and fresh from the West End, follow the incredible adventures of our handsome hero Richard Hannay – complete with pencil moustache on his stiff upper lip.

  • Ticket Price: 13.50 - 21
  • Touch Tour Time: 1pm (by request only)
  • Ticket Office Number: 01768 774 411