"Studies have shown that theatre experiences increase social skills for students with autism.
Our sensory-friendly performance allows everyone to experience ballet in a comfortable, nurturing, and accepting environment!"
- Lees Hummel
Director of Education & Outreach
Roxey Ballet is proud to offer a sensory-friendly performance of the
holiday classic The Nutcracker for children and adults with
physical, cognitive, and emotional disabilities or sensory disorders .
December 9th, 2023
46 N Sugan Rd.
New Hope PA 18938
General seating $30
$5 processing fee will be added in the end of purchase.
Please note that all sales are final and there are no refunds.
If a show is canceled due to inclement weather a credit will be given to future shows.
What makes it "Sensory-Friendly"?
A friendly, supportive environment for families with a loved one with special needs. Adaptations to the performance are slight, including:
lower sound levels
elimination of potentially startling special effects and lighting
house lights on at about 20%
you are free to get up, move around, and leave whenever you need to
a reduced length of performance
allowed use of iPads and other electronics for therapeutic uses
volunteers scattered throughout the theater to assist and direct audience members as needed
quiet areas for taking a break
fidget objects and earplugs available
Story boards, visits before or after public hours, meet-a-seat program are available upon request.
Please call or email us ahead of time to schedule these options.