Steppenwolf Theater

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

April 21, 2017

CONTACT:     Denise Schneider/Ramsey Carey

                       312.443.5151 or Press@GoodmanTheatre.org                                             

 

GOODMAN THEATRE OFFERS ITS FIRST EVER SENSORY-FRIENDLY PERFORMANCE DURING THE 40THANNIVERSARY PRODUCTION OF A CHRISTMAS CAROL ON DECEMBER 30 – TICKETS ON SALE TODAY

 ***GOODMAN MARQUEE TO REMAIN BLUE THROUGHOUT APRIL IN RECOGNITION OF AUTISM AWARENESS MONTH*** 

(Chicago, IL) Goodman Theatre is pleased to announce its first sensory-friendly performance as part of the 40th anniversary of A Christmas Carol—Chicago’s “crown jewel of the holiday season” (Daily Herald), directed by Artistic Associate Henry Wishcamper. Offered in partnership with Autism Speaks-Chicago, the performance welcomes families with members who have autism or other social, cognitive and physical challenges that create sensory sensitivities. The sensory-friendly performance will be offered on Saturday, December 30 at 2pm; tickets ($35, with promo code SENSORY) and resource materials, lobby and seating maps for the December 30 performance are now available at GoodmanTheatre.org/SensoryPerformance, by phone at 312.443.3800 or at the box office (170 N. Dearborn). For more information, e-mail Access@GoodmanTheatre.org. Please Note: Individuals who do not have sensory sensitivities or who are not accompanying those who do are encouraged to attend a different performance of A Christmas Carol. 

For more information, visit the Goodman virtually at GoodmanTheatre.org.