Wheelchair access to the Lincoln Center Theater box office, serving the Vivian Beaumont, Mitzi E. Newhouse and Claire Tow Theaters, is available from the street-level entrance on 65th Street. Enter through the glass doors in front of the large curved mural, and use the wheelchair lift on the left. The doorbell next to the lift will call a security guard to assist if necessary. The Beaumont lobby and orchestra level is accessible by a ramp located to the right of the box office.
Wheelchair access to the Beaumont and Newhouse Theaters is available from the street-level entrance via a manned elevator located to the right of the large mural.
Wheelchair access to the Claire Tow Theater is available via two elevators located inside the Beaumont lobby, at the Lincoln Center plaza level. The lobby and box office open one hour prior to curtain. At all other times, please visit the main LCT box office for ticket sales and will-call pick-up.
Access Ticket Information
There are 3 ways to purchase tickets:
1. Call Telecharge Access Services at (212) 239-6222 or outside the NY metro area: (800) 872-8997; TDD/TTY: (212) 239-2820 or (888) 889-8587.
2. Buy online at Telecharge.com. Specifically, to order wheelchair or transfer arm locations select the "Find Tickets" button and click the "Wheelchair & Transfer Arm Seating" link.
3. In person at the box office.
Accessibility by Seating Section
Please specify when visiting the box office or calling Telecharge if you require a Wheelchair Location or if you will transfer from a wheelchair to a theater seat.
Vivian Beaumont Orchestra:
Orchestra level is accessible via the elevator described above. Entrance is behind Row O which is the only row accessible to people using wheelchairs. There are approximately 1-2 steps down per row to all other rows, except Row P, which is 1 step up.
Vivian Beaumont Mezzanine:
Called Loge at this theater. Due to structural limitations, this location is not accessible. Located up 2 flights of stairs, 30 steps. Entrance is behind Row E and there are approximately 1-2 steps down per row to reach all other Loge seats.
Mitzi E. Newhouse Orchestra:
Orchestra level is accessible via the elevator described above. Entrance is behind Row H which is the only row accessible to people using wheelchairs. There are approximately 1-2 steps down per row to reach all other seats.
Claire Tow Orchestra:
Orchestra level is accessible via the two elevators described above. Entrance is at Row A which is the only row accessible to people using wheelchairs. There are two steps up per row to reach all other seats.
Performances for People With Hearing Loss:
The TDF TAP Open Captioned performance of Lerner & Loewe's My Fair Lady will be on Saturday, June 23 at 2:00pm.
For tickets and more information: www.tdf.org/tap.
For information on TDF's TAP program, please call: (212) 912-9770 or visit www.tdf.org/tap.
Handheld closed captioning devices are available in the Vivian Beaumont Theater three weeks after a show's opening performance.
Assistive Listening System
Vivian Beaumont Theater and Mitzi E. Newhouse Theater
The Beaumont and the Newhouse are now equipped with Induction Hearing Loops for state-of-the-art assistive listening. If your hearing aid has a T-coil, please toggle to that setting to receive audio signal directly without any headphones or other equipment needed. Our thanks to Shari and Ken Eberts for funding the installation of the Induction Loop in the Beaumont and the Newhouse. If your hearing aid does not have a T-coil, headphones are also available. If using headphones, please be sure to turn down the volume on your hearing aids to avoid feedback. Headphones are available from the concessions bars in the lobbies. Driver's license or ID with printed address required.
Claire Tow Theater
Headphones and loops are available in the Claire Tow Theater. If using headphones, please be sure to turn down the volume on your hearing aids to avoid feedback. Headphones and loops are available from the concessions bar in the lobby. Driver's license or ID with printed address required.
See "Access Information" above.
Wheelchair accessible restrooms are located on the lobby levels of the Vivian Beaumont, Mitzi E. Newhouse and Claire Tow Theaters.