Accessibilities

Accessibilities

Accessibilities for people with physical impairment

Seats:
  • Sala Gran: we have 8 places reserved for people with reduced mobility and 42 subject to availability.
  • Sala Petita: we have 4 places reserved for people with reduced mobility and 16 subject to availability.
  • Sala Tallers: we have 4 places reserved for people with reduced mobility and 14 subject to availability.
To obtain these places and to ensure that TNC staff can provide the right assistance for your needs, please call 933 065 720 (ticket sales without commission).

Free car park
2 places reserved for people with reduced mobility in Padilla street.

Car park
5 places reserved for people with reduced mobility at the car park B:SM Els Encants (Castillejos, 158).
5 places reserved for people with reduced mobility at the car park B:SM Pl. de les Arts (Padilla, 148 and Padilla, 157). Direct access to the Theatre.

Toilets:
In the Sala Gran and in the foyers of the Sala Petita and the Sala Tallers there are adapted toilets.

Sala Tallers cafeteria:
To make the service more accessible, the bar in the cafeteria in the Sala Tallers foyer is adapted.

Box office:
We have adapted box offices in the Sala Gran and Sala Tallers foyers.

Dressing rooms:
There are adapted dressing rooms for actors with reduced mobility at the Sala Tallers and Sala Gran (with the support of Comsa Corporación).

Entrances:
Sala Gran and Sala Petita: Entrance to these two auditoria for wheelchair users is via Sala Petita.
Sala Tallers: Entrance to these two auditoria for wheelchair users is via Padilla street at the junction with carrer de Ribes, which has a stair lift. Ask the staff when you come to the performance.

Accessibilities for people with hearing impairment

Magnetic induction ring or magnetic loop
The TNC has set up a magnetic induction loop to improve the theatre experience for users with hearing impairment wearing hearing aids or implants equipped with “T” coil (telecoil). The areas offering this service are: the Sala Gran, the areas around the Sala Gran, and the Sala Tallers foyer and box office.

The Sala Gran loop system is distributed in diverse areas that ensure it performs correctly for all seats between rows 4 and 22. However, depending on the play, these areas may change. Check the show page for details. With the support of Fundació DAMM

Accessibilities for people with visual impairment

Website
The Teatre Nacional de Catalunya website is adapted to be interpreted with screen readers. The accessibility level is AA.

Guide dogs
Guide dogs can enter the auditoria. We have water bowls available; ask the auditorium staff when you come to the performance.

Ticket Sale Reductions

Free companion
People with a disability card specifying that they need to be accompanied can request a free ticket for their companion by calling 933065720 or at the TNC box office. The tickets will always be collected at the TNC box office and it will be necessary to show the disability card along with ID.

15% discounts
If you have a disability card you can buy your ticket with 15% discount for all Teatre Nacional de Catalunya shows.

Accessible Performances

Performances with audio-description
La casa de les aranyes, Sala Petita, Saturday 1 February at 7 pm
Justícia, Sala Gran, Saturday 14 March at 7 pm
Monroe Lamarr, Sala Petita, Saturday 6 June at 7 pm
With the support of ONCE

Performances with audio-descripción and subtitles
La Rambla de les Floristes, Sala Gran, Saturday 26 at 7 pm and Sunday 27 October at 6 pm
Mrs. Dalloway, Sala Gran, Saturday 14 at 7 pm and Sunday 15 December at 6 pm
Gazoline, Sala Tallers, Saturday 22 at 7 pm and Sunday 23 February at 6 pm
Les veus interiors, Sala Gran, Saturday 23 at 7 pm and Sunday 24 May at 6 pm
With the support of APTENT - Teatro Accesible
You can ask at the box office or call 933 065 720 about seats with the best visibility for the subtitles.

Performances in Catalan sign language, audio-description, subtitles and magnetic loop
La nena dels pardals, Sala Tallers, 9 November at 5 pm and 10 November at 12 noon
With the support of We Act
You can ask at the box office or call 933 065 720 about seats with the best visibility for the subtitles.

Festival Simbiòtic, counts with accompaniment service, audiodescripction , tactile tour before the show, subtitles, magnetic loop and Sign Catalan Language interpretation
The TNC will work with the group We Act on organising the fourth Festival Simbiòtic, a festival of accessible and inclusive performing arts. Thus, the TNC will programme two inclusive and accessible professional theatre shows as well as training and awareness-raising sessions. With the support of We Act and the support of Coca-Cola.
Órdago a la grande, Sala Tallers, 29 November
Richard III redux OR Sara Beer [is/not] Richard III, Sala Tallers, 30 November and 1 December
Access por people with reduced mobility signposted in the 146th of Padilla street.

Events include:
From the scene to the word: Course on sign language performance specialised in the performing arts
Interpreting theatre: Interpretation course on sign language specialised in the performing arts
Intervened realities: Performing creation workshop on reality in non-conventional spaces
Professional sessions: Good practices for inclusion and accessibility in the performing arts