The Royal Shakespeare Company

Wendy & Peter Pan

Ella Hickson

Adapted from the novel by JM Barrie

Find out about accessible performances for this play, including audio described and captioned dates

Relaxed Performance 

Thursday 28 January 2016, 1.15pm

This performance is aimed at schools and families with children with an Autistic Spectrum Condition, sensory and communication disorders, a learning disability or for anyone who would benefit from a more relaxed environment.

Performances are adapted with a more relaxed attitude to noise, moving round the auditorium, reduced special effects and house lights kept on low in order to reduce anxiety and ensure a safe, enjoyable theatre visit.

If you've booked for this relaxed performance of Wendy & Peter Pan you will be sent a visual story before attending the performance and there will be a designated 'chill-out' area for use while the show is on.

Tickets £5 children, £10 adults. To book call the RSC Ticket Hotline on 01789 403493

Captioned performances

Captioning converts the spoken word into text, which is displayed on an LED screen next to the stage. This enables you to read the dialogue as the actors speak the words.

Captioned performances dates for Wendy & Peter Pan 

Wednesday 16 December, 7.15pm
Friday 29 January 2016, 7.15pm

Semi-integrated British Sign Language interpreted performance

Wednesday 20 January 2016, 7.15pm
This performance will be followed by an interpreted post-show talk back

Audio Described performances 

These performances include a live commentary giving details of all the visual aspects of a production. The commentary is interspersed with the actors' dialogue. Before the play begins you can hear an introduction to the production which gives details of the set, costumes and characters. The commentary is delivered via radio headsets, available from the cloakroom desk in the theatre foyer. A Touch Tour offers the opportunity to get close to the set, costumes and props used in the play. Please book your place on a Touch Tour at the same time as booking your tickets for Audio Described performances.

You can also get the introductory notes on CD sent to your home to listen to before you come to the theatre. Please ask for this service when you book your tickets or email access@rsc.org.uk

Audio Described performance dates for Wendy & Peter Pan

Sunday 10 January 2016, 2pm (Touch Tour 12noon - 12.45pm)
Saturday 30 January 2016, 1.15pm (Touch Tour 11am - 11.45am)

Audio introductions for Wendy & Peter Pan

The audio introduction for the play will also be available to listen to in mp3 format or read as text. We will publish these files here when they are available.

Find out about other services for patrons with access needs including:

  • Reduced ticket prices 
  • Reserved front row seating 
  • Parking 
  • Touch Tours 
  • Bringing assistance dogs to the theatre 
  • Enhanced stage sound 
  • Induction loops