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Schedule of Local Sensory-friendly Performances in 2018-2019

Here are the sensory-friendly, open-caption and ASL performances for 2018-2019 at theaters and concert halls in Philadelphia, its suburbs, South Jersey and Delaware.

Philadelphia Orchestra's Sound All Around concerts welcome children with sensory sensitivities and their families to relaxed performances.

Philly and the Suburbs


Kimmel Center

Sensory-friendly performances

Dr. Seuss’ How The Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical

Dec. 22 at 11am​

George Balanchine’s The Nutcracker presented by Cigna

Dec. 27 at 12pm

Philadelphia Orchestra

Sensory-friendly performances

Sound All Around

Dec. 1, 2018 at 10 am and 11:15 am

Mar. 2, 2019 at 10 am and 11:15 am

Apr. 6, 2019 at 10 am and 11:15 am

The Animated Orchestra: A Sensory-Friendly Concert

May 11 at 11:30 am

Philly Pops

Sensory-friendly performance

A Philly Pops Christmas: Spectacular Sounds of the Season!

Dec. 5 at 8 pm

People’s Light

Sensory friendly performances

Cinderella: A Musical Panto

Dec. at 2 pm

Nina Simone: Four Women

Mar. 31 at 2 pm

Our Town

Aug. 23 at 7:30 pm

Walnut Street Theatre

Road Dahl’s Matilda the Musical

Dec. 2 at 7 pm, Open Caption (OC) 

Dec. 12 at 8 pm, American Sign Language Performances (ASL)

Ken Ludwig’s A Comedy of Tenors

Feb. 10, 2019 at 7 pm (OC)

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

Apr. 7 at 7 pm (OC)

Legally Blonde the Musical

June 9 at 7 pm (OC)

July 3 at 8pm (ASL)



The Grand

Sensory friendly performances

Rainbow Fish

Dec. 16 at 3pm

Jeff Boyers Big Bubble Bonanza

Dec. 31 at 3pm

Magic Tree House

May 19, 2019 at 3pm


South Jersey


McCarter Theater

The Niceties

Feb. 2, 2019 at 2pm (OC)

Feb. 9, 2019 at 2pm Audio Description (AD) and (ASL)

A Christmas Carol

Dec. 15 at 2pm (AD) (ASL)

Dec. 16 at 1pm (OC)

Mar. 23, 2019 at 2pm 

Open Captioning (OC)

Mar. 30, 2019 at 2pm (AD) (ASL)


May 25, 2019 at 2pm

Open Captioning (OC)

June 1, 2019 at 2pm (AD) (ASL)


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