accessibility

The Orlando Fringe was founded on the mandate of being 100% accessible

accessibility

The Orlando Fringe was founded on the mandate of 100% accessibility

if you are at fringe and require assistance, please call our office at

Orlando Fringe is committed to being 100% accessible to people of all abilities and backgrounds. 

Below you can find information on what might be a good fit for any unique needs you may have. 

At the time of your ticket purchase, please inform the Box Office of any accessibility needs or accommodations requested.

If you have any questions, need assistance or an accommodation not listed, please email [email protected].

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the 30th annual orlando international fringe theatre festival

2021 Accessibility and Inclusion Title Sponsor:

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With additional support in Loving Memory of Marcy Singhaus and Sam Singhaus

festival accessibility

Physical Accessibility  

 

All Fringe-managed venues are fully wheelchair accessible, although some shows are site-specific in locations chosen and arranged by the individual performer and wheelchair access may be limited in those venues. Please take a look at the information below for further details.

Priority Seating

If you require priority seating to view any performance, please let our volunteer venue captain know when you arrive. Please plan to arrive at least 15 minutes before showtime, and you will be granted priority access to the venue.

Service Animals

Service animals are welcome in all areas of our venues that are open to the public. Please plan to arrive at the venue at least 30 minutes before the showtime and check-in with the volunteer venue captain to be granted priority access to the venue.

fringe festival venues

The Fringe Lawn

Loch Haven Park

777 E Princeton Street, Orlando, FL 32803
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All entrances to the lawn are accessible by a sidewalk.

Any food truck or beer tent access can be reached from the sidewalk.

There will be accessible tent seating, and also some accessible Party Pods.

If you need any additional assistance while navigating the lawn please do not hesitate to ask a staff member or volunteer. 

Blue, Orange, Pink, Red, and Yellow Venues

The Lowndes Shakespeare Center

812 E Rollins St, Orlando, FL 32803
orlandoshakes.org

Please plan to arrive at the venue at least 30 minutes before the show time and you will be granted priority access to the venue.


PARKING
:
There are rows of handicapped parking in front of the entrance to the Shakespeare building.

 

OUTSIDE ENTRANCE:
The parking lot is made of cobblestone and the ground is uneven. You’ll step onto the sidewalk, or there is a dip for wheelchairs and can go up the main entrance, or there is a smaller ramp with handrails on the right-hand side. The entrance is somewhat steep. There are automatic doors that have a button on the right-hand side by the guardrail to open the doors.

 

INSIDE ENTRANCE:
Carpeted Floor through most of the building. The building is one story, with the exception of Red Venue where the entrance is outside. 

Carpeted Ramp from Upper Lobby to Lower Lobby where the Box Office is located. When you enter the building, make a right and stay straight and you will reach a ramp.

 

RESTROOMS:
Two restrooms, one in the upper lobby (make a right at the entrance, and they are on the right) and one in the lower lobby.

PINK VENUE:

The venue entrance is through the main entrance of the building, immediately on your left.

There is Raked Seating on carpet, and the stage is about 5 inches off of the ground.

Chairs can be removed to accommodate guests traveling in wheelchairs.

RED VENUE:

The venue entrance is straight through the main entrance of the Lowndes Shakespeare Center until you go through a second set of doors into the Courtyard. The floors will be carpeted. Once you go back outside the ground is similar to that of cobblestone, and can be uneven.

There are stairs or a ramp that will lead you to the main level. On the right-hand side, you will see a walkway to the Red Venue entrance. The ground is cemented and slightly uneven.

The venue entrance can be reached by stairs or elevator. Please let the volunteer know you will need the elevator as soon as you arrive at the venue.

The venue has slightly raked seating on hard flooring, and the stage is level with the first row of seating.

Chairs can be removed to accommodate guests traveling in wheelchairs.

YELLOW VENUE:

The venue entrance is through the main entrance of the building, turn right, on your left. 

The venue has slightly raked seating on carpet, and there are spaces allotted to accommodate guests traveling in wheelchairs.

ORANGE VENUE:

The stage is set up in a thrust setting, which means there are three sides of the stage that have audience seating.

The seating is raked seating 

There are designated spaces for patrons traveling in wheelchairs and their parties.

BLUE VENUE:

The venue entrance is through the main entrance, turn right. Go down the ramp on the right side, and keep walking straight until you pass the restrooms on the right, and the entrance is next on the right. 

The venue floor is linoleum 

The stage is set up in a thrust setting, which means there are three sides of the stage that have audience seating.

Seats can be removed to accommodate wheelchairs.

Purple, Red, and Teal Venues

Harriett’s Orlando Ballet Centre

600 N Lake Formosa Dr, Orlando, FL 32803
orlandoballet.org

Please plan to arrive at the venue at least 30 minutes before the show time and you will be granted priority access to the venue.

Gold Venue

The Orlando Museum of Art

2416 N Mills Ave, Orlando, FL 32803
omart.org

Please plan to arrive at the venue at least 30 minutes before the show time and you will be granted priority access to the venue.

PARKING:
There are rows of handicapped parking close to the entrance to the Orlando Museum of Art.

LOBBY FLOOR:
The floor is slick and can be slippery when wet. 

The building is one floor, and there are restrooms available to the right past the information desk.

GOLD VENUE:

There is a proscenium stage at the front of the theater, with a slightly downslope audience section.

Seats are not removable, but there are spaces in the back of the theatre for patrons traveling in wheelchairs and their parties.

Silver and Green Venues

The Orlando Repertory Theatre

1001 E Princeton St, Orlando, FL 32803
orlandorep.com

Please plan to arrive at the venue at least 30 minutes before the show time and you will be granted priority access to the venue.

PARKING:
There are rows of handicapped parking close to the entrance to the Orlando Museum of Art 

LOBBY FLOOR:
The Floor is carpeted.

VENUES:
Each venue is in a separate building with it’s own entrance.

SILVER VENUE:

There are stairs and ramp options to access the entrance to Silver Venue.

The stage is a proscenium stage, with raked stadium-style seating.

Chairs cannot be removed for wheelchairs, but there are designated spaces for patrons traveling in wheelchairs and their parties.

GREEN VENUE:

There are no stairs to reach the entrance of Green Venue

The floor is not carpeted at the entrance or in the theatre.

The stage is a thrust stage, and seats can be removed in the front row to accommodate patrons in wheelchairs and their parties.

The Rainbow Venue at The Center

The Center

946 N Mills Ave, Orlando, FL 32803
thecenterorlando.org

Enter through the main entrance and follow the directions to the theatre. Please plan to arrive at the venue at least 30 minutes before the show time and you will be granted priority access to the venue.

The Starlite Lounge

Savoy Orlando

1913 N Orange Ave, Orlando, FL 32804
savoyorlando.com

Enter through the main entrance and follow the directions to the theatre. Please plan to arrive at the venue at least 30 minutes before the show time and you will be granted priority access to the venue.

The Abbey

100 S Eola Dr. Unit 100, Orlando, FL 32801
theabbeyorlando.com

Enter through the main entrance and follow the directions to the theatre. Please plan to arrive at the venue at least 30 minutes before the show time and you will be granted priority access to the venue.

HÄOS on Church

1913 N Orange Ave, Orlando, FL 32804
haosonchurch.com

Enter through the main entrance and follow the directions to the theatre. Please plan to arrive at the venue at least 30 minutes before the show time and you will be granted priority access to the venue.

site-specific locations

Various Artist Chosen Locations

Site-Specific venues are non-traditional locations are chosen by the individual performing artist. Orlando Fringe makes every effort to encourage the artists to choose locations that are accessible for all.

Please check back for 2021 Site-Specific Venue Information.

accessible performance listing

Please note that although the following shows are listed, the descriptions and warnings are provided to Fringe by the individual artist. Orlando Fringe has not verified the claims made by the artists. 

Deaf and Hard of Hearing

Please see below for a list of select performances that will have ASL-Interpretation.  If you plan to attend one of these performances and will need a seat in our ASL accessible seats, please email [email protected].  Please know that seating is on a first-come-first-served basis. We recommend arriving at the venue at least 20 minutes prior to the show. Be sure and let the venue captain know you require ASL seating upon your arrival.
 
If you would like to request ASL-Interpretation for a show not listed, please email [email protected] 3 days prior to the requested performance.  

No performances scheduled at this time. Please check back later.
Ribbon Cutting National/International Teaser: Tuesday May 18th at 7:00 PM

The Day the Sky Fell: Wednesday, May 26th 6:15pm

Seeger: Thursday May 27th at 8:15 PM

The 500 List:Thursday May 27th at 10:30 PM

Nathan Mosher Is Injured: A Show about a Breakup, Breakdown, and a Breakthrough: Friday, May 28th 8:00pm

Oscar Wilde and Jesus Christ walk into a gay bar: Friday, May 28th at 9:30pm

Tonight at Midnight: Friday May 28th at 11:59 PM

Kids Fringe – Drums & Drag: Saturday May 29th at 11:30 AM at Kids Fringe

The Impossible Club: Saturday May 29th at 5:15pm

AWAY, NOW- The World’s Most Desired Destination: Saturday May 29th at 7:30 PM

Kids Fringe – ASL Storytime/Meet an Interpreter: Sunday May 30th at 10:30 AM at Kids Fringe

Mind Eater: Sunday, May 30th 9:45pm
 
Closing Ceremony: Monday May 31st at 9:00 PM

Low and No Vision

The following productions are being presented with Audio Descriptions. Please email  if you plan to attend and will need Audio Descriptions.

No performances scheduled at this time. Please check back later.
Away NOW – The World’s Most Desired Destination: Saturday May 22nd at 2:00 PM
 
Alchemist of Dreams: Saturday May 22nd at 5:00pm
 
The Impossible Club: Sunday May 23rd at 5:15 PM
 
Frogpig: Sunday May 23rd at 8:45 PM

Relaxed Performances

These performances welcome patrons who may benefit from a less restrictive audience environment, including (but not limited to) patrons with sensory processing conditions, Autism, intellectual disability, or those with young children. Relaxed performances have a relaxed attitude to noise and movement, including reducing extreme sound and lighting effects, not going to a total audience blackout.

Please check back for 2021 Relaxed performances.

Smoke or Fog Effects

Please be advised that the following shows have disclosed that they contain smoke or fog effects. Orlando Fringe has not verified the claims made by the artists nor have we verified that shows not listed are without smoke or fog effects.

Please check back for 2021 Performances with Smoke or Fog Effects.

Strobe Lighting Effects

Please be advised that the following shows have disclosed that they contain strobe lighting effects. Orlando Fringe has not verified the claims made by the artists nor have we verified that shows not listed are without strobe lighting effects.

No performances scheduled at this time. Please check back later.
Thrive
 
Nathan Mosher is injured 
 
Note to Follow
 
My First Miracle
 
Frigorific 
 
Slut Like Me
 
Designated Debaters 
 
500 List
 
Alchemist 
 
The Sack