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Dominion Theatre

Venue Accessibility Profile (last updated: 7 October 2014, 18:58)

Address Details

Name Dominion Theatre
Address 268 - 269 Tottenham Court Road
Borough Camden
Town/City London
Post Code W1T 7AQ
Within the congestion charging zone? Yes
Access summary Quite good access for wheelchair users and mobility impaired people. Loops in auditorium and by the box office, very few facilities for visually impaired people. Front door staff act as dedicated Access hosts and will look after patrons as much or little as required.

Area Map

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Further Details

Type of venue West End Theatre
General information Concessionary tickets for patrons with a disability are available via the theatre box office. To book tickets or discuss access requirements, please call 020 7927 0929 or email access@dominiontheatre.com including your telephone number. The access telephone line is answered between 10am 6pm Monday Friday, and 12pm- 6pm on bank holidays. If the line is busy or you are calling outside these hours, please leave a message and someone will call you back as soon as possible.

Alternatively, access bookings can be made in person at the box office in the theatre foyer.
Accessible meeting room available No

Contact Information

Box Office No. 0845 2007 982
Switchboard/Enquiry Line No 020 7927 0900
Fax 020 7580 0246
Email access@dominiontheatre.com
Website www.dominion.theatre.com

Getting To

Nearest BR station and approximate distance (metres) Charing Cross
1km or over
Nearest tube station and approximate distance (metres) Tottenham Court Road
50m
Bus information 1, 7, 8, 10, 14, 24, 25, 29, 55, 73, 98, 134, 176, 242 and 390.

Parking

On-site parking availability No
Designated disabled bays No
Number of disabled bays
Off site parking? N.C.P. in Museum Street or secure parking on Bloomsbury Square
Best place to drop off passengers Taxi rank outside the venue.
Taxi services
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Main Entrance

Level Access Yes
Door Type Double
Door Opening Outward

More Accessible Alternative Entrance

Level Access Ramped
Ramp Gradient Regulatory
Ramp Type Fixed
Door Type Double
Door Opening Outward
Further Entrance Notes Box has been refurbished, new carpet, ramps, no steps anymore.
Location of alternative entrance Fire exit in Bainbridge Street.

Access Inside

Venue has unavoidable steps Yes
Are the steps highlighted? Yes
Are there any handrails? Two side
Floors served by lift Stalls
Type(s) of lift Stair

Wheelchair Access

Wheelchair accessible screens/areas Foyer and Nederlander Box
Wheelchair inaccessible screens/areas Circle and there nine steps down to the Stalls
Accessibility restrictions A total of six wheelchair users can be catered for in either the stalls or in a large box. The stairlift down to the 3 spaces in the stalls can not take electric wheelchairs. Any wheelchair or scooter user can use the box. Six in stalls + 3 in box.

Wheelchair and Scooter Users

Floor surfaces Carpets

Limited Mobility

Staff will assist Yes

Facilities for Hearing Impaired

Induction loop available Yes
Infra-red system available Yes
Locations of induction loops / infra red systems Infra red in auditorium. Loop at the box office.

Services for Visually Impaired

Information Formats

Braille No
Large print No
Tape No
Guidance No

Guide Dogs

Are guide dogs welcome? Yes
Guide dogs can remain with owner Yes
Restrictions No
Information and restrictions relating to guide dogs 3 dogs can also be looked after by staff on request.

Refreshments

Availability Restaurant:
Bar:
Café:
Refreshments service offered

Toilets and Phones

Adapted toilets Male:
Female:
Unisex: Yes
Location of toilets Lower stalls near to the wheelchair spaces. Box now has own toilet facilities.

Seating, Concessions and Activities

Seating bookable Yes
Available concessions Wheelchair users
Children
Students
Senior citizens

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