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King Lear Tickets & Information

Cort Theatre

138 West 48th Street

Between 7th and 6th Avenues

New York NY 10036 View on map

Access Information

Access Information:

Theatre is not completely wheelchair accessible. There are no steps into the theatre.

Shubert Audience Services
The Cort Theatre provides at least 10 infrared assistive listening devices for every performance at the theatre. Beginning 4 weeks after a show’s official opening night performance, at least 10 audio description devices are available for every performance at the theatre. In addition, there is unlimited access to downloadable audio description software for personal mobile devices, available beginning 4 weeks after a show’s official opening night performance, which provides an automated detailed account of the visual of the production, free of charge, for blind or partially sighted patrons. The theatre also offers hand-held devices and software that provide captioning for deaf or hard of hearing patrons, available beginning 4 weeks after a show’s official opening night performance. Additional devices can be available with at least 24 hours’ notice by contacting Shubert Audience Services at 212-944-3700 or There is also a representative at the Shubert Audience Services kiosk at every performance to assist any patron with the audio description devices, software, or captioning devices.

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Access Ticket Information:

Performances for People With Hearing Loss:
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Please Note: There will be an Open Captioned Performance of King Lear on Wednesday - June 12 @ 7pm.

Access Ticket Information:
To purchase, call Telecharge Access Services at 866-300-9761 or TDD/TTY 888-889-8587. To order wheelchair-only locations or transfer arm seats click the FIND TICKETS button and use the link for Wheelchair-Only Locations & Transfer Arm Seats.

Accessibility by Seating Section:

Orchestra Location: Seating is accessible to all parts of the Orchestra without steps.

Mezzanine Location: Up 2 flights of stairs. Please note: On the Mezzanine level there are approximately 2 steps down per row. Entrance to Mezzanine is behind Row H.

Balcony Location: Up 3 flights of stairs. Please note: On the Balcony level there are approximately 2 steps down per row. Entrance to Balcony is behind Row F.

Handrails: Available at the end of every stepped seat row in the Mezzanine and Balcony.Cort Theatre Seating Chart with ADA Seats

Wheelchair  | Companion Seat Locations:

Orchestra: N22 | N20, O20 - 22; P104 | P105, O104 - 105; P108 | P107, O107 - 108; P110 | P111, O109 - O112; P4 | P6, O2 - 4; P3 | P5 - 9

Aisle Seat with Folding Armrest | Companion Locations:

Orchestra: O112 } O111; M24 | M22; P24 | P22

Assistive Listening System:

Reservations are not necessary. Drivers license or ID with printed address required as a deposit. Please e-mail or call: (212) 582-7678 to reserve in advance.


None available.

Pay Phone:

In Ticket Lobby (Accessible at 54", with shelf and utility outlet.)


Not wheelchair accessible. Restrooms located down 1 flight of 19 steps.

Accessible restrooms is located off premises at Chipotle Mexican Grill across the street. Additional accessible restrooms are located at the Renaissance Hotel, 714 Seventh Avenue at 48th Street. Assistance is available upon request.

Water Fountain:

Accessible fountain located in the lobby of the Cort.