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Accessible Options

The Hylton Performing Arts Center is dedicated to providing an enjoyable experience by making our performances and facilities accessible to all.

Request Accessibility Accommodations

Request accessibility accommodations by emailing the ticket office or by calling 703-993-7700.
Ticket Office Hours: Tuesday-Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

TTD Service: Please call us through the Virginia Relay service at 800-828-1140

Accessible Symbols

Below is a list of accessibility services that the Hylton Center provides for patrons. For additional information or if you have questions, need assistance, or an accommodation not mentioned below, please contact the Hylton Center ticket office by emailing hylton@gmu.edu ​or call 703-993-7700. TTD Service: Please call us through the Virginia Relay service at 800-828-1140

Performance Accessibility

Services for patrons who are blind or have low vision

  • Large print programs for all Hylton Presents performances
  • Audio-described performances (by request, we appreciate 2 weeks notice). Please email hylton@gmu.edu ​or call 703-993-7700.

Services for patrons who are deaf or hard of hearing

  • Assistive Listening Devices: FM, 72 mhz with headphones or loop. Patrons are welcome to bring their own headphones, which must have an auxiliary input to use with the devices.
  • Sign Language interpretation (by request; We appreciate 2 weeks notice.) Please email hylton@gmu.edu ​or call 703-993-7700.
  • Captioned performances (by request; We appreciate 2 weeks notice.) Please email hylton@gmu.edu ​or call 703-993-7700.

Services for patrons who have mobility disabilities

  • Courtesy wheelchairs (limited availability)
  • Parking
  • Patron Drop off: Patrons may drop off and pick up in front of the Hylton Performing Arts Center. A courtesy wheelchair is available to transport patrons from the drop off zone to their seats and back.
  • Accessible entrances
  • Accessible seating (Please contact the ticket office at 703-993-7700.)
  • Accessible restrooms

Accessibility for Digital Content

To make an accessibility accommodation request for any of the services listed below, please email hylton@gmu.edu. These services can be requested before or after the release date of the content. We appreciate two weeks advanced notice for any requests. For any questions you may have regarding accessibility for our digital content, please email hylton@gmu.edu ​or call 703-993-7700.

Services for patrons who are blind or have low vision

  • Captioning: Our digital content is provided with captions. To enable automated closed captioning when viewing our videos on Facebook, please click the gear icon for “Settings” in the bottom right of the video pane and toggle the Captions button to “ON”. To access automated closed captioning when viewing our videos on YouTube, please click the “CC” button in the bottom right of the video pane. For any questions about captioning, please email hylton@gmu.edu ​or call 703-993-7700.
  • American Sign Language Interpretation (by request; We appreciate 2 weeks notice.) Please email hylton@gmu.edu ​or call 703-993-7700.

Services for patrons who are blind or have low vision

  • Audio Description (by request; We appreciate 2 weeks notice.) Please email hylton@gmu.edu ​or call 703-993-7700.
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