Important: This business is temporarily closed until September 30, 2020.

Bard on the Beach Shakespeare Festival

Theatre & Performing Arts, Accessibility

Things To Do, Arts & Heritage, Theatre & Performing ArtsVancouver, Vancouver & Area, Vancouver, Coast & Mountains

1695 Whyte Ave Vanier Park, Vancouver, British Columbia, V6J 5C3

Accessibility

This business has self-assessed as having the following accessible attributes. Please contact the business directly for further detail if required.

Mobility

Parking
  • Designated accessible parking near an accessible entrance that is specifically marked
Restroom in Public Area
  • Can be reached without going up or down stairs, has a main entrance and/or stall that is a minimum 815 mm wide and has an outward swing door
Activities & Transportation
  • Key activities are accessible to guests using mobility devices
  • Accessible spaces have clear views of the main activity (i.e. stage, viewing area)
  • Pathways are hard packed surfaces with a maximum slope 5%

Vision

  • Audio description headsets available for presentations, films or movies
  • Staff are available to accompany guest through venue as a guide, and to describe the sights

Hearing

  • Hearing loop technology available

General

Emergency Plan
  • Emergency plan includes staff trained to provide in-person assistance for people with mobility, visual and hearing requirements
High Speed Internet Service
  • Business has high-speed internet service available for video application use
Service Dogs
  • Staff have been trained on guide and service dog policies
  • Business has a dog relief area on site
Additional Information

Our current site is accessible via wheelchair and further improvements are being made on an annual basis.

Learn More

Bard on the Beach is one of Canada’s largest not-for-profit, professional Shakespeare Festivals. Presented in a magnificent setting on the waterfront in Vancouver’s Vanier Park, the Festival offers Shakespeare plays, related dramas, and several special events in two performance tents from June through September. 2020 SEASON CANCELLED: For full details, please visit: https://bardonthebeach.org/2020-season-cancelled/