Audio Described Performances

Audio Described Performances

Audio description is a form of audio-visual translation that use the natural pauses in dialogue and critical sound elements to provide a live verbal commentary through a personal headset. All of Derby Theatre's in-house productions have audio described peformances, as well as some touring productions. 

Touch Tours

Touch Tours enable you to explore and familiarise yourself with the stage, props and costumes prior to attending a performance. Touch Tours are free and take place 75 minutes before an Audio Described performance starts. Booking in advance through Box Office is essential.

Blood Brothers

Saturday 23 April 2022 - (Touch Tour 1.15pm)


The main artwork for the show Ladies of Letters

Ladies of Letters

Saturday 21 May 2022 - (Touch Tour 1.15pm)


The main artwork for the show - Jekyll and Hyde A silhouette of a man walking through green and black smoke.

Jekyll and Hyde

Wednesday 12 October 2022 - (Touch Tour 1.15pm)

Saturday 22 October 2022 - (Touch Tour 1.15pm)


The main artwork for the show - The Wind in the Willows. The characters are surrounded by a mixture of blue background with snow droplets all around.

The Wind in the Willows

Wednesday 14 December 2022 - (Touch Tour 1.15pm)

Wednesday 21 December 2022 - (Touch Tour 1.15pm)