Patrons with Mobility Disabilties

Mobility Access

Mobility Access

The Kentucky Center theaters offer barrier-free access for patrons using wheelchairs, walkers or other mobility devices on all seating and parking levels, as well as ticket counters and personal conveniences. A limited number of courtesy wheelchairs are available for loan. Please reserve them when purchasing your ticket through the box office.

Patrons who wish to transfer to a theater seat must be able to stand and transfer to a theater seat, side to side transfer is not possible in our theaters.

Accessible seating is reserved exclusively for patrons with accessible needs and their companions. We highly recommend guests that need accessible seating contact our ticket office directly; our staff is knowledgeable about our facilities and they will provide the best service for our guests with accessible requirements. 

Staff and volunteers, are not able to assist patrons in transferring to or from a wheelchair, theater seat or vehicle; operate motorized mobility aids such as scooters; or to provide personal attendant services such as assisting patrons in the restroom. Staff and Volunteers are not permitted to accompany patrons into the parking garage.

Seats in Kentucky Center that can be reached without the use of stairs:

Whitney Hall
Orchestra House left rows AA – K, enter from the Street Lobby on Level 1
Orchestra House left row Z, enter from the Main Lobby on Level 2
Grand Tier left and right, Row F, elevator to 4th floor
Balcony Box E left and right, elevator to 5th floor

Bomhard Theater
Row A, enter from the Street Lobby on Level 1
Row Q, elevator to 3rd floor

Martin Experimental Theatre (MeX)
All seats front row floor level, elevator to 4th floor

Brown Theatre
All seats on orchestra level can be reached without the use of stairs.