Geva Theatre Center: Fielding Stage Accessibility

Geva Theatre Centre

Professional shows & public programs staged in a renovated 19th-century arsenal with a bar & cafe.


75 Woodbury Blvd

Rochester, NY 14607


Peter Allen

Accessible Approach/Entrance

• Curb cuts are found at road crossings

• Route of travel is slip resistant and at least 36 in wide

• Objects can be detected by person with visual disability using a cane

Parking and Drop-Off Areas

• Two accessible parking spaces are available on St. Mary’s Place, justSouth of Woodbury Blvd

• Washington Square Parking Garage: 5 accessible parking spaces available on each floor (starting on 2nd floor) with 8-foot-wide access aisle

• Accessible space marked with International Symbol of Accessibility


• Entrance is accessible via a ramp

• Entrance door has at least 32 inches of clear opening with at least 18 inches of clear wall on the pull side of door, next to handle

• Threshold edge is accessible

•  Automatic door can be open with a fist

Rooms and Spaces

• Aisles and pathways to materials and services at least 36 inches wide

• 5-foot space for turning a wheelchair completely

• Obstacles are cane-detectable in circulation paths through public areas

Seats, Tables, and Counters

• Wheelchair seating is in the front of the theatre; more seating spaces can be arranged. Please call (585) 420-2076 ahead of the show if you have specific requests.

Other services

• FM Assistive Listening devices are available free of charge for audience members in both the Wilson Stage and Fielding Stage who are hard of hearing. Headset receivers may be obtained prior to performance time at the coat check, located adjacent to the main entrance. A major credit card or form of ID is collected as a security deposit. A personal induction loop that can be worn around the neck may also be obtained with the device to enable the use of a hearing aid T-switch.


• Fully accessible restrooms with pictograms used to identify restrooms (includes braille)

• Doorway to restroom is at least 32 inches clear with accessible handles

• Adequate maneuvering space for a person using a wheelchair (approximately 6.5 ft)

• 36-inch-wide path to all fixtures

• Accessible stalls with grab bars behind and on the side of wall nearest to the toilet

• Faucet operable with closed fist (automatic or push faucets)


Peter Allen: (585) 420-2076

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