Sensory-Friendly Performance

Sensory-Friendly Performance


Please note:  This performance is designed for individuals on the autism spectrum and their families.   

Society for the Performing Arts’ Education and Community Engagement Department creates affordable opportunities for the discovery, development and celebration of creativity on and off stage for all people in the Houston area. As part of that mission, SPA is pleased to present a sensory-friendly matinee The Velveteen Rabbit by ODC/Dance on Thursday, September 21 at 1:00 pm in the Cullen Theater inside the Wortham Center. This one-hour performance will include the following:

  • Orchestra level seating only, with room to move around
  • Designated quiet areas in the theater
  • Lowered sound levels
  • House lights at a low level during the performance
  • No strobe lighting
  • Talking and movement during the performance allowed
  • Extra volunteer support provided

Information about the performance: A Social Narrative is available; email education@spahouston.org to request a copy. For more information or for questions, call SPA’s Education and Community Engagement Department at 713-632-8102.


Support for this performance provided by The HUB Houston.


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