Accessibility Information

The Goodyear Theater has locations for wheelchairs and their companions. Accessible seating is available. To make reservations, call the Box Office at (330) 253-2488 and specify wheelchair. These locations are reserved exclusively for physically challenged patrons and their companion until all other seats are sold.

If you have a special ticketing need, please inform the Box Office representative when ordering your tickets. We would be happy to assist you in arranging the best available seat to fit your needs.


Patrons needing assistance may ask for assistance from a House Manager.

Handicap Restrooms

Restrooms are located on Orchestra Lobby. Handicap parking is available in surface lots immediately to the east and west of the theatre entrance.

Patron drop off is on Market St.


Assisted listening devices: Each theater is equipped with sound enhancement headsets. They are available at the house manager’s office. A valid ID must be left as a deposit.

Interpreters: Sign language interpreters translate spoken words into sign language to assist guests with understanding the show. There are some limitations as to the location in the theaters where sign language services can be provided.  If you need the assistance of an interpreter or have any questions regarding seat location, please send an email to  VOLUNTEER@AKRONCIVIC.COM or call 330-535-3179 and ask for Autumn. 

Requests for a sign language interpreter should be made at least three (3) weeks in advance of the performance date.