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Emit is committed to producing accessible, inclusive work.


Virtual Performances

All virtual performances include live CART captioning. Audio descriptions of characters are written into each performance's dialogue. Audiences are provided with a character breakdown with photos of each character as well as a plot summary for each episode. Sound design is created with sensory sensitivities in mind. 

Performance Space

Most public performances take place at El Barrio's Artspace, located at 215 E. 99th Street in East Harlem. All performances spaces at this location are ADA compliant, with easily accessible elevators and bathrooms.

Public Transit

El Barrio's Artspace is a three block walk from the 96 Street stop on the Q. This station has an elevator on the west side of 2nd Avenue between 95th and 96th Streets.

Performance Experience

All Emit audience members have access to the following:

  • A written summary of the play's plot

  • A character sheet with actors' faces and character names

  • Noise dampening headphones

  • Quiet area

  • Fidgets

  • Large print programs


There is a limited amount of seating available in the performance space. Audience members are always permitted to take a break from the performance and return at any point. Lighting and sound design choices are made with sensory sensitivities in mind.

Requests for Accommodations

Please do not hesitate to email or call 917-719-6766 with any questions or requests regarding additional accommodations!

Know Before You Go!

Take a tour of where Emit performs

at El Barrio's Artspace.

How can we make our performances, website, or publications more inclusive? We want to hear from you!

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