Event Accessibility

Because we are inviting all people to visit the festival, the Theaterfestival Schwindelfrei has tried to ensure barrier-free accessibility to our events as much as possible.

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All information about the festival and the performances is also given in plain-language on our website.

Early Admission
For those with physical or sensory impairments, and/or with visible or non-visible disabilities, we offer early admission and can admit you 10 minutes before general admission for the event. Just let the box office know and you will be picked up there for pre-admission.  

 Alternative Seating and Reclining Options
Alternative seating and reclining options are available for audience members for whom sitting on a chair causes discomfort for the following performances:

Relaxed Performance 
Relaxed Performances offers conditions for those who feel more comfortable in a more relaxed atmosphere. The house lights are not completely darkened, and strobe lights, flashing lights or loud and surprising noises are not used. Audience members may move around and make noise. Those who need a break may leave the room and return at any time.

The following performance will be relaxed: 

German Sign Language: 
The following events will also include a German Sign Language interpreter:

Induction Loop System
The following event will also include audio induction loops:

More detailed information for specific program events and additional services can be found in the production description.


The performance venues are only partly wheel-chair accessible.

The EinTanzHaus and Theaterhaus G7 are both on the ground level or have an accessible ramp and accessible restrooms.

At least two spaces are available for wheelchair users. You are welcome to call us to reserve these spaces at:

  • Denise Koch
    Tel: 0621 293-3790  

It is possible to arrange for barrier-free access at zeitraumexit, Theater Felina-Areal and Gallery Maquis Mami Wata venues. Please speak with the personnel at the location or contact us in advance

  • Denise Koch
    Tel: 0621 293-3790   

We are continuing to undertake further measures to make the festival more barrier-free. We are aware that we cannot ensure that all of our events offer barrier-free accessibility at the moment. Please let us know what we can do to support you.

For reservations and questions about accessibility, or to talk to us about your needs and suggestions, please call:

  • Denise Koch
    Tel: 0621 293-3790