Backstage Event

Akram Khan’s Giselle: Audio-Described Performance and Touch Tour

Fri 22 Nov 2019

The 2pm performance of Akram Khan’s Giselle on Thursday 19 September 2019 at Sadler’s Wells will be audio-described, making the ballet accessible to visually impaired people.

Patrons wishing to make use of the audio description should book a headset in advance by calling the Sadler’s Wells Ticket Office on 020 7863 8000.

There are a limited amount of stalls seats for partially sighted patrons only available via the phone, please contact Ticket Office for more information. Subject to availability.

Touch Tour

A Touch Tour will take place on Thursday 19 September at 1pm, offering participants the opportunity to familiarise themselves with costumes and props. This event is suitable for those who are blind or partially sighted.

For further information and to book for this free event, please contact the Sadler’s Wells Ticket Office on 020 7863 8000.


Based on the original audio description created by Audio Described Aotearoa as part of the Auckland Arts Festival