Sensory-friendly plus family-friendly performances

Going into its sixth year, Trinity Rep continues the tradition of presenting a sensory-friendly performance of New England’s holiday favorite, A Christmas CarolNow re-titled Sensory-Friendly Plus! to indicate the nature of sensory-friendly plus family-friendly performance, Trinity Rep will continue to offer a special performance of the holiday classic. This year, a Sensory-Friendly Plus! performance of the musical Ragtime will also be available.

Designed to meet the needs of children and adults on the autism spectrum, and/or individuals with sensory processing disorders or other cognitive disabilities, this performance features modified sound, lighting and other adjustments. Patrons are invited to make sounds, enter and exit as needed during the performance and enjoy this holiday tradition with their family and community.

Sensory-Friendly Plus! performance dates for the 2017-18 season
A Christmas Carol on Saturday, November 18, 2017 at 12:00 pm
Ragtime on Saturday, May 26, 2018 at 2:00 pm

Tickets are available to purchase for $25 per ticket. To purchase tickets call (401) 351-4242, or visit the Trinity Rep box office at 201 Washington St. in Providence, or click here to buy online.


Meet Your Seat one hour before the show at 11:00 am on November 18, 2017.

Click here for FAQs about Sensory-Friendly Plus! performances

Click here for a social story about attending Ragtime

Click here for a social story about attending A Christmas Carol

Click here for a plot synopsis of A Christmas Carol

Click here for a video sneak peek of A Christmas Carol 2017

Click here for a video about visiting the theater