Assistive Listening Devices
Reserve when you book your tickets! $2 fee (tax included). If you are a member of the Canadian or American Hard of Hearing Association and wish to have the fee waived, please indicate at time of booking and present your card when you pick up your device.
All Shaw Festival theatres are equipped with Sennheiser Infrared Assistive Listening Systems.
Types of Assistive Listening Receivers available:
- Stethoset style receivers – similar to a stethoscope, it is worn in both ears with hearing aids removed.
- Pendant style receivers – worn hanging from the neck and used in conjunction with an Induction neck loop. It transmits the audio signal from the receiver to hearing aids equipped with a T-switch or Induction coils.