Shakespeare Festival St Louis - In the Park

Sensory-Friendly Performances


A Most Outrageous Fit of Madness – SATURDAY NOV. 24

Link to purchase tickets. 

Shakespeare Festival St. Louis will offer a performance of A Most Outrageous Fit of Madness for young people with sensory sensitivities and their families on November 24, 2018, at 4 PM at The Grandel. The show is free for children and students 18 and under. Here are some helpful documents to review as a family before the performance:

—”My Trip To The Grandel” a guidebook to the theater experience
—Study Guide 
—To request a copy of the script, please email Allie Magee at

Theatre adaptations for sensory-friendly performances at The Grandel include:

—No microphones and/or lower sound levels
—Reduced house lighting pre and post-show
—Low house lighting remains on during the production instead of completely off
—Designated fidget room within the theater
—Pacing lane in the theater for standing and movement
—Ushers and staff trained to be accommodating to families’ needs

To receive notices about sensory-friendly performances and events at Shakespeare Festival St. Louis, please contact Allie Magee at or call 314-513-9800 ext. 113.