Portland Ovations welcomes people of all abilities to our performances and programs, both digital and in person. Ovations presents  in multiple  platforms and in various  venues in the Greater Portland area. Ovations prioritizes ADA-compliancy and universal access when choosing venues. We  all deserve access, and all have different needs. 

If there are additional ways to help you to better access our programs that are not currently being addressed,  please  contact us  at or call 207-773-3150.

Venue Specific Accessibility

Click the buttons below to read about accessibility in each venue.

  • Parking
  • Building entry
  • Ticketing
  • Bathrooms
  • Ramps/elevators
  • Assisted listening

Merrill Auditorium

Hannaford Hall

Coming Soon

Westbrook Performing Arts Center

Coming Soon

American Sign Language

ASL interpretation will be provided at the following events in our 2022-23 season.

  • Garba360
  • Commanding Space (School-Time performance)
  • The Last Girl
  • Memphis Jookin’: The Show featuring Lil Buck
  • Wabanaki Stories
  • somewhere/elsewhere
  • Ugly Duckling
  • Octavia E. Butler’s Parable of the Sower
  • Ballet Hispánico (School-Time performance only)

Additional performances can include ASL interpretation upon request. Please contact us at or call 207-773-3150.

Digital Accessibility

  • Captions are provided on all virtual programming
  • ASL interpreters appear on screen for all virtual programming


  • Large print programs