GVC Accessibility Policy

The Greenbrier Valley Chorale welcomes patrons with a disability wishing to attend a Chorale concert.

Requests for special accommodations must be made two weeks in advance of a concert.

A Chorale representative will be in touch to provide assistance.

Chorale Contact for Accommodations

Ross Weisiger (304) 646-8555; rossoutreach@yahoo.com.

Venue for Upcoming Concert

Carnegie Hall Hamilton Auditorium

611 Church Street, Lewisburg, WV

List of Accommodations

Carnegie Hall is ADA compliant.

​(Give two weeks advance notice for special requests)

Mobility Disabilities: Parking, Entry Ramps, Restrooms and Seating

Accessible parking and entry ramps are located on Church Street and to the right side of the auditorium at the front entrance. Exterior signage is in place.

 

An ADA compliant rest room and drinking fountain are located on the ground level, which are accessible by elevator. 

 

Carnegie Hall auditorium has six wheelchair seating spaces. Please call in advance to arrange for wheelchair seating
and to reserve additional adjacent spaces for friends and family members.

Visual Disabilities

Large print programs are provided by prior request.

Carnegie Hall has an iPad with audio, that will allow the program to be read to a patron who is visually impaired.

Hearing Disabilities

The text and/or translations of choral pieces are printed in the Concert Program.

Listening enhancement headsets are not available for regular concerts.

The GVC can provide a list of local American Sign Language interpreters, that patrons may use to privately engage an interpreter for the concert performance. With advance request, the Chorale will provide space for the interpreter and seating for the patron(s) at the front of the auditorium .

Speech, Developmental and Learning Disabilities

For patrons that are unfamiliar with the concert experience, GVC can provide information about what to expect, YouTube links for program pieces or arrange for a pre-concert visit to the Carnegie Hall auditorium. Please call two weeks in advance to make these arrangements.

 

Ushers will be available to facilitate communication and to assist patrons to their seats.

Reserved and Early Seating

With one day advance notice, GVC will arrange for reserved and/or early seating for patrons with a disability.  

Plan to come 15 minutes before doors open for early seating.

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