Monday, July 8, 2013

TDF Autism Theatre Initiative - Save the Date for THE LION KING!

Audience at October 2012 Autism-friendly performance of THE LION KING       
Toys in activity area
Greetings THERESA,

Autism-Friendly Performance:

Sunday, September 29, 2013 @ 1pm
Minskoff Theatre, 200 West 45th Street
New York, NY 10036

Tuesday, July 9, 2013!

Only at:

Theatre Development Fund (TDF), the nation's largest not-for-profit service organization for the performing arts, is proud to continue serving the autism community with our Autism Theatre Initiative, making theatre accessible to children and adults on the autism spectrum, and their families. TDF is delighted to offer another autism-friendly performance of Disney's THE LION KING on Sunday, September 29, 2013 at 1pm.

More than 65 million people around the world have come to discover the thrill, the majesty, the truly one of a kind musical that is THE LION KING. This global phenomenon is the winner of more than 70 major awards worldwide including the Tony Award® for Best Musical. Hailed by Newsweek as a "landmark event in entertainment," THE LION KING is a breathtaking adventure that stretches the boundaries of Broadway, from the heart of Africa to the plains of your imagination. For this special performance, accommodations will be made, including a supportive audience environment, designated quiet and activity areas, adjustments to lights and sound, and online resource materials.

Tickets are being offered through TDF at the following prices:

Orchestra (all seats) -- $80.00
Front Mezzanine (Rows A-F) -- $69.50
Mid Mezzanine (Rows G-H) -- $59.50
Rear Mezzanine (Rows J-L) -- $40.00

Limit 6 tickets per order. For larger groups and further information contact Heidi Skirbe, Coordinator of the Autism Theatre Initiative: or call
(212) 912-9770 x383.

Tickets for the special performance are onlyavailable for purchase at

Email Autism Theatre Initiative
TDF wishes to acknowledge the following major donors for their generous support of the Autism Theatre Initiative:

Bank of America Charitable Gift Fund - General Fund, Bank of America, N.A., Trustee
Helene Berger Foundation
Build-A-Bear Workshop Foundation
Christopher Bullock
The Bulova Stetson Fund
The  Cottonwood Foundation, Inc.
The  FAR Fund
The  Flom Family Foundation
Doug  Flutie Jr. Foundation for Autism, Inc.
Robert Fried and Karen Kowgios
Heather Fuentes Esq.
Joan and Robert Matloff
Ronald McDonald House Charities
Stavros Niarchos Foundation
Bellanca Smigel Rutter
The Schafer Family Foundation
The Adolph and Ruth Schnurmacher Foundation
Seventh District Foundation
The Joseph Leroy and Ann C. Warner Fund Inc.
The Winter Family Fund

*Donation made in honor of Charles T. Locke III and Ronald J. Weiss

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