The Aretha Franklin Story

  • Accessibility:
    Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
    May not apply to all performances. You'll find more information about accessibile performances and how to book tickets in the accessibility tab below.
  • Babes in arms policy: Babies do not require a ticket
  • Policy applies to: Children under 18 months
Dates, Times and Prices

Description

Multi award-winning show taking you on a journey through the life and music of Aretha Franklin, the most-charted female of the 21st century, with high-energy versions of Think, Natural Woman and Respect. Brought to you by Cleopatra Higgins of the hit 90s band, Cleopatra, and the multi award-winning cast of Night Owl Shows. Sell-out runs at Edinburgh Fringe 2017-19 and 2021, Adelaide Fringe 2019 and 2020 and Brighton Fringe 2019 and 2021. Adelaide Music Award 2020. Mervs Award 2019. ***** (Advertiser, Adelaide). ***** (ThreeWeeks). ***** (Fringefeed, FringeWorld.com.au). Sunday Times Critical List. Metro Pick of the Fringe.

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General venue access

  • Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
  • Accessible entry: If not taking the lift there is a full flight of stairs into the space.
  • Wheelchair access type: Platform Lift

  • Stairs: 11- 20
    Number of stairs is provided as guidance and is not in addition to any wheelchair access type (lift/ramp etc) stated above.

Each venue can contain several space with different accessibly information. Visit the venue page for full venue accessibility info


How and when to make an access booking

Our access tickets service is available to anyone who:

  • Would like to book specific accessibility services, e.g. a hearing loop, audio description headsets, captioning units, seating in relation to the location of the BSL interpreter
  • Requires extra assistance when at a venue
  • Has specific seating requirements
  • Is a wheelchair user
  • Requires a complimentary personal assistant ticket to attend a performance

Dates, Times and Prices