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Curve Theatre

Client Case Study
Curve Theatre website

Curve Theatre

Curve is a spectacular state-of-the-art theatre based in the heart of Leicester’s vibrant Cultural Quarter. Opened in 2008 by Her Majesty The Queen, our award-winning building, designed by acclaimed architect Rafael Viñoly, offers a completely unique visitor experience. Over 750,000 people annually engage with Curve through performances and projects in Leicester, across the UK, and internationally.

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Curve Theatre leicester

Our Brief

Curve Theatre believes everyone should have the opportunity to be able to access online content barrier-free. As diverse as their shows they know performing art is loved by a wide range of people. To enable everyone to discover shows and digital content, gather vital access information and book tickets, the theatre needed to able to offer accessibility and language support on their website.

Recite Me toolbar solution. Audio, styling, reading, translation icons.

Our Solution

To create an inclusive digital platform and to break down barriers online, Curve now provides all website visitors with Recite Me assistive technology. The Recite Me toolbar gives visitors the ability to fully customise the look of the Curve website and ticketing platform for personal ease of use. On average over 800 people every month use the accessibility and language support tool to aid their journey online in discovering new performances and to book tickets hassle-free.

Client Testimonial

"We believe everyone should be able to access high-quality arts and culture, both on and off Curve’s stages. With the Recite Me toolbar available on our website, the entire online experience is more accessible and personal for every visitor. It’s brilliant to see how many people have already used these features to engage with our theatre online. "

Chris Stafford, Chief Executive, Curve Theatre