Director of Accessibility Programs
Theatre Development Fund
Lisa Carling, director of accessibility programs at Theatre Development Fund, helps design and implement services that make theatre performances more accessible to people with disabilities on Broadway, Off Broadway, and nationwide. She runs a department that provides autism friendly, open captioned, audio-described, and sign language-interpreted performances, as well as seating for theatergoers with mobility disabilities. As a speaker, she has shared her experience in the accessibility field on theatre industry panels, at arts and disability conferences, special events such as BroadwayCon, and the first ever Broadway Accessibility Summit. Lisa holds an MFA from Yale School of Drama.