Access and ADA

Cantus is committed to ensuring that all persons shall have equal access to its programs, facilities and employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, marital status, national origin, disability, age, public assistance, veteran status, or sexual orientation.

Wheelchair Access
All of our venues provide accessibility for guests using wheelchairs and walkers. If you or one of your guests would like wheelchair accessible seating, please let us know when you place your ticket order. For every wheelchair accessible space, Cantus holds a minimum of three companion seats. All concert venues are fully wheelchair/motorized scooter accessible, complete with ramps and handicapped-accessible bathrooms and on-site ticketing that is accessible to a seated individual.

Please note that the balconies at Colonial Church of Edina and the Chapel of St. Thomas Aquinas in St. Paul are only accessible via stairs and are NOT accessible by elevator.

Access for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
If you require an ASL interpreter, please contact us two weeks in advance, and we will provide one to make your Cantus concert experience more complete.

Assistance Animals
We welcome assistance animals at all our venues. Please let us know when you place your ticket order if you will be bringing an assistance animal, and we will accommodate you.

Parking
Antonello Hall at the MacPhail Center for Music
501 S 2nd St, Minneapolis, MN 55401
Handicapped spaces and paid parking is available within walking distance of the MacPhail Center. Nearby ramps include: Portland Avenue Ramp, Mill Quarter Parking Ramp, Riverfront Municipal Parking Ramp, and Gateway Parking Ramp. Parking is also available nearby at metered spaces on the street.
The entrance to the MacPhail Center is ground level (no steps/stairs). The concert hall is located on the second floor of the building and can be accessed by elevator or stairs. Some seating sections within the hall are only accessible via steps or stairs. Please contact the ticket office for accessibility details.

Colonial Church of Edina
6200 Colonial Way, Edina, MN 55436
Handicapped spaces and free parking is available in a flat lot located near the entrance to the church. The entrance to the church and main floor seating in the sanctuary is ground level (no steps/stairs). The balcony in the sanctuary is only accessible by stairs.

The Cowles Center
528 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55403
Handicapped spaces and paid parking is available within walking distance of the Cowles Center. Click here for a list of municipal parking ramps in downtown Minneapolis: http://www.ci.minneapolis.mn.us/parking/ramps/index.htm. Parking is also available nearby at metered spaces on the street.
The entrance to the building is ground level (no steps/stairs). Balcony seating is accessible by elevator. Some seating sections are only accessible by steps or stairs. Please contact the ticket office for accessibility details.

Fridley District Auditorium
6085 7th Street NE, Fridley, MN 55432
Handicapped spaces and free parking is available in a flat lot located on the north side of the building. The entrance to the building is ground level (no steps/stairs). Some seating is only accessible by steps or stairs. Please contact the ticket office for accessibility details.

Ordway Concert Hall
345 Washington St, St Paul, MN 55102
Handicapped spaces and paid parking is available within walking distance of the Ordway. Nearby ramps include: RiverCentre, Science Museum, Lawson Commons, Kellogg Street Ramp, Landmark Towers, and Travelers Insurance. Parking is also available at metered spaces on the street.
Guests can enter the building either at ground level (near the box office) or via a ramp (near the Concert Hall entrance). Elevators to the 1st and 2nd Tiers are located in the Concert Hall lobby. Some seating sections within the hall are only accessible via steps or stairs. Please contact the ticket office for accessibility details.

Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church
12650 Johnny Cake Ridge Rd, Apple Valley, MN 55124
Handicapped spaces and free parking is available in a flat lot located near the southwest entrance to the church. The entrance to the church and all seating is ground level (no steps/stairs).

St. Bartholomew Catholic Church
630 Wayzata Blvd E, Wayzata, MN 55391
Handicapped spaces and free parking is available in a flat lot located near the north entrance to the church. The entrance to the church and all seating is ground level (no steps/stairs).

The Chapel of St. Thomas Aquinas
85 Cleveland Avenue North, St. Paul, MN, 55104
Handicapped spaces and free parking is available in surface lots A, B, C or G (all in close proximity to the Chapel). Parking is also available on the south end of Morrison Ramp (R2) at a rate of $1 per hour. Patrons can then take the Skywalk to Koch Commons (Building 19) – across from the Chapel. Please be mindful not to park in any reserved parking space, at meters, in fire lanes, or in lots D or Q. The main entrance to the building has steps, but a handicap accessible entrance is available on the west side of the building. Main floor seating in the sanctuary is ground level (no steps/stairs). The balcony in the sanctuary is only accessible by stairs.

Trinity Lutheran Church
115 4th St N, Stillwater, MN 55082
Handicapped spaces and free parking is available directly across 4th street in a flat lot or nearby on the street. The entrance to the church and all seating is ground level (no steps/stairs).

Wayzata Community Church
125 Wayzata Blvd E, Wayzata, MN 55391
Handicapped spaces and free parking is available in flat lots located on all sides of the church. The entrance to the church and all seating is ground level (no steps/stairs). Enter the building through the south doors to be nearest the sanctuary.

Additional Notes
Please contact us at least two weeks in advance of a concert if you require the following to make your Cantus audience experience more complete:

  • Large print programs
  • Programs in Braille
  • An ASL interpreter

If you have any additional questions, please contact us anytime at info@cantussings.org or 612.435.0046