Hopebox Performing Arts COVID-19 Response


Assign COVID Coordinator

Double Cast Roles

Video Conferencing for absent cast members

Up to date volunteer contact information

Contact Tracing for Vounteers

Patron/Staff Safety

Masks required for all patrons, staff, and volunteers

Actors wear mask/face shield at all times during rehearsals, and any time not on stage during performances

Digital Playbill

Encourage Online Ticket purchases, Venmo Donations

Contact Tracing for Patrons/Staff

Physical Distancing

Rehearsal Seating Chart

No after show congregating in lobby area

Place 6 feet markers at bathrooms and concessions

Train Ushers to help keep people spaced out and moving along

Minimizing time of volunteers in the facility

Ask patrons to take seats and leave promptly after performance to reduce interactions

Cleaning & Hygiene

Signs to encourage proper hygiene

Hand Sanitizer at Entrances and Concessions

Sanitize Costumes, Props and Sets, limited sharing where possible

Doors, Switches, Seating, Restrooms, Counters cleaned and sanitized regularly

Monitoring Symptoms

Routine temperature check of all volunteers and staff

Require any volunteer or staff member who is feeling sick to follow quarantine guidelines

* COVID-19 is an extremely contagious disease that can lead to severe illness and death. Any public place has an inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19. By Entering the Hopebox Theatre, patrons, staff, and volunteers assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19.