COVID-19 Updates

Covid-19 has hit the performing arts industry especially hard. State guidelines are just now beginning to ease up for indoor  live theatre after over a year of forced closure.


Our main priority is to keep all volunteers, cast, audience and their families safe during this health crisis. We have started our process of allowing indoor events and released these additional rental guidelines for our tenants Covid Compliant Guidelines 

 

While we do understand that those who are not suffering from the virus or those who recover from it may want to help, for now we are following state and CDC guidelines. The Board of Directors has been meeting via zoom, and once we begin our programs we will reinstate opportunities  for in person volunteering.

Please consider making a donation to The Playhouse

We will all get through this crisis together.

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Covid -19 General Volunteer Guidelines

Our primary goals are to:

  • Protect Volunteers

  • Protect Patrons

  • Weather the financial hardships and support our community during a time with no income.

General Guidelines for Volunteers

These guidelines have been put into place to be used once we begin to fill inside spaces again.

We will not be asking for in-person volunteers until it has been deemed safe by state and local officials.

  • Do NOT show up to volunteer for any activity if in the last 14 days you have:

    • Traveled to any foreign country or large metropolitan city.

    • Been on a cruise or been in an airport.

    • Been around anyone who has COVID-19.

    • Been to an event where there was more than 250 people.  

  • Do NOT show up to volunteer for any activity without confirming that there is a need for the activity, that it will be conducted, and that volunteer support is needed and expected.

  • BEFORE arriving for a volunteer shift, call ahead and ask if any additional safety precautions should be taken before, during and after the shift.

  • ALLOW extra time for additional screening when you get to The Playhouse.

  • EXPECT that shifts or opportunities may be cancelled. We are all trying our best during difficult times, please be gracious and understanding.

  • DO practice universal infection control precautions. Clean and wash your hands before, during, and after volunteering.

  • DO use proper Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) if needed for the task.

  • DO maintain a minimum of a 6-10 food separation from others while conducting the task.

  • ASK about any risk that may be associated with the task and DO NOT take part if you are uncomfortable with the level of risk.

  • DO try to arrange a time to volunteer with your personal bubble group.