A visit to the Stratford Festival has always provided an opportunity to gather and celebrate the best of live theatre. During the current pandemic, this commitment to a common, engaging experience has not changed – but doing so safely requires careful attention to important health and safety measures.
WHEN WE WELCOME YOU BACK TO OUR VENUES, OUR COMMITMENT TO YOUR SAFETY INCLUDES:
cleaning/disinfecting of all our guest and staff areas.
- Face coverings worn by all staff and required by all patrons
when entering our buildings or when physical distancing is not possible, as per guidance from local health authorities.
- Physical distancing
supported through directional signage as well
as the guidance of staff and volunteers.
- Sanitation stations at
all venues and detailed handwashing directions at sinks.
- Plexiglas barriers
installed where physical distancing is more difficult to maintain.
faucets and doors wherever possible, and regular sanitizing of high-touch
surfaces throughout the theatre facilities.
- Paperless environment,
including electronic/tap payments, digital house programs and digital ticket
- Pre-ordered food and
beverage service available for physically distanced pickup.
physically distanced in-person Theatre Store experience, as well as curbside
and ship-to-home options.
- Assistive listening receivers
sanitized between uses, with single-use headsets available for purchase.
- Coat check/baggage
dropoff closed for the season.
- Exchange fees waived
for all cases of illness.
To support our ability
to keep you safe, please ensure we have a valid email address on file so that we can keep you informed as our protocols evolve in
response to guidance from public health authorities.
We look forward to
celebrating the best of live theatre together. Thanks for supporting our
efforts to keep guests, performers and staff safe at all times.
Stratford Festival has been awarded a #SafeTravels Stamp, which is recognized
globally, for adopting proper, standardized health and hygiene