Health & Safety Protocols

Your health and comfort are crucial to us! New York Live Arts is committed to the safety of our staff, artists, and audience members.

Proof of full vaccination for those eligible is required for all visitors and staff. All visitors ages 5+ and staff are required to show proof of COVID-19 vaccination (when eligible in accordance with CDC guidelines). All visitors and staff ages 18+ must also show a valid ID with proof of vaccination. Children under the age of 5 will not be permitted to any indoor program or event. Live Arts also requires all visitors to wear masks while on the premises during a ticketed public event. Artists renting the studios may remove masks only when in studios with their guests and during their allotted rental period. 
Accepted proofs of vaccination are Excelsior Pass, NYC COVID Safe App, or valid vaccine card. “Fully vaccinated” means the event date must be at least 14 days after the dose COVID-19 vaccine.

Proof of a negative COVID-19 test will not be accepted as an alternative to vaccination.

For consideration for guests with medical accommodations, guests may email genglish@newyorklivearts.org with the subject line “exemptions”.  Medical exemptions must be approved that will be sent via email from boxoffice@newyorklivearts.org 24 hours prior to the performance.

For White & Robbins Studio Guidelines and Rental Policies please click here.

Some crucial features we’ve added include:

  • The HVAC system has been thoroughly cleaned, HEPA filters are being used, and we have installed Needlepoint Bipolar Ionization system which has been shown to neutralize 99.4% of SARS-CoV-2 in just 30 minutes.
  • Hands free sanitizing stations are installed at all entrances and high traffic areas.