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Vaccination

Proof of Vaccination

Proof of full vaccination with an FDA or WHO authorized vaccine will be required for entry for all performances. Patrons unable to be vaccinated will be required to show proof of a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken within 72 hours prior to the performance or a negative COVID-19 antigen test taken within 24 hours prior to the performance.

Patrons will be required to show a valid ID along with vaccine/test documentation. “Fully vaccinated” means your performance is at least 14 days after your final vaccine dose. To enter the theatre, please bring a photo ID and proof of vaccination, either your physical vaccination card, a picture of your vaccination card, or a digital vaccination record.

Patrons unable to be vaccinated, including children under 12, or those who need reasonable accommodations due to a medical condition or sincerely held religious belief that prevents vaccination will be required to show proof of a negative COVID-19 PCR test within 72 hours prior to the performance, or a negative COVID-19 antigen test taken within 24 hours prior to the performance.

See the “Vaccination Policies” section below for more details.

Face Coverings

Face Coverings

Masks must be worn by everyone at all times (regardless of vaccination status) at all times while in the venue. See the “Additional Policies” sections below for more details.

Other COVID-19 related health protocols may include (but not limited to) required temperature checks, testing, confirmation of prior travel to restricted areas and/or confirmation of no known symptoms of and exposure to COVID-19. As conditions change, we may need to change our protocols based on public health guidelines and applicable law. If we make changes to our protocols, we will send an update to ticket holders by email, post an update on our social media channels, and update this website.

Any ticket holder who does not follow any of these COVID-19 protocols may be asked to leave the theatre, and their ticket will not be refunded. If you have accessibility questions or need additional assistance related to the venue’s COVID-19 policies, please email us at Broadway@PortlandOpera.org or call us at 503-417-0573 Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Vaccination Policies

In an effort to protect the health and wellbeing of Broadway in Portland patrons, artists and staff, beginning September 28, 2021 at performances of Jesus Christ Superstar proof of full vaccination with an FDA or WHO authorized vaccine will be required for entry for all performances. Patrons unable to be vaccinated will be required to show proof of a negative COVID-19 PCR test taken within 72 hours prior to the performance or a negative COVID-19 antigen test taken within 24 hours prior to the performance

WHAT DOES THIS MEAN FOR ME?

Proof of Vaccination and Photo ID will be required.

Beginning September 28, 2021 Broadway in Portland will require proof of vaccination for entry to all performances.

Guests unable to be vaccinated due to a medical condition or a closely held religious belief, and children under 12 will be required to show proof of a negative Covid test within 72 hours prior to the performance, or a negative COVID-19 antigen test taken within 24 hours prior to the performance.

Staff will check for proof of vaccination and negative Covid tests at the doors as a condition of entry. Additionally, masking is required inside the venue. Patrons and employees will be required to wear masks, except while actively eating or drinking.

Fully Vaccinated Patrons
A patron vaccinated against COVID-19 by a two-dose mRNA vaccine (such as Moderna and Pfizer), or a single dose vaccine (such as Johnson & Johnson), is considered “fully vaccinated” two weeks after the final dose of vaccine (the second dose for a two-dose regimen, or the single dose for a single-dose regimen). Documentation of vaccination status must be shown with valid I.D. upon entry to the venue and remain available upon request at any time.

The following are acceptable as proof of full vaccination:

  • Vaccination card (which includes name of person vaccinated, type of vaccine provided, and date last dose administered) OR
  • a photo of a vaccination card as a separate document OR
  • a photo of the attendee’s vaccine card stored on a phone or electronic device OR
  • documentation of vaccination from a healthcare provider electronic health record or state Immunization Information System record.

In addition to one of the above proof of vaccination, patrons must provide matching government issued photo ID at the door.

Self-reported vaccination records that are not verified by a health care provider cannot be accepted.

Unvaccinated Patrons
Guests unable to be vaccinated due to a medical condition or a closely held religious belief, and children under 12 will be required to show proof of a negative Covid test within 72 hours prior to the performance, or a negative COVID-19 antigen test taken within 24 hours prior to the performance.

The following are acceptable as proof of a negative COVID-19 test result:

  • Printed document (from the test provider or laboratory) OR
  • an email or text message displayed on a phone or electronic device from the test provider or laboratory.
  • The information provided should include name of person tested, type of test performed, and date of negative test result (for PCR test, date of negative result must be within prior 72 hours; for antigen test, date of negative result must be within prior 24 hours).

There will be no separate seating sections for vaccinated and unvaccinated patrons.

Additional Policies

Mask Requirements
Masks will be required for all patrons, in all sections, except when actively eating or drinking. Children under 5 will not be permitted in the theatre.

Ticket Holder Risks and Updated Policies

  • It is common knowledge that an inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present. By attending Broadway in Portland events, all staff, crew, performers, company members, and audience members voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19.
  • Please note that dates, programming, artists, ticket policies, donor benefits, and COVID-19 safety protocols and requirements are subject to ongoing change or cancellation.
  • We will reassess this policy on an ongoing basis. We reserve the right to change, adopt and enforce safety measures as needed.
  • Failure to comply with safety procedures outlined by management may result in your removal from Broadway in Portland performances or events.
  • Guests with accessibility questions, or who require additional assistance related to these COVID policies may email Broadway@PortlandOpera.org or call 503-417-0573 | M-F, 8a – 4p.
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Hand Sanitizing Stations

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Upgraded Air Filtration

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Face Coverings

Face Coverings

Employees, crew, volunteers, and vendors will be required to wear masks at all times.

Health Checks

Health Checks

Employees and volunteers will be subject to daily health screenings for symptoms of COVID-19.

Covid-19 Warning

An inherent risk of exposure to Covid-19 exists in any place where people gather. Covid-19 is an extremely contagious disease that can lead to severe illness and death. You assume all risks, hazards, and dangers arising from or relating in any way to the risk of contracting Covid-19 or any other communicable disease or illness, or a bacteria, virus or other pathogen capable of causing a communicable disease or illness, whether occurring before, during, or after the event, however caused or contracted, and voluntarily waive all claims and potential claims against Ticketmaster, Live Nation, The John Gore Organization, Inc., John Gore Theatrical Group, Inc. d/b/a Broadway Across America, the Venue, the Presenter, the Event, the Event Producers, and their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, sponsors, successors and assigns and their respective officers, employees, contractors and agents.