CORONAVIRUS GUIDELINES

 Effective 8/17/2021  

UHeights continues to monitor the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak closely. The safety, health, and well-being of our community is our top priority, and with that in mind, we are still closed to the public, based on the public health directives from Washington state. We have reopened the Auditorium to private hourly rentals, organization programming, and our own programming which will abide by the following guidelines:

  1. Mandatory Mask Policy--masks must be worn at all times by both unvaccinated and vaccinated patrons, unless removed to eat and drink within the Auditorium. Masks must be worn at all times in all UHeights common areas, including the hallways, bathrooms and other spaces. UHeights has masks available for patrons who do not have one.

  2. Auditorium Private Hourly Rentals, including nonpublic events, workshops, rehearsals 

    • Capacity - 50 or under only (going forward with new rentals booked after 8/17/2021)

    • Mandatory Masks policy only if no food or drinks 

    • If masks will be off for food or drink, etc. mandatory vaccines or negative COVID-19 test within 48 hours of event and be provided and verified by renter. 

  3.  Performances – UHeights Theatre Alliance, Social Justice Film Festival, etc.:

    • Capacity - 50 or under only audience, plus actors 

    • Mandatory vaccines or negative COVID-19 test within 48 hours of event (Bar will be open, so people will be eating and drinking) 

    • Orgs will check proof of vaccine or negative COVID-19 test (within 48 hours) during their check-in process. UHeights staff will assist, if available. 

    • If actors/performers on stage want to be unmasked on stage, they will need to provide vaccine card to UHeights.

    • If a show is for kids under 12, a mandatory mask mandate is enacted for everyone. Mandatory vaccines or negative covid test within 48 hours of event for individuals over 12. Bar will NOT be open for food or drinks.

  4. UHeights Performances - Second Saturday etc: 

    • ​Capacity - 50 or under only audience; plus actor(s) 

    • Mandatory vaccines or negative COVID-19 test within 48 hours of event (Bar will be open and people will be eating and drinking.) 

    • UHeights volunteer or bartender will check of proof during the check in process.

    • If a show is for kids under 12, a mandatory mask mandate is enacted for everyone. Mandatory vaccines or negative covid test within 48 hours of event for individuals over 12. Bar will NOT be open for food or drinks.

We are available to answer questions and address any of your concerns, please reach out to us. Stay tuned to this page for info on UHeights policies and updates.