Reopening Policy

The Richland Players are following WA State Reopening Guidelines as set-forth by Governor Inslee effective June 30th 2021 at 12:01am. We want everyone to feel as safe as possible while being at the Richland Players and enjoy live theatre. We take pride in our historic building and have been making preparations to improve your experience at the Richland Players.  While visiting us, the theatre will be kept sanitized and clean. By participating at the Richland Players you assume a possible risk of contracting COVID-19. The following policy applies to all individuals while being at the Richland Players Theatre.

Volunteers

Facial Coverings

Required for un-vaccinated individuals. All live productions must have fully vaccinated casts. Due to the nature of the pandemic, we may ask all individuals to use facial coverings during certain situations and to comply with state and local guidelines.

 

Vaccination Verification

We encourage all those able to receive the COVID-19 vaccination. We acknowledge vaccination is a very personal medical decision. All un-vaccinated volunteers are required to wear facial coverings while on Richland Players property and participating in official Richland Players activities. For the comfort level of fellow volunteers, those acting on behalf of the Richland Players may ask for your vaccination status prior to commencing volunteer activities. We reserve the right to ask verbally or in writing. Volunteer activities include but are not limited to: participating in a play as an actor, crew, designer, etc., participating in committee activities, participating in front of house activities, and more.

 

Physical Distancing

Physical distancing is encouraged when practical.

Patrons

Facial Coverings

Per Governor Inslee's mandate effective August 23, 2021 facial coverings are required for all individuals. Due to the nature of the pandemic, we may ask all individuals to use facial coverings during certain situations and to comply with state and local guidelines.

 

Vaccination Verification

The Richland Players ask that patrons observe the honor system prior to entering the Richland Players. All un-masked individuals (when permitted) are assumed to be vaccinated or have an exempt medical condition. The Richland Players will reserve the right to ask verbally or in writing for any individual's vaccination status at any point in time if deemed necessary.

 

Physical Distancing

Physical distancing is encouraged when practical.

 

Capacity Limitations & Seating

No restrictions. We will be operating at normal capacity.  We reserve the right to modify patrons' seating selections to adhere to state and local guidelines and to help accommodate social distancing seating as much as possible.