Performing Arts Venues Can Open for Recordings

Oct. 24, 2020
Provinvail regulations have been amended to allow performing arts venues to open with the following restrictions:

(1.1) Concert venues, theatres and cinemas may open for the purpose of rehearsing or performing a recorded or broadcasted concert, artistic event, theatrical performance or other performance if they comply with the following conditions:

1. No spectators may be permitted in the concert venue, theatre or cinema.

2. Every performer and other person who provides work for the concert venue, theatre or cinema must maintain a physical distance of at least two metres from every other person, except,

i. if it is necessary for the performers or other persons to be closer to each other for purposes of the performance or rehearsal, or

ii. where necessary for the purposes of health and safety.

3. Singers and players of brass or wind instruments must be separated from any other performers by plexiglass or some other impermeable barrier.