COVID-19 SAFETY

When you visit The Very Popular Theatre Company, or attend our events or performances, you can be assured that we have procedures and policies in place to ensure the health and safety of our patrons, artists and staff.

The Very Popular Theatre Company adheres to relevant government restrictions and ensures that the latest safety protocols are observed. The Very Popular Theatre Company has an approved COVID Safety Plan which is in accordance with NSW Government Guidelines. Our performance programs adhere to the Guidelines for COVID Safe Auditions, Rehearsals and Performances released by Live Performance Australia in August 2020.

Procedures to ensure your safety include:

  • Registering your attendance at The Very Popular Theatre Company events to enable contact tracing.

  • Practising physical distancing of 1.5 meters whenever possible.

  • Wearing face masks in accordance with relevant government restrictions.

  • Practising good hygiene and using hand sanitiser provided.

  • We ask you to adhere to our venues’ spaced seating plans and always take your allocated seat.

  • We ask that if you feel unwell or display even mild symptoms, or have had contact with a confirmed case of COVID-19, to please stay at home and take good care.

 

We are working closely with our venue partners to adhere to government physical distancing and safety protocols. Our venue partners have COVID-specific conditions of entry for audiences attending performances. This includes the circumstances under which you must not attend, and what’s required of you when you visit. Please read them via the links below.

WHATS ON IN 2022?

  • HIR
    HIR
    Civic Theatre Newcastle
    16 Mar 2022, 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
    Civic Theatre Newcastle, 375 Hunter St, Newcastle NSW 2300, Australia
    AN ABSURD COMEDY ABOUT WAR, MONEY AND GENDER
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  • PUFFS
    PUFFS
    Civic Theatre Newcastle
    06 May 2022, 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
    Civic Theatre Newcastle, 375 Hunter St, Newcastle NSW 2300, Australia
    OR SEVEN INCREASINGLY EVENTFUL YEARS AT A CERTAIN SCHOOL OF MAGIC AND MAGIC
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  • What the Butler Saw
    What the Butler Saw
    Civic Theatre Newcastle
    05 Aug 2022, 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
    Civic Theatre Newcastle, 375 Hunter St, Newcastle NSW 2300, Australia
    ONE OF THE GREATEST OF ALL STAGE COMEDIES
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  • Jersey Boys
    Jersey Boys
    Civic Theatre Newcastle
    07 Oct 2022, 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm AEDT
    Civic Theatre Newcastle, 375 Hunter St, Newcastle NSW 2300, Australia
    THE STORY OF FRANKIE VALLI AND THE FOUR SEASONS
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