COVID Protocols

Special thanks to our health and wellness partner, MVP Health Care for helping to bring you back to our theatres safely.

Note that seated theatrical performances scheduled through Dec. 31, 2021 require those who enter Proctors, Universal Preservation Hall and Capital Repertory theatre to wear a mask AND be vaccinated

We’ve upgraded our facilities for your safety 

All Proctors Collaborative facilities – at Proctors in Schenectady, Capital Repertory Theatre in Albany and at Universal Preservation Hall in Saratoga Springs – have had air handling systems upgraded to MERV-13 filtration while also providing  a fixed 35 percent rate of exchange of fresh outside air, ensuring our indoor environments are as safe as possible. 

Notes for ALL ticket holders 

Due to the unpredictable nature of our current health crisis, all policies are subject to change at any time without advanced notice. Please refer back to this page for updates prior to your show.  

Refunds may be available if you need to exchange or return your tickets for health and safety reasons. Our policy is here.  

Note that seated theatrical performances scheduled through Dec. 31, 2021 require those who enter Proctors, Universal Preservation Hall and Capital Repertory theatre to wear a mask AND be vaccinated. Again, policies are subject to change at any time without notice.  

Effective immediately, we will accept medical exemptions for patrons 12 and over. A patron with a medical exemption will need to arrive to the theatre with (a) a letter from their doctor stating that they have a medication condition which exempts them from vaccine eligibility, (b) proof of negative COVID test result taken within the 72 hours prior, and (c) proof of identification.

All patrons must wear masks in our buildings 

All patrons regardless of vaccination status must wear a mask at all times while in any of our facilities: Capital Repertory Theatre (Albany), Proctors (Schenectady) and Universal Preservation Hall (Saratoga Springs).  
  
We require that all ticketholders 12 years old and older show proof of full COVID vaccination for entry to these events. Please note: 
 

  • A fully vaccinated individual’s last dose must have been administered at least 14 days before the event.  
  • Patrons must bring a photo ID AND one of the following to gain admittance: a physical vaccination card OR a photograph of vaccination card OR a digital vaccination record (ie. Excelsior Pass). 

In addition: All patrons, regardless of age, are required to wear masks inside the theatres at all times.  

If show or event is not listed the protocol is as follows: All patrons will need to be fully vaccinated and also wear a mask at all times while in the building.

Capital Repertory Theatre, Albany

The Irish and How They Got That Way
November 19 – December 19, 2021
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all individuals will need to be fully vaccinated and masked.

Fly
January 28 – February 20, 2022
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all unvaccinated individuals are required to wear a mask. Vaccinated individuals are recommended to wear a mask but not required.

The True
April 1 – April 24, 2022
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all unvaccinated individuals are required to wear a mask. Vaccinated individuals are recommended to wear a mask but not required.

Jersey Boys
July 15 – August 21, 2022
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all unvaccinated individuals are required to wear a mask. Vaccinated individuals are recommended to wear a mask but not required.

The Wizard of Oz
November 18 – December 24, 2022
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all unvaccinated individuals are required to wear a mask. Vaccinated individuals are recommended to wear a mask but not required.


Proctors Theatre, Schenectady

8th Step Presents John McCutcheon
November 19, 2021
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all individuals will need to be fully vaccinated and masked.

Lunasa: Christmas From Ireland
December 4, 2021
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all individuals will need to be fully vaccinated and masked.

SUMMER: The Donna Summer Musical
December 7 – 12, 2021
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all individuals will need to be fully vaccinated and masked.

Gibson Brothers North Country Christmas Show 
December 9, 2021
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all individuals will need to be fully vaccinated and masked.

It’s A Jazzy Christmas
December 17, 2021
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidelines, all individuals will need to be fully vaccinated and masked.

Sleigh Ride – An EYSO Holiday Spectacular
December 19, 2021
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all individuals will need to be fully vaccinated and masked.

Northeast’s Annual Ballet: The Nutcracker
December 22-23, 2021
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidelines, all individuals will need to be fully vaccinated and masked.

First Night of Funny
December 31, 2021
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all individuals will need to be fully vaccinated and masked.

Albany Symphony Orchestra’s Scheherazade!
January 8, 2022
All patrons must present proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a recent (within 72 hours) negative COVID test upon entry, and wear a mask (regardless of vaccination status) while in the building. Click here to see the Albany Symphony’s full health and safety protocol.

Passport Series: American Patchwork Quartet 
January 21, 2021
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all unvaccinated individuals are required to wear a mask. Vaccinated individuals are recommended to wear a mask but not required.

Come From Away
January 25 – 30, 2022
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all unvaccinated individuals are required to wear a mask. Vaccinated individuals are recommended to wear a mask but not required.

Mystery Science Theatre 3000 Live: Time Bubble Tour
February 4, 2021
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all unvaccinated individuals are required to wear a mask. Vaccinated individuals are recommended to wear a mask but not required.

Schenectady Symphony Orchestra – A Lincoln Portrait
February 6, 2022
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all unvaccinated individuals are required to wear a mask. Vaccinated individuals are recommended to wear a mask but not required.

RENT 25th Anniversary Farewell Tour
February 11 – 12, 2022
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all unvaccinated individuals are required to wear a mask. Vaccinated individuals are recommended to wear a mask but not required.

That Golden Girls Show!
February 19, 2022
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all unvaccinated individuals are required to wear a mask. Vaccinated individuals are recommended to wear a mask but not required.

The Life and Music of George Michael
February 24, 2022
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all unvaccinated individuals are required to wear a mask. Vaccinated individuals are recommended to wear a mask but not required.

Waitress
February 25 – 27, 2022
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all unvaccinated individuals are required to wear a mask. Vaccinated individuals are recommended to wear a mask but not required.

The Prom
March 1 – 6, 2022
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all unvaccinated individuals are required to wear a mask. Vaccinated individuals are recommended to wear a mask but not required.

The Irish Comedy Tour
March 4, 2021
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all unvaccinated individuals are required to wear a mask. Vaccinated individuals are recommended to wear a mask but not required.

Celtic Woman
March 19, 2022
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidelines, all unvaccinated individuals are required to wear a mask. Vaccinated individuals are recommended to wear a mask but not required.

Dear Evan Hansen
March 22 – 27, 2022
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all unvaccinated individuals are required to wear a mask. Vaccinated individuals are recommended to wear a mask but not required.

Robert Dubac’s Book of Moron
March 26, 2022
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all unvaccinated individuals are required to wear a mask. Vaccinated individuals are recommended to wear a mask but not required.

Schenectady Symphony Orchestra – Dark Legends
April 3, 2022
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all unvaccinated individuals are required to wear a mask. Vaccinated individuals are recommended to wear a mask but not required.

Alton Brown Live: Beyond the Eats
April 8, 2022
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all unvaccinated individuals are required to wear a mask. Vaccinated individuals are recommended to wear a mask but not required.

Gospel Jubilee
April 23, 2022
Attendees for this  events will need to show proof of vaccination OR a negative test and physical id card. 

An Evening with Neil Gaiman
April 28, 2022
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all unvaccinated individuals are required to wear a mask. Vaccinated individuals are recommended to wear a mask but not required.

Golden Oldies Spectacular
April 30, 2022
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all unvaccinated individuals are required to wear a mask. Vaccinated individuals are recommended to wear a mask but not required.

Schenectady Symphony Orchestra – Heroes, Heroines & A Red Violin
May 1, 2022
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all unvaccinated individuals are required to wear a mask. Vaccinated individuals are recommended to wear a mask but not required.

Cats
May 3 – 8, 2022
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all unvaccinated individuals are required to wear a mask. Vaccinated individuals are recommended to wear a mask but not required.

My Fair Lady
May 17 – 22, 2022
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all unvaccinated individuals are required to wear a mask. Vaccinated individuals are recommended to wear a mask but not required.

Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird
June 14 – 19, 2022
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all unvaccinated individuals are required to wear a mask. Vaccinated individuals are recommended to wear a mask but not required.

Mean Girls
June 28 – July 3, 2022
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all unvaccinated individuals are required to wear a mask. Vaccinated individuals are recommended to wear a mask but not required.

Hadestown
February 28 – March 5, 2023
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all unvaccinated individuals are required to wear a mask. Vaccinated individuals are recommended to wear a mask but not required.

Universal Preservation Hall, Saratoga Springs

Heroic Handel! Handel’s Judas Maccabaeus
November 19, 2021
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all individuals will need to be fully vaccinated and masked.

Max Weinberg’s Jukebox
November 21, 2021
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all individuals will need to be fully vaccinated and masked.

Schenectady Symphony Orchestra – Poinsettia Pops
November 27, 2021
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all individuals are required to be fully vaccinated and masked.

Charles Weidman’s Christmas Oratorio
December 12, 2021
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all individuals will need to be fully vaccinated and masked.

Storm Large: Holiday Ordeal
December 16, 2021
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all individuals will need to be fully vaccinated and masked.

It’s A Jazzy Christmas
December 18, 2021
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidelines, all individuals will need to be fully vaccinated and masked.

The Bad Plus
January 13, 2022
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all unvaccinated individuals are required to wear a mask. Vaccinated individuals are recommended to wear a mask but not required.

Hipster Assassins Featuring Felix Pastorius
January 28, 2022
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all unvaccinated individuals are required to wear a mask. Vaccinated individuals are recommended to wear a mask but not required.

Bakithi Kumalo & the Graceland Experience  
February 5, 2022
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all unvaccinated individuals are required to wear a mask. Vaccinated individuals are recommended to wear a mask but not required.

Howard Jones Acoustic Trio
February 12, 2022
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all unvaccinated individuals are required to wear a mask. Vaccinated individuals are recommended to wear a mask but not required.

The King’s Singers
February 17, 2022
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all unvaccinated individuals are required to wear a mask. Vaccinated individuals are recommended to wear a mask but not required.

The Seven Wonders – Fleetwood Mac Tribute
March 4, 2022
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all unvaccinated individuals are required to wear a mask. Vaccinated individuals are recommended to wear a mask but not required.

Ladysmith Black Mambazo
March 5, 2022
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all unvaccinated individuals are required to wear a mask. Vaccinated individuals are recommended to wear a mask but not required.

Irish Hooley with The Screaming Orphans
March 12, 2022
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all unvaccinated individuals are required to wear a mask. Vaccinated individuals are recommended to wear a mask but not required.

Spa City Guitar Festival
March 18-20, 2022
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all unvaccinated individuals are required to wear a mask. Vaccinated individuals are recommended to wear a mask but not required.

Top of the World – a Carpenter’s Tribute
March 26, 2022
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all unvaccinated individuals are required to wear a mask. Vaccinated individuals are recommended to wear a mask but not required.

Brad Mehldau
April 15, 2022
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all unvaccinated individuals are required to wear a mask. Vaccinated individuals are recommended to wear a mask but not required.

Journeyman
April 22, 2022
In accordance with CDC and NYS guidance, all unvaccinated individuals are required to wear a mask. Vaccinated individuals are recommended to wear a mask but not required.