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Things to Know About Your Visit to Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts


Health & Safety

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts ("LCPA") is committed to the safety of our visitors, performers, and employees. Below are our guidelines for events and performances at outdoor and indoor venues managed by LCPA when LCPA is the presenter.

Please note: protocols may vary at events presented by organizations other than LCPA in these venues and across the Lincoln Center campus, including events presented by resident organizations. Please check the protocols for the presenting organization and venue of the show you're attending.

Guests, please follow these health guidelines:

Please refer to the latest CDC guidelines and stay home if you do not feel well.
Face masks are welcomed, but not required.
Guests are encouraged but not required to remain up to date on vaccines—based on eligibility determined by the CDC.
Please practice good health and be courteous to others.

These protocols are subject to change in accordance with any updates to city and state guidelines, rules and regulations, and other health and safety recommendations from our medical and public health advisors.

An inherent risk of exposure to and infection with COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present, and a visit to the Lincoln Center Campus may still pose a risk to your safety. By visiting Lincoln Center, you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure of COVID-19.

Safety guidelines:

Please follow the instructions of security guards and other LCPA staff.
We reserve the right to request that any visitors who do not follow these protocols leave the premises.

Media guidelines:

Please be advised that by visiting Lincoln Center you irrevocably consent to be photographed or videotaped by an authorized Lincoln Center media professional. You also irrevocably consent that any recorded images and audio from your visit may be used and reproduced in any and all media now known or hereafter devised for promotional, advertising, educational, archival, or any other purpose in furtherance of Lincoln Center’s mission.

Members of the media visiting for the purposes of coverage must have made a prior appointment with Lincoln Center’s press team: [email protected].

As of March 1, 2024. These protocols may be subject to change at any time. Please continue to visit this page for the most up to date information.

If you are unable to visit us, please check out Lincoln Center at Home for an array of digital offerings that you can enjoy remotely, including new and archival performances, classes, and more.