COVID 19 Alert

At the Avenel Performing Arts Center, the health and well-being of patrons, artists, and staff is our top priority. APAC has taken the necessary precautions in the cleaning and sanitation procedures of our venue. As you know, this situation changes on a daily basis, and we are doing our part to keep up to date as protocols and procedures are adjusted to keep our community safe and healthy.


All shows from March 20th, 2020 until October 1st 2020 have been rescheduled (new dates in the “Shows” tab of the website).  If you have tickets to any of these rescheduled shows and have not been contacted via phone call or email yet, please call the Box Office at (732) 314-0500 or email to discuss exchanges and refunds.


Guidelines and Protocols at APAC:


~Theatre capacity is limited to a maximum of 25%.

~Seating is at the discretion of our front of house staff to allow for social distancing. We apologize, in advance, if you are not in your exact seat. 

~Floor stickers and signage will indicate 6-foot distancing in lobbies.

~All bathroom facilities will be open for use with capacity limited to ensure adequate distancing.

~All doors to the house will be open and available for entry. 

~Doors to the house will be open 30 minutes prior to the performance and start times may be relaxed to ensure that patrons have adequate time to enter without crowding.

~The bar will be open and drinks may be brought to your seat. 

~All surfaces will be cleaned and seats/venue sanitized with a fogger between each performance, rehearsal, and event.

~Frequency of cleaning will be increased in all areas and high-touch surfaces and high-traffic areas will be cleaned throughout the duration of events.

~Tickets will be held at the box office under the purchase name. 

~Employees working with patrons will wear gloves and masks. 

~HVAC systems will be set to maximize fresh air ventilation.

~Patrons are required to wear masks while in the building and will be provided with masks if requested. Masks may be lowered only when drinking. 

~Hand sanitizing stations are placed throughout the building for regular use.

~Patrons who have recently been sick or have a fever are asked to stay home and flexible exchange policies will accommodate this.



We sincerely appreciate your patience and continued support. The Avenel Performing Arts Center staff reserves the right to refuse entry to any persons for non compliance regarding face coverings or any other of the Covid-19 guidelines and protocols.

Stay safe and be well.