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The health & safety of our guests, artists, staff, and volunteers are our top priorities. With this in mind, the Broward Center has implemented a number of changes to ensure an enjoyable experience when you visit our campus. Our health & safety guidelines have been developed in collaboration with Cleveland Clinic and have been informed by guidance of public health officials including the Centers for Disease Control (CDC). These guidelines will continue to evolve as the environment changes, and we will share updated information in advance of your visit. 

Review the up to date Guest Entry Policy for more information on what to expect when you arrive at the theater. Thank you for your cooperation in helping us to create a safe and enjoyable experience for all.

Working together to keep each other safe!

Special safety measures

  • Face coverings are currently required for all guests, staff and volunteers in public areas including our classrooms and theaters, except when actively eating or drinking in designated areas. Face coverings must be worn by all guests age two (2) and over and must completely cover each person’s nose, mouth and chin*. Based on guidance from health authorities, neck gaiters, open-chin triangle bandanas and face coverings containing valves, mesh material or holes are not acceptable alternatives. (*Any exceptions require complete documentation as noted on the Accessibility info page.)
  • Hand sanitizing stations are conveniently located for easy and frequent access.
  • Daily health screenings including face coverings and full vaccination status are required for all staff, crew and volunteers.
  • If a guest is not feeling well, has a temperature greater than 100.4’, or is exhibiting any symptoms which may be associated with COVID-19, they are encouraged to stay home or may be asked to leave the facility. With regard to tickets, see Our Promise.
  • Across campus, prominent signage and markers encourage space between guests.
  • Classroom capacity is limited to allow for physical distancing of our students, teachers and campers.

Touchless experiences

  • Mobile ticket delivery to your phone for advance ticket purchase and at the AutoNation Box Office windows is available.
  • Contactless ticket scanning allows for efficient and seamless entry.
  • Select performance program books can be viewed digitally prior to and during most events when provided by the artist.
  • We accept major credit cards or mobile payment apps including Apple Pay and Google Pay to purchase tickets, parking or concessions on site.
  • Restrooms feature touchless amenities.

Enhanced cleaning, sanitizing and air filtration

  • Consistently cleaner spaces throughout your visit. In our performance halls and larger gathering areas, state-of-the-art electrostatic technology is used so disinfecting solution adheres to all surfaces, even those you can’t see.
  • All surfaces are cleaned with EPA-approved disinfectants before and after every performance.
  • Special attention is paid to high touch surfaces, from door handles to handrails to armrests, in all the spaces where audiences may gather.
  • Increased frequency of air filter replacement and of HVAC system cleaning and systematic fresh air exchange maximized.
  • Assistive-listening devices (ALDs) sanitized with ultraviolet LEDs for disinfecting.
  • Hand sanitizing stations available in all public areas.

Food & Beverage options will be available

  • Our Food & Beverage team is specially trained in COVID-19 hygiene practices and will wear face coverings and gloves while preparing and serving.
  • Protective plexiglass barriers are installed at all concession locations.
  • We accept major credit cards or mobile payment apps including Apple Pay and Google Pay to purchase tickets, parking or concessions on site.
  • Individually wrapped cutlery and packaged condiments are available on request.
  • Currently, all food & beverages must be enjoyed in specifically designated areas clearly set up for physical distancing between parties.
  • Drinking fountains are turned off.

Please note: The Broward Center’s plans for reopening have been reviewed and approved by Broward County and will be updated as needed.

Cleveland Clinic

We thank our partners at Cleveland Clinic who have been working in collaboration with us to develop and update health & safety guidelines and practices to provide an optimal experience for our guests.

There is always an inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 in any public place where people are present. COVID-19 is an extremely contagious disease that can lead to severe illness and death. By attending an event in a public place, you are assuming all risks, hazards, and dangers arising from or related in any way to the risk of contracting COVID-19 or any other communicable disease or illness, or a bacteria, virus or other pathogen capable of causing a communicable disease or illness, whether exposure to such risks occurs before, during or after the event. You agree that you have voluntarily assumed these risks and you voluntarily waive all claims and potential claims associated with these risks against the Performing Arts Center Authority, the Broward Performing Arts Foundation, Inc., and any and all organizations, entities or individuals affiliated with these organizations or entities.  You agree that you will observe and obey all signage, instructions, warnings or limitations during your visit by wearing a facial covering, practicing social distancing, and will follow any other guidance (whether written or verbal) communicated to you on site.

Updated 9/14/21