Health and Safety Policy

Please note the following health and safety policies that apply to audience members at Pique winter edition:
  • Wear a mask over the mouth and nose at all times when not eating, drinking or performing. Free KN94 masks will be available to audience members while supplies last.
  • Wash and sanitize your hands often. Hand sanitizer will be placed at all box offices, bars, merch tables, food vendor area, and in large supply  around the event.
  • Before attending the event, please do a self-assessment of your health. Are you experiencing symptoms of any communicable virus or illness? If yes, please do not come to the event site.

For your information, we will also be taking the following measures to prevent the spread of infection:
  • HEPA air filtration units designed for larger rooms will be placed in Club SAW, the Studio and the Alma Duncan salon.
  • Signage reminding people to wear a mask will be placed in all venues, at bars, merch tables, and box offices.
  • Stage crews will be supplied with disinfectant wipes/spray and asked to sanitize microphones between performances.
  • Free COVID-19 rapid tests for any artist, worker or volunteer available on request, while supplies last.
  • For any artist or worker who must cancel their participation in the event due to a confirmed or suspected case of COVID-19, Debaser will honour 50% of their agreed-upon payment. If there are any artist cancellations related to COVID-19 or another infectious illness, we ask that audience members keep in mind our policy to honour 50% of payments when considering making a refund request.



Attendees are expected to respect one another.

Violence, aggression, oppressive behaviour or language, or bullying will not be tolerated.

If you are currently implicated in an accountability process, please ensure you are respecting the space and well-being of those your actions have affected before joining this space virtually or in-person.

If staff and/or Board are made aware of any behaviour that violates our safety policy, the person(s) perpetuating this behaviour will be asked to leave immediately.

We reserve the right to intervene and/or remove ANY person(s) in the space who are creating or contributing to an unsafe environment.

Accessibility

Entrances are accessible by ramp, and indoor spaces are accessible by automated doors and elevator to all floors.

Wheelchair accessible, gender neutral washrooms are available throughout the building.

For more information, visit the websites of the the Arts Court and the OAG.