COVID Safe Festival

The safety and wellbeing of all artists, audiences and staff is our number one priority so we ask that all visitors to Australian Musical Theatre Festival events and workshop's follow the COVIDSafe practices described on this page.

Australian Musical Theatre Festival is following the Tasmanian Government guidance and information relevant to keeping the Festival COVIDSafe will be regularly updated here.


The big one! You must not attend a performance if you are:

  1. feeling unwell
  2. showing symptoms of coronavirus (COVID-19)
  3. awaiting a coronavirus (COVID-19) test result
  4. have otherwise been directed to self-isolate or quarantine

Click here to view the Festival’s Ticketing Terms & Conditions.

If you begin to feel unwell while at an event, please contact a venue staff member immediately.


Every venue participating in the Festival will have a COVIDSafe Plan with specific COVIDSafe practices and conditions you need to be aware of. Venue specific information can be found below.

General COVIDSafe practices that you should follow at any Festival venue include:

  • Maintain physical distancing of 1.5m from other attendees in queues, foyers and bars
  • Make frequent use of the hand sanitiser and washing facilities at the venue
  • Listen to and comply with instructions given by venue staff
  • Stay up to date with the latest information from the Tasmanian Government at


The health of our audience, artists and staff is of the highest importance. Some of the protective measures to expect when you attend a Festival performance include:

  • Options for paperless ticketing and cashless box offices
  • More time between shows so audiences coming out do not mix with audiences waiting to go in
  • Greatly reduced crowding in foyers and hallways
  • Regular cleaning and sanitising of our venues and public areas
  • Availability of hand sanitiser at all venues
  • Signage in venues to help maintain physical distancing, one-way only entry and exits wherever possible
  • Seating in venues that complies with current state government requirements
  • Utilising Check in TAS QR Codes for collection of patron information at entry of all AMTF venues to facilitate rapid contact tracing. Information will be collected according to state government requirements including the storage of patron names and email addresses.


Australian Musical Theatre Festival have produced a Covid Safe plan based on up to date restrictions / guidelines. Every venue participating in the Festival will also have a specific COVIDSafe Plan too. This information will be updated regularly to ensure currency. Please read and make sure you are aware of the COVID-specific conditions of entry required by each venue for audiences attending Festival performances.

For Earl Arts Centre and Princes Theatre COVIDSafe measures click here.

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