Health & Safety

If you’re attending a Riverside performance…

These policies will be enforced at all Riverside events unless otherwise noted. Please have these items ready and available when entering the building – they will be checked in the first level entrance. All ticket holders, must show either a negative COVID-19 test result (within 72 hours) or proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 and a valid photo ID. A Full vaccination means 14 days have passed since receiving a second dose of the Moderna or Pfizer vaccine or a single dose of the Janssen/Johnson & Johnson vaccine.

To attend a performance, all ticket holders must have the following:

  • 72- hour (or less) negative COVID-19 test for each individual attending the performance

OR proof of full vaccination against Covid-19 and a valid photo ID.

  • Mask that securely covers the nose and mouth (no bandanas, neck gaiters, or face shields alone). Masks are required to be worn correctly by all staff, volunteers, and patrons while in the venue.
  • A valid Riverside Ticket, E-ticket, or Email confirmation

Questions? Please contact the Riverside Theatre Box Office at or call us Tuesday – Friday 11am – 4pm at (319) 887-1360.


Compliance with the protocols outlined in this plan allow Riverside Theatre to safely operate at full audience capacity. However, we are currently offering 50% capacity performances. When looking at show listings, performances that are at 50% capacity are marked with an *asterisk.