Know Before You Go: Health and Safety Protocols

We are eager to welcome you back safely to Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre for in-person classes and events and we commit to putting the safety of our patrons, artists, students, and staff first. We have implemented layers of defense based on guidance from health authorities to minimize risk of COVID-19 transmission.

Please be aware that health and safety policies will continue to be regularly evaluated and adjusted based on community health data, and public health and government guidance.

Theater Health and Safety Protocols

Effective Monday, April 4, per an update to the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust’s COVID-19 policies, proof of vaccination and masking are not required to attend performances at the Benedum Center. Masks are optional. In addition, audience members will be permitted to consume food and drinks in the auditoriums. This decision was made in response to low positivity levels in Allegheny County. For more information, visit

If you feel sick or are experiencing COVID-19 symptoms, we continue to ask that you prioritize your health and the health of others by staying home and contacting the box office for ticketing options.

For additional questions, please email Please be aware that our staff are dealing with a high volume of questions and calls. Thank you for your patience as we work to answer your questions and navigate these new protocols.

Information for Current Ticket Holders

If you are not comfortable with these policies, please consider an exchange or credit of your tickets for future events. You may also request a refund.

  • For questions about your tickets, please contact the Box Office at 412-456-6666.
  • 2023-2024 Season Subscribers, for questions or concerns regarding your subscription please contact Tanaz Walendziewicz at or 412-454-9107.

PBT School Health and Safety Protocols

Current COVID-19 health and safety protocols for PBT School can be found here.