Covid-19 Protocols



The Western Piedmont Symphony will follow all COVID-19 protocols for each performance venue.

P.E. Monroe Auditorium, Lenoir-Rhyne University

From Lenoir-Rhyne University:

  • Wearing masks indoors will be optional effective Friday, March 18, in all areas of campus except the classrooms. Revised classroom protocols for wearing masks will be effective Monday, March 21 (see next bullet).  Masks will no longer be required in the chapels, gyms, auditoriums, libraries, student centers, dining halls, classroom building corridors and lounges, or in our residential housing facilities.


  • Individuals who are not vaccinated and fully boosted (if eligible) are required to wear masks when indoors. This includes those individuals who have an approved vaccine exemption, as well as UCHS students who have not been fully vaccinated and boosted.

J.E. Broyhill Civic Center

From J.E. Broyhill Civic Center:

Beginning Feb. 21, face coverings will be optional with the exception of individuals who test positive for COVID-19 or have had a continuous exposure to a positive COVID-19 case. Those individuals may be required to wear a face covering when indoors upon returning to campus up to 10 days depending on the circumstances. Guidelines are subject to change.

Drendel Auditorium, SALT Block

Face masks are strongly recommended everywhere indoors at the SALT Block. When purchasing tickets, social distancing is automatically enforced when selecting seats.