Health & Safety

With our venue partners at the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts, we are committed to ensuring a safe and comfortable enivronment for you to enjoy North Carolina Opera.

GBAC STAR | The Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts holds the Global Biorisk Advisory Council’s GBAC STAR™ Accreditation, the cleaning industry’s only outbreak prevention, response, and recovery accreditation.

FACE COVERINGS | The City of Raleigh no longer mandates masks at indoor events, however we encourage all guests to wear masks covering the nose and mouth while inside the building.

SECURITY SCREENING | Venue security screening features as you enter the building include the use of metal detectors. Bag size restrictions will also be enforced, and no bags larger than 12x12x10 will be allowed in the venues.

TOUCHLESS TICKET SCANNING | Touchless payment options are encouraged at the Box Office. When available, tickets will be contact-free, with guests receiving digital tickets.

HAND SANITIZER STATIONS | Hand sanitizer stations are available throughout the venues.

ENHANCED CLEANING | All high-touch areas are cleaned frequently throughout the day. Cleaning includes the use of electrostatic sprayers.

HVAC AIR FILTRATION: The HVAC systems meet CDC guidelines for filtration of the COVID virus, and all air filters have been updated to MERV 13 or higher.

By purchasing a ticket to an upcoming event with North Carolina Opera, you agree to follow all health and safety guidelines in place at the time of the event.