Covid 19 Guidelines


We are really looking forward to welcoming you back to the Séamus Ennis Arts Centre.
In line with Government guidelines, events will take place in our outdoor covered courtyard 'The Piper's Garden'.
Your safety, and that of our artists and staff is our priority, and we respectfully ask that you are patient with us and adhere to all health and safety instructions. This 'new normal' will take a bit of getting used to, but together, we can make it work.
For your comfort and safety, please note the following:
  • If you are feeling unwell or displaying symptoms of Covid19, please remain at home and self-isolate.
    DO NOT attend the venue.
    Please contact our box office to arrange a no-quibble refund of your ticket.
  • In accordance with government guidelines, audience capacity is limited.
  • Tickets are strictly non-transferable due to contact tracing requirements.
  • Strict social distancing will be in place and all current Covid restrictions and guidelines must be adhered to.
  • Please observe social distancing when arriving at, entering and exiting the venue.
  • If you are driving, please consider local residents' access to their homes and businesses when parking in Naul village.
  • Please ensure that everyone in your group arrives at the same time to facilitate your seating.
  • Please arrive no later than 10 minutes before the performance to allow us time to show you to your seat.
  • Latecomers may not be admitted.
  • Upon arrival, you will be greeted by a member of staff who will check your tickets, ensure you are wearing a face covering, ask you to sanitise your hands and escort you to your allocated seats.
  • Seating will be arranged in designated pods, which hold a minimum of 2 people and a maximum of 6 people (from 3 households). A minimum purchase of 2 tickets applies.
  • All audience members must wear face coverings at all times in the outdoor auditorium.
  • Please observe cough and sneeze etiquette at all times.
  • Bathroom occupancy will be reduced. Please observe maximum occupancy as advised.
  • There will be no bar service and no food or drink may be brought into the venue or consumed during the performance.
  • Smoking /Vaping is strictly prohibited in the venue.
  • There will no break or intermission during the performance.
  • The venue is covered and protected from the elements, but please dress appropriately for inclement weather. You may wish to bring a lap blanket, but bulky baggage is not permitted
And finally, we really hope you enjoy the show.


Go raibh maith agat.
Thank you.