John Drew Backyard Theater FAQ - Guild Hall

John Drew Backyard Theater FAQ


  • Our outdoor productions will take place in the John Drew Backyard Theater at Guild Hall’s Furman Garden, adjacent to Guild Hall’s parking lot behind the building.
  • Reservations for Theater tickets are strongly encouraged and seating is limited. Walk-up tickets may be available on a first-come, first-served basis but cannot be guaranteed.
  • Your purchase of one ticket is for one Lawn Circle, which can sit your party of either 1 or 2 people.
    • All Lawn Circles are 6 ft. in diameter and are distanced 6 ft. away from other parties, and do not include chairs.
    • Please bring your own blankets or beach chairs.
  • When you arrive at Guild Hall, please check in with our House Manager in the Furman Garden, adjacent to Guild Hall’s parking lot behind the building.
  • Masks are required for all patrons over the age of 2.
  • Please keep a 6 ft. distance between your party and others.
  • Please call 631-324-0806 x25 or email for an exchange or refund if you or any member of your party:
    • Have knowingly been in close or proximate contact in the past 14 days with anyone who has tested positive for COVID-19 or who has had symptoms of COVID-19.
    • Have tested positive for COVID-19 in the past 14 days.
    • Have experienced any symptoms of COVID-19 in the past 14 days.
    • Or have traveled to or from any of the NYS travel advisory states in the past 14 days.
  • An inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19 exists in any public place where people are present. By visiting Guild Hall, you voluntarily assume all risks related to exposure to COVID-19.
  • Guild Hall indoor restrooms are available to patrons, accessible through the rear entrance. Hand sanitizer will be available. Guild Hall is being regularly disinfected for the safety of our staff and visitors.
  • We ask that you not bring food or drink, other than water, to the shows.
  • Please be sure you have purchased only one ticket for your party of up to 2 people and contact if you need to make a change.