Chorus Member Health Policy



PARTICIPANT Category Definition – Chorus

Chorus members are defined as those performers with the Spoleto Festival USA Chorus.

These roles are classified as employees of Spoleto Festival USA.


Rehearsals and Performances

  • All singing, speaking, or other on-stage performers are required to wear masks unless actively performing onstage for a dress rehearsal or audience.
  • Performers must put masks on as soon as they are offstage and at all other times inside the facility.
  • Performers will make a best effort to adhere to any direction that will limit the spread of COVID-19.


Covid-19 Testing:

  • Self-tests and rapid PCR tests are available upon request. Contact Haley Carter, Health Policy Coordinator, at 843.817.8175 for assistance.
  • If an individual tests positive for COVID-19 that individual will immediately quarantine, and care will be arranged with a Festival provided physician.
  • Individuals who test positive for COVID-19 will quarantine for 5 days.
  • Individuals who test positive for COVID-19 will wear a well-fitting mask for 10 days.
  • If an individual is symptomatic for COVID-19 but tests negative with a self-administered daily test, that individual will be provided with a PCR test with the Festival’s medical provider.
  • FESTIVAL will provide isolated and/or extended accommodation as necessary for COVID-19 positive individuals.



  • Festival drivers will be used to transport employees to and from the airport and venues and to a COVID PCR testing location as deemed necessary.
  • Masks are required inside all Festival-provided transportation.