alaska center for the performing arts building

Health & Safety

We strive to create a gathering space where all are welcome, comfortable and safe.

Come On In!

Upon arrival, we ask all of our guests to follow our safety requirements and code of conduct. Together, we support each other in creating an environment for magically memorable experiences.

See you at the show!


Code of Conduct

The PAC is a gathering place where all are welcome to share the Arts as a passion and way of life.

Come as you are.

You are you, and you are welcome here. The way you present yourself to the world is a reflection of your own identity. You may wish to dress up, or dress casually. No matter how you are dressed, you are welcome at the PAC!

Show kindness.

The PAC is a place where magically memorable experiences happen. Come inside and enjoy the experience! Any kind of verbal or physical abuse of anyone including, but not limited to, staff, volunteers, artists, or fellow patrons will not be tolerated.

Your experience here is personal.

You and your neighbors are welcome to laugh, gasp, weep and react! This is live performing arts!

Guest Etiquette:

  • All guests are subject to security screening. The technology of the security screening does not interfere with medical devices but please notify the security personnel upon arrival if you'd prefer special screening.

  • Guests are required to sit in assigned seats and avoid placing feet on or kicking seat backs.

  • All guests are welcome to gather inside or around the building with the intention of attending the scheduled event. If you do not have a ticket or are not on the premises to purchase tickets or attend the scheduled event, it is considered loitering, and you may be asked to leave the premises.

  • Please silence phones and refrain from taking photos or video, unless permitted by the presenter.

  • We ask that guests enjoy alcoholic beverages responsibly and only in designated areas.

  • Do Not smoke or vape inside or within 20 feet of the building.

  • Do Not enter the premises with any firearms or weapons of any kind. Pursuant to Alaska Statute Sec. 11.61.220(a)(2).

Please do:

  • Report any inappropriate, disruptive, or offensive behavior to an usher, security officer, or ACPA personnel.

  • Have an amazing experience!


Security

Alaska Center for the Performing Arts is introducing new security measures for the comfort and safety of all guests and performers.

Bags and Items

Large bags and items should be checked at Coat Check when available. Coat Check generally operates from October 1 through April 30.

No Weapons

No knives or weapons allowed. Possession of firearms in the Alaska Center for the Performing Arts is prohibited per Alaska Statute Section 11.61.220 (a) (2).

Screening

All patrons are subject to security screening. The technology of the security screening does not interfere with medical devices but please notify the security personnel upon arrival if you'd prefer special screening.

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Compliance

Those who violate any of these policies will be asked to secure prohibited items off site and/or may not be admitted.

We recommend arriving 20-30 minutes ahead of your scheduled performance time. No refunds or exchanges will be given for late seating or missed performances.