Information on protective measures at the venues of the Hungarian State Opera

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Under Government Decree 479/2020 of 3 November, all visitors are required to comply with the following protective measures. 

1, Masks must be worn in the entire institution, including during performances.

2, All persons are required to keep a distance of 1.5 m in the entire theatre, both during performances and intermissions.

3, Only every third seat may be occupied in the auditorium: at least two empty seats must be kept between audience members.

4, Members of the audience may not sit directly behind each other.

5, Under the provisions of relevant legislation, our employees are entitled to request that you keep these protective measures.

6, We are obligated to ask any persons who fail to comply with the protective measures despite being requested to do so to leave the theatre and to ensure that the person in question complies with the request. If the person in violation of the rules does not leave the theatre, our employees are required to notify the police.

7, The police check compliance with these protective measures. If the police identify or learn of any violations, they may issue a warning and impose a fine ranging from HUF 100,000 to HUF 1,000,000.

We also ask that you do not use the cloakrooms; please use the empty seats to store your coats and belongings.

The protection of health is in our common interest. Accordingly, we ask for your cooperation in keeping these protective measures. 

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