UPDATED AS OF JUNE 25, 2020
The Wallis has made the difficult but necessary decision to cancel or postpone all in-person performances through July 31, 2020. If you are a current ticket holder for any cancelled events, our Ticket Services office will be reaching out to you directly to discuss options available to you for your purchased tickets.
Effective immediately, The Wallis' buildings and campus are closed to all public access. Ticket Services will remain available by phone at 310-746-4000, Tuesday - Friday 9:30am - 2:30pm only, or by email at Tickets@TheWallis.org.
The Wallis and the City of Beverly Hills are closely monitoring the current outbreak of the Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) that originated in China in December 2019.
The Wallis along with the City of Beverly Hills are working to ensure the continued health and safety of our community and has provided some tips for practicing good hygiene and staying healthy such as:
-Keep frequent touchpoints clean, such as door handles, counters, phones, keyboards, remote controls, etc.
-Wear a mask whenever you are outside or in public spaces.
-Wash your hands many times during the day, for at least 20 seconds. If you can’t wash your hands, use hand sanitizer.
-Maintain good personal hygiene and avoid touching your face.
-Avoid contact with people who are sick or if you feel sick stay home. Keep a 6 foot distance between yourself and others
Additionally, The Wallis and the City of Beverly Hills have provided some Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) below:
Who is responsible for providing direction to the City regarding an infectious disease protocol?
The City of Beverly Hills works in partnership with local, state and federal health officials (including the CDC and LA County Department of Public Health) to receive guidance and coordinate response.
Is City staff trained to deal with Novel Coronavirus?
Yes. The City’s emergency personnel are trained and capable to respond to any emerging disease, including the Novel Coronavirus, and implement appropriate healthcare protocols.
What can I do to prevent contracting the Novel Coronavirus or any other viruses?
The best way to stay healthy is wearing a mask when outdoors in or in public spaces, frequently washing your hands and utilizing hand sanitizer, keeping six feet of distance between yourself and other people, avoiding touching the face, and staying home if you feel unwell.
Do I need to wear a facemask in public?
Yes. Most often, spread of respiratory viruses from person-to-person happens among close contact (within 6 feet).
Should I stop attending events with crowds of people?
With the current COVID-19 ambiguity and unknown future, The Wallis with its Board of Directors will evaluate the opportunities to hold performances and gatherings on its campus on a regular basis and make adjustments accordingly. Our Ticket Services office will be reaching out to you personally to discuss options available to you for your purchased tickets to any cancelled or postponed events.
Where can I find additional information about the Novel Coronavirus?
City of Beverly Hills Office of Emergency Management (dial 310-285-1021);
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): cdc.gov
LA County Department of Public Health: publichealth.lacounty.gov
(dial the LA County Hotline for any health and human services needs at 2-1-1).