COVID Guidelines

As of 8.20.2021


  • In accordance with the Key to NYC program all Users must show proof of at least one dose of COVID-19 vaccination in order to enter Sunlight Studios.
  • Valid proof of vaccination may include:
    • NYC COVID Safe App
    • Excelsior Pass
    • CDC Vaccination Card or Photo
    • NYC Vaccination Record
    • An official immunization record from outside NYC or the U.S.


  • The waiting area is operating at a limited capacity. Users are strongly discouraged from entering the facility more than five minutes prior to the start of their booking time.  
  • A 6-foot distance must be maintained at all times
  • Masks or other facial coverings that cover the nose and mouth must be worn upon entering the building and must remain on until entering a studio
  • Gatherings in common areas is prohibited
  • Common areas will be disinfected frequently with close attention paid to high-touch areas such as door handles and vending machines
  • Hand sanitizer stations will be available throughout the facility
  • Masks are available for sale at the front desk


  • Unless all participants are fully vaccinated, studios will be limited to 50% capacity as follows:
    • Studio A: 18 occupants
    • Studio B: 12 occupants
    • Studio C: 2 occupants
    • Studio D: 20 occupants
    • Studio E: 10 occupants
    • Studio F: 10 occupants
    • Studio G: 30 occupants
    • Studio H: 4 occupants
  • High touch-points such as door handles and pianos will be sanitized after each booking
  • Users will be provided supplies and must clean any utilized music stands, chairs and tables at the end of their booking
  • If anyone has symptoms during your session, please send them home and alert the front desk so that we can clean any affected areas
  • Users are encouraged to maintain a six-foot distance from one another at all times
  • If you are unsure that something was wiped down, please wipe it down in an abundance of caution


  • Bathrooms will be limited to two occupants at a time
  • Bathrooms will be cleaned frequently


  • Building elevator capacity is limited to three occupants at a time
  • When possible, Users are encouraged to utilize the building stairs (it’s one flight up) for easier access to the second floor


  • All equipment must come into the building through the loading dock located at 325 West 44th Street
  • PPE must be worn in order to access the freight area