Lynn Brenders and Barbara Laugel, both of Peoria, look over the menu before a performance of “Savannah Sipping Society” at Circa ’21 Dinner Playhouse Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2020, in Rock Island. The Playhouse had previously been closed for 6 months prior to Wednesday night’s performance. Because of COVID-19 Phase 4 mandates in Illinois, only 50 people may attend each performance, and tables were spaced accordingly. For the safety of staff and guests, temperatures were taken and masks/facial coverings had to be worn to enter and exit the theater. Other changes included no intermission after The Bootleggers’ performance and an increase to ticket prices to cover increased costs of doing business.