Unemployed Broadway workers will receive temporary compensation and healthcare as theatrical unions move to mitigate financial losses.
Theatre folks mourn closed shows and unseen work, and worry over the impact on emerging artists.
Visits with resident artists, archival production videos, and a cooperative online project are all part of the downtown theatre’s new virtual offerings.
Theatres across the country are turning to video-capture as a way to share canceled shows.
As Broadway shutters to prevent the spread of coronavirus, the nation’s small and regional theatres follow suit—and enter a time of grave uncertainty.
Even in disease hotspots, most U.S. theatres are taking a wait-and-see approach to the public health risks of live performance.
The company will present two cancelled productions from the 2019-20 season.