The Creatives Rebuild initiative provides either guaranteed income or employment funding for artists and arts institutions across New York State.
No, it’s not March 2020 all over again, but the latest COVID-19 variant has theatres struggling with some familiar dilemmas of safety and scheduling.
The legendary training program will continue its conservatory and other training programs, but its 3-year theatre degree has become a COVID casualty.
This month’s production of ‘A Raisin in the Sun’ has been postponed to spring, and a Broadway-bound staging of ‘Destiny of Desire’ has been cancelled.
The Broadway stage manager recounts how her company conceived and staged a new concert version of the popular show in the face of COVID cancellations.
This moment has pushed us past even our most prescient preparations for crisis and challenge, but we can face it together.
Poised between a troubled but familiar past and the uncertain promise of a transformed future, is it any wonder we’re having trouble with the next act of our lives?
After more than a year of uncertainty and some hopeful planning, some theatres’ aspirations for a fall return are crashing into a fresh COVID surge.
Enhanced COVID safety protocols are a focus, as are strengthening avenues of redress against workplace harassment and discrimination.
Both theatre workers and audiences will be required to show proof of vaccination, and audiences must wear masks inside.