NEW YORK CITY (WABC) — A complete of ten Broadway shows, practically a 3rd of the 32 which might be presently operating, have canceled performances resulting from COVID outbreaks.
Among the shows going darkish are Hamilton, Ain’t Too Proud to Beg, and Tina.
The surge can be affecting off-Broadway productions reminiscent of Little Shop of Horrors.
The head of Broadway’s Playbill prefers to see a silver lining regardless of the rising listing of cancellations.
“What you are seeing proper now’s the system really working brilliantly as a result of each present is testing continuous. Because of that, we’re clearly seeing cancellations, however we’re not seeing an entire cancellation of Broadway,” Playbill Vice President and COO Alex Birsh stated.
The Broadway league launched a web site, bwaytoday.com, the place theatergoers can get up-to-date info on performances and cancellations.
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