#240 – COVID-19 in the Theatre (Broadway – feat. Jessica Rush)
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Yesterday afternoon, Broadway theatres will went dark by order of Governor Andrew Cuomo. Performances will resume the week of April 13.
The announcement comes as venues and performing arts organizations around New York City and the country have announced closures of their own amid rising concerns about the global coronavirus pandemic.
Early morning, I spoke to Jessica Rush from the cast of Broadway’s Tina: The Tina Turner Musical about how she heard the news and how she is coping with the prospect of being out of work for a month. Here’s our conversation…