Broadway Goes Dark As NYC Bans Large Gatherings
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) has announced a one-month ban on gatherings of 500 people or more in New York City to help prevent the spread of coronavirus, turning the lights out on Broadway.
On Thursday, Cuomo said in a press conference that gatherings of more than 500 people will be prohibited, with the exception of schools, hospitals, mass transit and nursing homes.
The ban goes into effect at 5 p.m. Eastern on Thursday, March 12, and performances …continued .
[Source: Huffington Post]