Vaccination mandatory for Broadway shows amid infection fear

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Audiences as well as performers, crew and staff members will be required to be fully vaccinated for Broadway shows to be staged from mid-September amid a spike in the Delta variant of the novel coronavirus, the theater industry body said Friday. The new guidelines will apply to all 41 Broadway theaters in New York City, with children under age 12 allowed to enter if they show proof of testing negative for COVID-19, the Broadway League said in a press release. The announcement comes as the administration of President Joe Biden and some local governments are scrambling to press more people to ge...

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