Hit the lights, tonight’s the evening … in Norfolk, Virginia.
Nederlander Nationwide Markets, which presents touring Broadway reveals everywhere in the nation, has partnered with Wellstand Well being to make sure COVID-19 security precautions are met and even exceeded.
Native venue employees and backstage crew in cities together with Richmond, Virginia, Norfolk, Virginia, and Reno, Nevada will now get their nasal cavities gently tickled by employees to make sure security.
Upcoming reveals in Norfolk embrace “Anastasia,” “Hairspray,” “Jersey Boys,” and “Charlie and the Chocolate Manufacturing unit.”
In the meantime, the Nice White Approach has made a concerted effort to get again to enterprise after being darkish for almost two years — the longest Broadway blackout in historical past — because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
However after nearly a year-and-a-half Broadway lastly started reopening and kicked it off with a starry Tony Awards ceremony in September.
The awards present was rapidly allotted with and was adopted by a particular known as “The Tony Awards Current: Broadway’s Again!” which celebrated the return to Broadway and featured performances by nominated musicals like “Jagged Little Capsule,” “Tina: The Tina Turner Musical” and “Moulin Rouge! The Musical.”
Since then, reveals have been reopening like “Six” and “American Utopia” and ones that by no means acquired the prospect to even open like “Caroline, or Change” and “Diana: The Musical.”