Theatrical safety checks don't keep people safe—vaccines do.
New York's Nonsensical COVID Rules Force Theaters To Operate at 33 Percent. Unless They Host Church Services.
If hosting a religious service or a performance that includes food service, theaters can open to 50 percent capacity. But plays and other performances are still capped at 33 percent.
"I think if we decide we’re just going to immediately hair-trigger cancel anything that might make anyone uncomfortable, we’re missing a chance to teach.”
Larry Shue's The Foreigner has KKK villains. Administrators think students can't handle that.
Columbia College Theater Students Feel Unsafe About White Students Getting Parts Written for Palestinians After None Tried Out
"It got to a place where nobody felt safe."
"I had to add a content warning or else."
Good riddance! Yet I just can't get on board with the logic of Mount Holyoke's dismissal...
The onstage band kicks, and the songs are fierce.