Milan’s La Scala opera premiere cancelled as performers and musicians catch coronavirus

//Milan’s La Scala opera premiere cancelled as performers and musicians catch coronavirus

Milan’s La Scala opera premiere cancelled as performers and musicians catch coronavirus

The December 7 season premiere at Milan’s La Scala opera house, a gala event that is one of Italy’s cultural highlights, is being cancelled after a rash of coronavirus infections among musicians and chorus members.The theatre’s board of directors concluded on Wednesday that the status of the pandemic and Italy’s virus-control measures, which include the closure of theatres, did not allow for “achieving a production open to the public and of the level and with the characteristics required” for…

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