Hugh Jackman, who played Professor Harold Hill in the film “The Music Man” at the Winter Garden Theater on Broadway, announced on Tuesday that he had tested positive for the corona virus.
“I want you to ask me if I did a positive test for Covit this morning,” Jackman said. Instagram video. “My symptoms are like a cold: I have a sore throat and runny nose, but I’m fine. And I’m going to do everything I can to get better soon, and once I win, I’ll be back on stage.
Mr. Shortly after Jackman released his video, “The Music Man” announced on Instagram that all shows would be canceled until Saturday. Tickets can be withdrawn or exchanged at the place of purchase. Performances will resume on Sunday, and on January 6th Mr. Jackman will return to the show.
And many more Tony winners Star Mr. “The Music Man” with Jackman: Sutton Foster as Marion Barrow, Schuler Hensley as Marcellus Washburn, Jefferson May as Mayor Shin, Jane Hoodishell as Mrs. Shin and Mary Mullen as Mrs. Barrow.
Preview shows for “The Music Man” began on December 20, with the opening night scheduled for February 10.
Producers “Not too proud, ”A jukebox musical about temptations, announcing on Tuesday that their show would end on January 16th. The show has not run since December 15, citing corona virus cases. It is scheduled to resume on Tuesday, December 28th, and hopes to close well for three weeks.
Last week, it was announced that the play “Jack Little Bill” and “Waitress” and “Thoughts of a Color Man” were closed without a farewell show – all already in the off due to corona virus cases. Actors or crew.
Attempts to keep “The Music Man” open were highlighted on Thursday night, when she was still an actress. Kathy Voitko, Miss who was suffering from goiter at the last minute. Foster got a swing and Understudy for Marion Barrow in music. After the show, the actress and dancer Catherine Winter Posted on Instagram Video Mr. Jackman hailed Understeads and Swings as “the foundation of Broadway.”
“Kathy, when she returned to work at 12, may have played one of eight roles,” Jackman said in a curtain call. “It happened to be the leading lady. She was discovered at 12 noon today and at 1 pm she conducted her first rehearsal as Marion Barrow.
As the corona virus and its omicron variant spread, so does the study and oscillation More important than ever: Performances rely on them for sick or unavailable leads.
“It’s unprecedented,” he said. Jackman continued. “It’s not just the winter garden, it’s happening all over Broadway. It’s a time we do not know.”
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