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2020.03.24
Tampa Theatre extends coronavirus shutdown through April (Tampa Theatre, Tampa, FL)
2020.03.23
LHAT Job Bank
Newtown Theatre organizing social-distancing viewing party and drive-by concession stand (Newtown Theatre, Newtown, PA)
Virus forces closure of THT and Vergennes Opera House (Vergennes Opera House, Vergennes, VT)
2020.03.21
Major venues optimistic they can survive shutdown (Barre Opera House, Barre, VT)
2020.03.20
After Independent Movie Theaters Closed for COVID-19, Some May Never Reopen (Capri Theatre, Montgomery, AL & Michigan Theater, Ann Arbor, MI)
Florida Theatre establishes relief fund to help workers (Florida Theatre, Jacksonville, FL)
Resident director Phelan Scherer comments on Lewis Black's "One Slight Hitch" (Historic Homestake Opera House, Lead, SD)
Spotlight on The Burford: History and Happenings (Burford Theatre, Arkansas City, KS)
The Grand 1894 Opera House Cancellations Announced (Grand 1894 Opera House, Galveston, TX)
2020.03.19
Coloring project a bright spot offered by Woodstock Opera House (Woodstock Opera House, Woodstock, IL)
Erie Warner Theatre project can’t dodge $739,457 electric bill (Warner Theatre, Erie, PA)
Off-Broadway show 'The Office! A Musical Parody' has been canceled (Bakersfield Fox Theater, Bakersfield, CA)
Palace Theatre is shining a light for a brighter tomorrow (Palace Theatre, Manchester, NH)
SNAPSHOT: Upbeat message at UPAC in Kingston (Bardavon 1869 Opera House, Poughkeepsie, NY & Ulster Performing Arts Center, Kingston, NY)
They’ve earn retirement: North Bend Theatre launches capital campaign to replace 80-year old seats (North Bend Theatre, North Bend, WA)
Tibbits Opera House getting electrical update (Tibbits Opera House, Coldwater, MI)
Wall compromised, centerpiece collapses during work at Crighton Theatre in Conroe (Crighton Theatre, Conroe, TX)
2020.03.18
Fort Wayne Embassy Theatre limits public access at box office (Embassy Theatre, Fort Wayne, IN)
Historic Paramount Theatre uses marquee to share positive message (Paramount Theatre, Abilene, TX)
St. George Theatre reworks line-up; gala starring Frankie Valli rescheduled for Nov. 14 (St. George Theatre, Staten Island, NY)
When the Laughter Died (Woodstock Opera House, Woodstock, IL)
2020.03.17
CANCELLED: Joan Osborne at Historic Iao Theater (Iao Theater, Wailuku, HI)
Coronavirus: Hudson Valley's multi-million dollar arts community suffering, too (Bardavon 1869 Opera House, Poughkeepsie, NY)
Small Theatres, Concert Venues to Close in NYC (Member Theatres, New York City, NY)
The show goes on (Historic Homestake Opera House, Lead, SD)
2020.03.16
As It Was: Lakeview Reopens Art-Deco Theater built in 1940 (Alger Theater, Lakeview, OR)
Coronavirus closures will devastate Bay Area independent cinemas. Here’s how to help them now (Balboa Theatre, San Diego, CA)
Grand, other performance centers go dark; Delaware cinemas cut capacity (Grand Opera House, Wilmington, DE)
2020.03.15
Appalachian Theatre announces canceled, postponed events (Appalachian Theatre, Boone, NC)
VIDEO | Part 2 – Tour of the Historic West Bend Theatre (West Bend Theatre, West Bend, WI)
VIDEO | Take a look inside the Historic West Bend Theatre (West Bend Theatre, West Bend, WI)
2020.03.14
Embassy Theatre works to assess, address schedule (Embassy Theatre, Fort Wayne, IN)
Fox Theatre closes in response to coronavirus outbreak (Fox Theatre, Atlanta, GA)
Palace Theatre postponing ’Matilda!’ till April (Historic Palace Theatre, Lockport, NY)
Newberry Opera House postpones events Sunday through end of month (Newberry Opera House, Newberry, SC)
Relive a Rolling Stones concert at the Barre Opera House. (Barre Opera House, Barre, VT)
Tennessee Theatre to close through April 6 (Tennessee Theatre, Knoxville, TN)
2020.03.13
Cancellations empty late season calendars (Historic Sheridan Opera House, Telluride, CO)
City Shuts Down Most Public Programs in Response To Coronavirus (Barre Opera House, Barre, VT)
Coronavirus causes event cancellations in Dan River Region (Historic North Theatre, Danville, VA)
Fox Theater postpones all March shows (Bakersfield Fox Theater, Bakersfield, CA)
Homestake Opera House New Executive Director (Historic Homestake Opera House, Lead, SD)
Local theater industry hit hard by coronavirus cancellations (Playhouse Square, Cleveland, OH)
Look Who Just Joined LHAT!
More Houston Area Postponements and Cancellations Including Asia Society (Grand 1894 Opera House, Galveston, TX)
2020.03.12
An Important Update from the Auditorium Theatre (Auditorium Theatre, Chicago, IL)
Coronavirus: the list of Toronto closures and cancelled events (Winter Garden Theatre, Toronto, ON, Ca)
2020.03.11
Arts and Entertainment Venues in San Antonio (Charlene McCombs Empire Theatre & Majestic Theatre, San Antonio, TX, San Antonio, TX)
Canton Palace Theatre working towards rescheduling events through April 14, 2020 (Canton Palace Theatre, Canton, OH)
Historic Dixon Theatre under new leadership (Dixon Theatre, Dixon, IL)
Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center Issues Response Regarding Coronavirus (Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center, Great Barrington, MA)
Thalian Hall continues operations, takes extra precautions in light of COVID-19 (Thalian Hall, Wilmington, NC)