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Theater News for the Week of October 9th

By Bennett Liebman

Breaking: Broadway Shutdown Extends Through May 2021, https://www.broadwayworld.com/article/Breaking-Broadway-Shutdown-Extends-Through-May-2021-20201008

There's Not Much Work for Actors. Now Their Unions Are Fighting., https://www.nytimes.com/2020/10/07/theater/actors-equity-union-battle.html

Actors' Equity Denies Asking SAG-AFTRA For "Waiver" In Ongoing Jurisdictional Dispute, https://deadline.com/2020/10/actors-equity-sag-aftra-waiver-taping-live-theate-jurisdictional-dispute-1234593868/

Sarah Jessica Parker: We Must Save Broadway, https://variety.com/2020/legit/news/sarah-jessica-parker-broadway-1234794721/

After COVID-19 Shutdown, 7 Broadway Actors Return to Their Theaters, https://variety.com/gallery/broadway-coronavirus-pandemic/

Chicago's famed Second City comedy theater is now fully up for sale, https://www.chicagotribune.com/business/ct-biz-second-city-chicago-sale-20201006-6hdncmybcvewjo7ktk5fzukvoa-story.html

Best And Brightest Of Broadway Surprise Times Square With Pop-Up Performance, https://newyork.cbslocal.com/2020/10/08/a-moment-for-broadway-performance-times-square-bernadette-peters-joel-grey-max-von-essen-coronavirus-covid-19-broadway/

Equity-League Increases Minimum Work Hours for Healthcare Eligibility, https://www.backstage.com/magazine/article/equity-league-actor-healthcare-eligibility-71853/

"Instead of call-out culture, we're calling them in", https://brooklynrail.org/2020/10/theater/Instead-of-call-out-culture-were-calling-them-in-Broadway-Advocacy-Coalition-fights-for-change-on-a-grassroots-and-now-industry-wide-level

SITI Company Announces Final Season, https://www.nytimes.com/2020/10/07/theater/siti-company-final-season.html

Some NY arts institutions have seen 40% decreases in income. What they're doing to survive., https://www.democratandchronicle.com/story/news/2020/10/08/some-ny-arts-institutions-have-seen-40-decreases-income-what-theyre-doing-survive/3622397001/

How Broadway is keeping busy, nearly 7 months into shutdown, https://www.marketplace.org/2020/10/05/how-broadway-is-keeping-busy-nearly-7-months-into-shutdown/

Richard Armitage: 'Theatre is hanging on by a thread', https://www.theguardian.com/stage/2020/oct/08/richard-armitage-theatre-is-hanging-on-by-a-thread

Royal Shakespeare Company says more than 150 roles at risk due to pandemic, https://www.theguardian.com/stage/2020/oct/06/royal-shakespeare-company-says-more-than-150-roles-at-risk-due-to-pandemic

Ruben Santiago-Hudson to join Manhattan Theatre Club as artistic advisor, https://broadwaynews.com/2020/10/06/ruben-santiago-hudson-to-join-manhattan-theatre-club-as-artistic-advisor/

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