Anastasia Tsioulcas

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New York's Lincoln Center Cancels All Programming Through The End Of August

Thursday, April 09, 2020

The wide-ranging shows presented by one of the nation's top performing arts centers are a summer staple in New York City. But due to the coronavirus pandemic, they will not return until 2021.

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Hal Willner, 'SNL' Staple And Acclaimed Music Producer, Has Died

Tuesday, April 07, 2020

The multi-faceted and musically voracious producer died one day after his 64th birthday, which was Monday, at home in New York City. He had symptoms consistent with those caused by COVID-19.

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Facing The Coronavirus Crisis, Musicians Take To Teaching Online

Monday, April 06, 2020

They can't tour. Their regular income streams dried up instantly. So many performers — from newcomers to world-famous artists — are hoping that virtual students will help them bridge the gap.

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Remembering Bill Withers, Singer-Songwriter Of 'Ain't No Sunshine' And 'Lean On Me'

Friday, April 03, 2020

Singer and songwriter Bill Withers has died. He's best known for songs including "Lean on Me" and "Ain't No Sunshine." Withers died Monday at the age of 81.

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Bill Withers, Singer-Songwriter Of 'Ain't No Sunshine,' Has Died At Age 81

Friday, April 03, 2020

The soulful artist behind a number of 1970s hits died Monday of heart disease. He created all of his hits in a 14-year recording career before walking away from the music business.

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Prisoners Across U.S. Will Be Confined For 14 Days To Cut Coronavirus Spread

Tuesday, March 31, 2020

The Bureau of Prisons has announced that for the next two weeks, inmates in every institution across the country will be kept in their assigned cells or quarters.

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France Announces Plan To Aid Domestic Abuse Victims During Coronavirus Crisis

Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Confinement can create "fertile ground for domestic violence," says the country's minister for gender quality. France is also creating support sites for women at supermarkets and pharmacies.

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A Baaaad Crew Takes Over A Welsh Town: A Herd Of Goats

Tuesday, March 31, 2020

The town of Llandudno, Wales, has gone quiet, like so many other communities around the globe observing anti-coronavirus measures. Going into the breach: a herd of curious Kashmiri goats.

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At Least 5 Rabbis From Ultra-Orthodox N.J. Community Have Died From Coronavirus

Tuesday, March 31, 2020

The community of Lakewood is experiencing a very high rate of infections as well. Police have broken up numerous gatherings recently, despite a stay-at-home order from the governor.

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Central Park And Home Of Tennis' U.S. Open To House Hospital Beds For New York

Monday, March 30, 2020

The East Meadow in Central Park and a training facility at the Billie Jean King Tennis Center in Queens are scheduled to become makeshift hospitals while regular facilities are strained by COVID-19.

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4 Boston Hospitals Report Significant Number Of Employees Have Coronavirus

Monday, March 30, 2020

The hospitals — including Massachusetts General Hospital, Beth Israel Deaconess, Brigham and Women's, and Tufts — say that a combined 345 employees have tested positive for COVID-19.

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Tomie dePaola, Beloved Children's Author And Illustrator, Has Died

Monday, March 30, 2020

The author and illustrator — who, by his own reckoning, worked on more than 270 titles — died Monday at age 85. Among his classics is the Caldecott winner Strega Nona, a seemingly ancient folk tale.

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Van Gogh Painting Stolen After Thieves Apparently Smash Dutch Museum Entrance

Monday, March 30, 2020

The painting, titled The Parsonage Garden at Nuenen in Spring 1884, was stolen early Monday morning from the Singer Laren museum near Amsterdam. Police say the thieves smashed a glass entrance.

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Opera Singer David Daniels Fired By University Over Sexual Misconduct Allegations

Friday, March 27, 2020

On Thursday, the former opera star was fired by the University of Michigan. It said it found a pattern of "harassing, abusive and exploitative" behavior. Daniels separately faces a charge in Texas.

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Chef Floyd Cardoz, Who Elevated Indian Cuisine, Has Died Of Coronavirus

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

The 59-year-old chef, who became a cooking star in both the United States and his native India, died Wednesday of complications from COVID-19 in New Jersey.

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Terrence McNally, Honored American Playwright, Has Died Of Coronavirus

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

The five-time Tony Award winner whose work spanned some four dozen plays and musicals died Tuesday at age 81 due to complications related to COVID-19.

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Afro-Funk Saxophonist Manu Dibango Dies Of COVID-19

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

The Cameroonian musician who became an international star with his song "Soul Makossa" died Tuesday at age 86 in Paris. His music helped fuel disco — and songs by Michael Jackson and Rihanna.

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The Metropolitan Opera Tells Its Union Employees They Will Not Be Paid After March 31

Thursday, March 19, 2020

The nation's largest performing arts organization has told its orchestral players, chorus and stagehands they will not be paid after March 31. The company has canceled the rest of its season.

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Eurovision 2020 Is Canceled Because Of Coronavirus

Wednesday, March 18, 2020

For the first time in its six-decade history, the international singing competition has been called off. Singers and groups from 41 countries had been set to compete.

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New York Federal Prosecutors File New Charges Against R. Kelly

Friday, March 13, 2020

In a superseding indictment filed Friday, federal prosecutors in Brooklyn levied nine charges against the R&B singer, including racketeering and sexual trafficking.

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