Updated Tuesday, March 31, at 1:00 p.m. This post will be updated regularly. Share your ideas with us at email@example.com.
If you're going stir-crazy hunkered down at home, consider these great ideas. You can refocus morbid thoughts to all kinds of endeavors and arts. Some are classical music performances. Some are Broadway plays. And some are museum virtual tours.
When infectious pathogens have threatened the United States, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has been front and center. During the H1N1 flu of 2009, the Ebola crisis in 2014 and the mosquito-borne outbreak of Zika in 2015, the CDC has led the federal response.
Youth Orchestras of San Antonio's stated objective is to change young peoples' lives through music. During the COVID-19 pandemic, that’s a challenge. Music Director Troy Peters says all performances and even practices are suspended.
Texas A&M University-San Antonio is postponing its spring commencement ceremonies due to the coronavirus pandemic. University officials said the ceremony will most likely be delayed until fall, but degrees will still be conferred in May.
Our Lady of the Lake University has canceled its May commencement. OLLU plans to hold one commencement ceremony in December instead, for both its spring and fall graduates.
Plácido Domingo has been hospitalized because of COVID-19-related complications, according to multiple reports.
He is in stable condition in an Acapulco, Mexico, hospital and will receive medical attention for "as long as the doctors find it necessary until a hoped-for full recovery," a spokesperson for Domingo told Opera News over the weekend.