Six West End theatres will reopen next month with temperature checks, face masks and more legroom as seats are removed to improve social distancing

The venues will use the following measures:The audience will be socially distanced with seats removed, giving patrons more legroom.Patrons will have fill out a health questionnaire before they arrive. if you feel unwell before the play, Nimax will offer you a refund or a change of date until 10am on the day of the performance. Temperature checks […]

Tudor girl-band concert Six set to be first musical to reopen in West End

Created by Toby Marlow and Lucy Moss when they were undergraduates at Cambridge University, Six ran at the Arts theatre in London from September 2018 to March this year, when venues closed due to the coronavirus outbreak. It will now move temporarily to the larger Lyric theatre in Shaftesbury Avenue for a socially distanced 11-week […]

Agatha Christie’s The Mousetrap plots socially distanced West End reopening

When it does, the theatre will reduce its capacity of 550 by around two-thirds, depending on the size of household groups attending. The plans have been put together in compliance with stage four of the the government’s five-point “roadmap” for the return of live theatre performances. Stage four will see “performances allowed indoors/outdoors (but with […]

The NYC exodus: Fleet of moving trucks arrive in the Upper West Side and dozens wait in line to hire U-Hauls as residents reeling from lockdown and the surge in homeless people call it quits

There was a 162 per cent increase in the number of shooting victims and a 166 per cent increase in the number of shooting incidents during the four-week period that ended on August 23 compared to the same period last year, New York Police Department data shows.

TALK OF THE TOWN: Garrick Club set to end 187-year ban on women

Last time members such as Stephen Fry, Damian Lewis, Hugh Bonneville, Michael Gove and Sir Trevor McDonald indicated they would support women joining. And BBC journalist John Simpson said after the vote fell short: ‘Nobody in The Garrick feels this is the end of the road.’

NYC Restaurants To Resume Indoor Dining At 25% Capacity As Of September 30

“We are continuing New York City’s economic recovery by bringing back indoor dining. Working with the state and public health officials, we’ve achieved a plan that puts health and safety first by including strict capacity limits, a close monitoring of citywide positive testing rates and a coordinated inspection regimen. Science will guide our decision-making as […]

NYC demonstrators protest decision to kick 300 homeless out of Upper West Side hotel after wealthy locals threaten to sue de Blasio

‘We appreciate that the City – at our urging – will be immediately taking concrete steps to address the chaos that reached a crisis point over the past several weeks when the City relocated hundreds of homeless individuals into the Lucerne Hotel, many of whom suffered from mental illness, addiction and other serious problem,’ attorney […]

Jennifer Lopez wears cleavage-boosting tank top to dine al fresco with younger sister Lynda in NYC

‘So, right now you can’t do traditional marketing – artists, as you’ve probably noticed, most major artists are not releasing music and have not for months. They’re postponing it, which is why TikTok is taking over and now this gives you a platform as a major artist.’

New York Gov Andrew Cuomo says indoor dining can start again in NYC from the end of September at 25% capacity – just one day after saying he wouldn’t allow it

A New York State Restaurant Survey on September 3 revealed that a staggering 64 percent of restaurants said they would not be able to stay open if indoor dining wasn’t allowed soon.  

Bella Hadid showcases her model figure in NYC as she jets out of town for the long weekend… just weeks before sister Gigi Hadid’s due date

Though the two have had a rocky relationship, the pair reportedly did not have an awkward run in. A source revealed, ‘They played it cool and crossed paths with each other, same place, same time’ but appear to be on ‘good terms.’