Closure of theatres, civil movements and online cultural sources in response to COVID-19 in Hungary

Closure of theatres, civil movements and online cultural sources in response to COVID-19 in Hungary

Closure of theatres, civil movements and online cultural sources in response to COVID-19 in Hungary

To slow the spread of coronavirus disease government bans all indoor events with more than 100 and all exdoor events with more than 500 participants on the 11th of March. On the following day, Budapest’s mayor orders the closure of all the theatres, cinemas, libraries and museums financed by the capital. Due to the news on the spread of coronavirus and the « stay home » movement, even the smaller studio theatres with a capacity under 100 start to announce their closure for safety reasons.

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