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‘Many musicians have given up on Hong Kong’: fallout from Omicron curbs hits concert and theatre performers and organisers hard

The abrupt closure of performance venues as part of measures to stop the Omicron Covid-19 variant’s spread in Hong Kong has sent shock waves through the city’s embattled cultural sector.Scores of concerts and live theatre performances have to be cancelled or rescheduled and musicians, some having just finished or about to finish three-week hotel quarantines required to enter Hong Kong, told they won’t get to perform after all.Classical music concerts with a one- or two-day run are the worst…

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