Stars who tested positive for coronavirus
Performances of 'The Music Man' canceled as star Hugh Jackman tests positive for COVID-19
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Coronavirus continues to take its toll on the world. With high-profile cases across the globe, we're still witnessing a scary and serious pandemic. Plus, with the Delta and Omicron variants on the rise and "breakthrough" cases of people contracting the virus post-vaccination, it's no time to lose sight of the safety measures that remain necessary. And for all their influence, the famous are not immune to COVID-19.
Hugh Jackman has been playing the starring role in the revival of Meredith Willson’s classic musical, 'The Music Man,' on Broadway. His co-star Sutton Foster came down with coronavirus and had to let her understudy take over for her while she recovered. Unfortunately, Jackman tested positive shortly afterward and it was decided to cancel several performances while the two stars were in isolation. 'The Music Man' is one of several Broadway shows that has been affected by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Jackman shared an update with fans to reassure them that he only had mild symptoms and would be back on stage as soon as it was safe.
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