Broadway reopened to host one of the music icons: Bruce Springsteen’s show “Springsteen on Broadway.” However, in recent days, controversy has erupted under the Covid protocol followed to realize the show, which does not allow viewers to receive AstraZeneca vaccination, but only those whose vaccines have been approved by the US Food and Drug Administration. Drug regulation.
In the United States, where cinemas and theaters are gradually reopening, even before Italy, real controversy broke out around the opening show. Broadway He thinks this is the protagonist Bruce Springsteen. According to the deadline report and the New York Times’Springsteen on Broadway“, this artist’s first live performance after the epidemic, AstraZeneca serum is not allowed, A drug that has not been approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Only FDA approved vaccines are allowed
A decision made by the artist and the theater team has caused considerable controversy. For everyone who has received two doses of AstraZeneca vaccine, it is both a restriction and a disappointment. The producer of the show It was announced that the show will be held on June 26, and a rehearsal has already taken place, and viewers will only be welcomed after proving that they have been vaccinated with an FDA-approved vaccine. medical products). The vaccines of Moderna, Pfizer-BioNTech and Johnson & Johnson are currently available.
Conditions for participating in the exhibition
But the “restrictions” before the event did not end there: Springsteen on Broadway Lists the Covid protocols that must be followed to achieve performances at the St. James Theatre. It states that the public over the age of 16 must be fully vaccinated and must be vaccinated 14 days after the last dose of Pfizer-BioNtech, Moderna or Johnson & Johnson. Children under 16 must be accompanied by a vaccinated adult and must also provide evidence of a negative Covid-19 antigen test within 6 hours after the start of the show, or a molecular swab test within 72 hours after the start of the show Negative. show.The website also stated that the vaccine requirements were formulated “at the request of the State of New York.”
Controversy from countries that use AstraZeneca
Some countries using AstraZeneca serum did not welcome this news, so much so that in Canada, the Toronto Star newspaper explained the master’s famous work and wrote “Burning in the United States” to emphasize that their controversy would erupt after this choice. Countries using AstraZeneca vaccine include Canada, Australia, France, Finland, Germany, Italy, Indonesia and Spain.