Playing To Music Lovers In The Pandemic

Today’s piece in my series celebrating ingenuity despite the pandemic pays tribute to the Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra (LACO) in an abridged interview with its Executive Director, Ben Cadwallader. MaryLee Sachs: The pandemic greatly affected the performing arts, but the LACO seemed to react and pivot quickly. How did you […]

Will Art Lovers Open Their Wallets for Online Tours?

LONDON — Since the National Gallery’s blockbuster “Artemisia” exhibition opened in October, art lovers have had to jump through hoops to see it. Travel restrictions have kept international visitors away, the fear of catching the coronavirus hangs over the city’s public transportation system, and rolling lockdowns — or the threat […]