Kennedy Center says it will stop paying its musicians hours after coronavirus economic relief bill passes with $25 million dedicated to the D.C.-based performing arts center
(From The Daily Mail)
Hours after the $2.2 trillion economic relief package was signed Friday evening, allocating millions for the Kennedy Center, musicians who work there were informed they would no longer be paid.
‘The Covid-19 Advisory Committee was broadsided today during our conversation with [Kennedy Center President] Deborah Rutter,’ an email obtained by the Washington Free Beacon from the orchestra’s Covid-19 Advisory Committee reads.
Reprinted from: https://www.ac2news.com/2020/03/kennedy-center-says-it-will-stop-paying-its-musicians-hours-after-coronavirus-economic-relief-bill-passes-with-25-million-dedicated-to-the-d-c-based-performing-arts-center/