Dave Chappelle Tests Positive For COVID-19, Cancels Shows
Written by Black Voices on January 22, 2021
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Dave Chappelle examined optimistic for the coronavirus simply earlier than his comedy present scheduled for Thursday, forcing his upcoming appearances to be canceled, a spokeswoman mentioned.
Chappelle was anticipated to carry out Thursday by Sunday at Stubb’s Waller Creek Amphitheater in Austin, Texas. These reveals have been canceled and Chappelle is quarantining, his consultant Carla Sims mentioned in an announcement.
The comic is asymptomatic.
Chappelle had been performing socially-distanced reveals in Ohio since June, and moved his reveals to Austin in the course of the winter, Sims mentioned. Fast testing for the viewers and every day checks for Chappelle and his workforce had been carried out.
Comic Joe Rogan was scheduled to carry out on the reveals Friday and Saturday. He apologized on Instagram to followers for the canceled reveals, saying they’d be rescheduled. A submit earlier this week confirmed Rogan at Stubb’s with Chappelle and different stars together with Donnell Rawlings, Ron White and Elon Musk.
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