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The current production of Riverdance was updated for its 25th anniversary. But performances have been postponed for the rest of the month because of the coronavirus pandemic. Jack Hartin hide caption

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Dance

'Riverdance' Turns 25, But Has Put The Celebration On Hold — For Now

The Irish dance spectacle has been performed for audiences all over the world. The current production was polished for the anniversary, but has been postponed because of the coronavirus pandemic.

Angelica Garcia's new album, Cha Cha Palace, is a celebration of her Mexican and Salvadoran roots and her childhood on the eastern edge of Los Angeles. Myles Katherine/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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Music Interviews

Angelica Garcia On Embracing Her Identities With 'Cha Cha Palace'

7 min

Angelica Garcia On Embracing Her Identities With 'Cha Cha Palace'

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A woman holds lights on her balcony during a flash mob launched throughout Italy on Sunday to bring people together even as they are staying home in an effort to halt the spread of the coronavirus. Nicolo Campo/LightRocket via Getty Images hide caption

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The Coronavirus Crisis

How To Be Alone, But Not Lonely, Despite The Coronavirus

3 min

How To Be Alone, But Not Lonely, Despite The Coronavirus

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The current production of Riverdance was updated for its 25th anniversary. But performances have been postponed for the rest of the month because of the coronavirus pandemic. Jack Hartin hide caption

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Jack Hartin

'Riverdance' Turns 25, But Has Put The Celebration On Hold — For Now

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