Opera Singer Plácido Domingo Hospitalized with Coronavirus
Spanish opera singer Plácido Domingo has been hospitalized in Acapulco, Mexico, for coronavirus.
“He’s doing nicely and is responding to therapy,” Domingo’s spokesperson advised CNN on Sunday.
On March 22, the 79-year-old Domingo revealed through his Fb web page that he had examined optimistic for COVID-19. “I urge everybody to be extraordinarily cautious, observe the fundamental pointers by washing your arms regularly, maintaining not less than a six-foot distance from others, doing all the pieces you possibly can to cease the virus from spreading and please, above all, keep residence for those who can,” he wrote.
“Collectively we will struggle this virus and cease the present worldwide disaster, so we will hopefully return to our regular day by day lives very quickly. Please observe your native authorities’s pointers and rules for staying protected and defending not simply yourselves, however our whole group.”
Days earlier, Domingo had resigned from the American Guild of Musical Artists. Two separate investigations, one by the Guild and one other by Los Angeles Opera, of which Domingo was beforehand common director, discovered that sexual harassment expenses towards him have been credible.
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The investigations led to a string of cancellations of Domingo’s European live performance dates, together with London’s Royal Opera Home and a live performance organized by Spain’s Nationwide Institute of Performing Arts and Music.
As he resigned from the guild, Domingo donated $500,000 in the direction of a program that appears to remove sexual harassment in addition to a separate fund that helps opera staff in disaster.