Slovakia cancels all cultureNews
The central European state has gone into a two-week total lockdown, to be followed by further strictures.
The country has the third lowest vaccination rate in the EU and the highest rate of new Covid-19 infections in the world.
The chief cultural casualty is the national opera in Bratislava, a regular attraction with cheaper tickets for Viennese, who are just 45 minutes’ drive away.
But Vienna’s in shutdown, too…