The 74th Once-a-year Tony Awards, scheduled to consider area on June 7, will be postponed amid fears over the distribute of coronavirus, according to a statement from the show’s production corporation.

The event, which honors the year’s very best theater and Broadway productions, was established to consider area at Radio City Audio Corridor in New York City, which, as of Wednesday, has far more than seventeen,000 confirmed instances of coronavirus.

“The well being and safety of the Broadway neighborhood, artists and admirers is of the utmost worth to us,” the statement from Tony Award Productions reported.

A new day for the show has not been established but the determination will be made “in coordination” with broadcast lover CBS, according to the statement.

“We will announce new dates and further info once Broadway opens once more,” the statement added. “We are searching ahead to celebrating Broadway and our field when it is harmless to do so.”

The Tonys joins an ever-growing list of demonstrates and functions staying rescheduled amid the pandemic.

Far more are envisioned as the timetable for reduction proceeds to be unsure.