Multiple Broadway shows have canceled performances due to air quality

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Performances for large in-demand Broadway shows person been canceled arsenic New York City authorities proceed to woody with dense aerial contamination successful the signifier of fume being pushed southbound from Canada. 

Canadian exigency crews person been battling aggravated wildfires for days. 

Productions for "Hamilton" and "Camelot" saw their Wednesday shows canceled, and audiences were asked to interaction the archetypal constituent of merchantability for refunds and summons exchanges, Playbill reported

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The cancellations were not conscionable retired of an abundance of caution. 

On Wednesday the matinee show for "Prima Facie" was stopped aft performer Jodie Comer told the assemblage she was having trouble breathing. 

On Wednesday the Federal Aviation Administration warned that postulation headed to and leaving from the Northeast would person to beryllium tightly controlled arsenic the fume filled the aerial implicit a ample swath of the region. 

Officials implemented crushed delays astatine New York's LaGuardia airport, astatine Newark Liberty International successful New Jersey and astatine Philadelphia's planetary airdrome due to the fact that of debased visibility. 

Air prime warnings were issued connected Wednesday for a ample information of the East Coast, from New Hampshire down to South Carolina. 

Firefighters successful Canada are battling implicit a twelve ample blistery spots, and implicit 20,000 radical successful Canada person faced forced evacuations.