Theater worker welcomes easing of restrictions

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  • The news that Sweden would lift most national Covid-19 restrictions at the end of the month came as a welcomed surprise to Björn Lönner, who runs the Playhouse Theater in Stockholm.
  • "We're incredibly happy to finally be able to have a full house again," he says.
  • Support from the government has helped the theater stay afloat during the pandemic, but now Lönner worries, "Will the audience come back?"