Windows of hope: what lockdowns look like in other countries

24 March 2020 - 08:00 By AFP
Ballet dancer and performer Ashlee Montague of New York wears a gas mask while she dances in Times Square as the coronavirus outbreak continued in Manhattan, New York City, US, on March 18 2020.
Ballet dancer and performer Ashlee Montague of New York wears a gas mask while she dances in Times Square as the coronavirus outbreak continued in Manhattan, New York City, US, on March 18 2020.
Image: REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

There's the elderly Italian woman who routinely lines up the glasses of water to drink every day. And the British composer who leads a virtual orchestra.

Life for Europeans under coronavirus lockdown is an uncharted mix of resilience and creativity. This is how they’re keeping their spirits up​.

 

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