Much of the content, industries, and people we enjoy watching has been upended by the COVID-19 pandemic. Live entertainment such as sporting events, concerts, and festivals has been particularly impacted. Among many negative impacts to the music industry, the most noticeable has been the cancellation of concerts and festivals worldwide. And sports, an industry that goes hand-in-hand with live entertainment, are struggling to maintain their 2020 seasons under the weight of the pandemic. This post is the first in a two-part series covering the shifts in entertainment due to COVID-19.