COVID-19 UPDATES

Coronavirus package to support UK Culture won’t save every job

The arts industries made it known catastrophe lay ahead unless Coronavirus package came from the government. A £1.57 billion package is announced.

Oliver Dowden delivers UK Theatres a roadmap to oblivion

Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden published the Government “roadmap to re-opening English theatres”. All we have is a bit of scribble, with no funding and no timings.

Theatre Royal Plymouth confirms more than 100 jobs at risk

The Theatre Royal Plymouth has confirmed that more that 100 jobs are at risk as the theatre struggles to survive in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Andrew Lloyd Webber uses Palladium as COVID-19 test site

Andrew Lloyd Webber is using the London Palladium as a test site to try out various COVID-19 prevention measures in the hope of getting theatres open again.

Les Miserables, Mary Poppins, Hamilton and Phantom will not return until 2021

Producer Cameron Mackintosh today announced that Les Miserables, Mary Poppins, The Phantom and Hamilton will not return to the West End until 2021.

Acting For Others raises over £600,000 for COVID-19 fund

Theatrical charity Acting For Others has announced that over £600,000 has been raised across 14 member charities to support theatre workers affected by COVID-19.

Please take our survey about this website and theatre post Covid-19

We would like to invite you to take a survey to improve our site and gauge your thoughts on COVID-19 and the theatre and win £50 in theatre vouchers

London theatres closures extended until 2 August 2020

The Society Of London Theatres has extended London theatre closures due to COVID-19 until 2 August 2020. Check out the latest info.

RSC updates performance plans for 2020 – London and Stratford

The RSC (Royal Shakespeare Company) updates production plans for 2020 in both Stratford and London due to COVID-19 pandemic.

Theatre Support Fund+ raises £125,000 for UK theatre workers

Theatre Support Fund+ raise £125,000 for people working in the theatre industry across the UK.

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