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Open air theatre and music venues to reopen as some outdoor pools welcome back swimmers

2 hours ago   |   Evening Standard

Outdoor theatre venues are set to reopen today with new social distancing measures such as spaced seating, staggered arrival times and no loos.
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Runners raise thousands of pounds to support Whitehall Theatre

4 hours ago   |   Evening Telegraph

An ambitious fundraising drive in aid of the Whitehall Theatre has raised an impressive £5,600 - with donations still coming in.
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Scots kids could become Disney stars with opening of new acting school

Scots kids could become Disney stars with opening of new acting school

7 hours ago   |   Daily Record

Training gurus Stagebox are to open the centre at Edinburgh's Festival Theatre in February 20201 in a bid to develop the country's leading talent.
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Open air theatre to reopen with spaced seating, staggered arrivals and no loos

9 hours ago   |   Belfast telegraph

Visitors to the open air Roman Theatre in St Albans will find socially-distanced seating, staggered arrival times and no interval to avoid queues for toilets when performances...
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Coventry City of Culture Trust launches micro commissions for disabled artists in partnership with Unlimited

13 hours ago   |   Coventry

Deaf, disabled and neurodivergent artists in Coventry and Warwickshire are being encouraged to apply for grants to create new work or enhance their skills through an exciting...
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PAUL THOMAS on UK advice to avoid travel on cruise ships

PAUL THOMAS on UK advice to avoid travel on cruise ships

14 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

PAUL THOMAS: 'I organise cruises putting on live theatre for the passengers - of course I'm depressed'
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The Guardian view on arts freelancers: they must not be forgotten | Editorial

17 hours ago   |   The Guardian

The government has stepped in to protect the UK's cultural infrastructure, but has neglected the people who make the art The £1.57bn rescue package for the arts that the UK...
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Old Vic theatre in London vows to appoint diversity specialists in bid to boost equality

Old Vic theatre in London vows to appoint diversity specialists in bid to boost equality

18 hours ago   |   Daily Mail

The Old Vic theatre in London released workplace figures to improve transparency and boost equality yesterday. The theatre joined the Pull Up for Change initiative, which...
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Birmingham Rep may make 40% of roles redundant amid Covid-19 crisis

19 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Despite emergency support funds, cuts may be needed for theatre to survive loss of income during coronavirus closure Birmingham Repertory theatre is considering cost-saving...
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Swan Lake in the bath and a quarantine Elvis: dazzling lockdown dance

20 hours ago   |   The Guardian

With venues closed, choreographers including Mark Morris have been creating increasingly inventive work at home Hottest front-room seats: the best theatre and dance online...
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Coronavirus England: Outdoor plays and opera restart Saturday

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Singing and playing wind and brass instruments, especially in groups, have been designated as 'higher risk' activities and are limited to professionals only, according to the... Read more ...

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