Performing Arts Guidance: 6 January 2021

COVID-19 update The government updated their guidance on 6 January on “Working safely during coronavirus (COVID-19)” The guidance is at THIS link. The key message is: During this period, performing arts venues can continue to operate under Stages 1 and 2 of the performing arts roadmap. This means that: Performing arts professionals may continue to […]

LTG Letter to DCMS re COVID-19

LTG write to Caroline Dinenage MP, Minister for Digital and Culture, at the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport. She was elected Conservative MP for Gosport, Stubbington, Lee-on-the-Solent and Hill Head in 2010. LTG write seeking clarification on whether the government guidance of 17 July 2020 allows non-professional theatres to re-open in line with professional […]

DCMS Guidance 9 July 2020

On Thursday 9 July the government gave the green light to resume outdoor performances on 11 July. See HERE. The headline information is: Small pilots of performances indoors with socially distanced audience to take place to inform future plans New government guidance outlines how nation’s beloved theatres and performance venues can get back up and […]

DCMS Entertainment and Events Working Group

Sent 21 May 2020 Dear SOLT and UK Theatre Members, Please see below our press release in response to the latest announcement from DCMS in regards to the theatre sector. The working groups will all have had their first meeting by the end of this week and we look forward to updating members on their […]