Peers voice fears for COVID-19’s “acute impact” on performing arts

Peers voice fears for COVID-19’s “acute impact” on performing arts

A group of Peers has asked ministers to consider further steps to support and protect creative industries from the “acute impact” of the COVID-19 pandemic. The House of Lords Communications and Digital Select Committee has written to Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden to ask what more the government will do to ease the...

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Lucy Dacus and Tim Burgess announced for Royal Albert Home

Lucy Dacus and Tim Burgess announced for Royal Albert Home

Acclaimed singer-songwriter Lucy Dacus and Charlatans frontman Tim Burgess will play exclusive streamed sessions in June as part of the Royal Albert Home series. The shows are to raise funds for the Royal Albert Hall, which has been closed since 17 March and – like all arts venues across the UK – is in financial crisis...

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