Theatre News: The Furlough Scheme Will Not Be Extended For

Rishi Sunak has announced that the theatre and creative industries will not receive an extension to the government’s furlough scheme. The furlough scheme helps employers pay staff that are unable to work due to the pandemic, but it will not be extended for individual sectors in need. In September, employers must pay 10% of the wages […]Read More

Theatre News: Theatre Café Announces August Reopening

London’s award-winning Theatre Café have confirmed they will be re-opening their doors in August. The café is to return with an initial ‘soft-launch’; a one-day trial re-opening from 11am until 4pm on 1st August. Safety measures have been put into place to protect staff and customers, including Perspex screens around the counter, hand sanitising stations […]Read More

Theatre News: A Win For Theatre At Time Out’s Time

London’s theatres have been recognised by Time Out’s ‘Time In Awards’ for keeping the nation entertained throughout lockdown. The National Theatre At Home series has secured the top spot, as the “cultural initiative that made life worth living” during lockdown. The National Theatre have been broadcasting weekly cinema-quality recordings of sell-out plays, streamed for free […]Read More