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★★★★★ Review: Our Lady of Blundellsands – tears, laughter and acid wit in Jonathan Harvey's new comedy @LivEveryPlay 

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The Society of London Theatre and UK Theatre have said they "believe as of now, theatre venues should close under government advice". It follows the government's press conference advising the public to avoid theatres. A full story will be on The Stage site soon.

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The Stage has begun a breaking news page for everything related to the coronavirus and how the industry is being impacted. The link here will be updated as news come in. Click here for all the updates as they happen:

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West End and UK theatres to close immediately in light of recent government advice

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Leading theatre lawyer @neiladleman  has warned that a lack of clarity in the government advice for theatres to close may give insurers an excuse not to pay out, which could have a "severe impact for a lot of venues"

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Entertainment unions including @EquityUK , @WeAreTheMU  and @bectu  have joined together to call on the government for an income guarantee for freelance and self-employed workers in the sector

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The Stage's list of live streaming and online theatre is updated daily and is outside the paywall

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ITV is to broadcast a special programme celebrating the past 10 years of the Olivier Awards on April 5, the day this year’s ceremony was due to be held. Organisers have announced plans to announce this year's winners at a special event in the autumn.

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The @NationalTheatre  has unveiled plans for a home streaming service, which will release NT Live productions for free on a weekly basis. It launches next week, on YouTube, with One Man, Two Guvnors starring James Corden

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Sarah Frankcom has marked the start of her tenure at @LAMDAdrama  by reducing initial audition fees by 75%. First-round applicants will pay £12, instead of the previous flat rate of £54

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Equity’s minority ethnic members committee @EquityMEM ) has called on fellow actors to “unequivocally denounce” Laurence Fox for comments he made during an appearance on BBC1's Question Time

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West End performers open up about their battles with anxiety to encourage more conversations around mental health in theatre.

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Today is #LoveTheatreDay ! Make sure to check out our live article with all the highlights -

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Netflix has announced it will be filming and adapting stage plays for the small screen, with its first project to be American Son starring

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The has launched a new bursaries scheme to help writers from under-represented groups. Selected participants will receive £10,000 to develop their careers

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The first Black British Theatre Awards will take place in October this year, celebrating black performers and creative talent

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