Here For Culture

Here For Culture

I am writing this on the day of Boris’s update and I have not found out what those updates are yet. However, I have also just found out that most of the venues and cultural events/projects/organisations in the North East have received funding from the government to allow them to stay open. The report has [...]

A reply to Rishi Sunak

A reply to Rishi Sunak

UK Chancellor, Rishi Sunak suggested that artists should retrain to find new jobs during the pandemic. Apparently, they need to adapt as theatres are not open (due to lack of support from the Government) then they must find other opportunities.  What I would like Sunak to understand, is that their work is not work- it [...]