Research

Digital engagement: findings from the Covid-19 participation monitor
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Digital engagement: findings from the Covid-19 participation monitor

How are the public engaging in digital creative and cultural activities during the pandemic? This report from The Audience Agency ...
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Empty theatre seats
Photo: Felix Mooneeram

The impact of Covid-19 on jobs in the cultural sector – part 2

What are the national and regional differences, and the differences between demographic groups? This article written in February 2021 shares ...
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Impacts of Covid-19: a snapshot from the cultural sector
Vogue Ball, Contact Theatre. Photo: Drew Forsyth

Impacts of Covid-19: a snapshot from the cultural sector

This article written in January 2021 shares findings from a national research programme that is building a robust and in-depth ...
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Covid-19 Cultural Participation Monitor: December 2020
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Covid-19 Cultural Participation Monitor: December 2020

This report from The Audience Agency shares findings from a nationwide survey on the public's views about participating in creative ...
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Empty theatre seats
Photo: Felix Mooneeram

The impact of Covid-19 on jobs in the cultural sector – part 1

This article written in December 2020 shares findings from a national research programme that is building a robust and in-depth ...
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Man on stage dancing and learning backwards
Vogue Ball. Contact Theatre. Photo: Drew Forsyth

Policy review: social security for cultural practitioners

This policy review looks at social security support for cultural practitioners and how effective these schemes were during the Covid-19 ...
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Family sitting together with masks watching an activity. Man filming it on his phone.
Events at Left Bank Leeds. Photo: Sally Molineaux

Policy review: cultural policy responses to Covid-19 in the UK

This policy review looks at governmental cultural policy responses to the Covid-19 pandemic across the UK and reflects on how ...
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Older female audience member in wheelchair dancing to music
Sinfonia Viva, Brentwood. Orchestras Live. Photo: Paul Starr, Essex County Council

Culture on referral

Explore the evidence surrounding culture on referral programmes (also known as arts on prescription) and the implications for cultural sector ...
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