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Published at 12:10 pm Tue Dec 22nd, 2020

Resources to help arts' organisations & creatives navigate the challenges that come with making work during the COVID-19 Pandemic

Making Work During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Here are a list of resources from risk assessment advice to building audience confidence:

Events Industry Forum- Guidance documents to keep workers and audiences safe during COVID-19

Government Guidance for Performing Arts- UK government guidance for people who work in performing arts, including arts organisations, venue operators and participants

Coronavirus Legislation UK- Legal obligations 

Association of British Theatre Technicians- COVID-19 resources and guidance for technical theatre workers

Production Service Association- COVID-19 Resource Centre 

Institution of Occupational Safety and Health-  IOSH have launched a series of webinars for occupational safety and health professionals on the Covid-19 situation


Creative Lockdown Activities 

Primary (ages 4-11):


Back to Ours Bedtime Stories - Live storytelling every Monday at 7pm via their Facebook page

Creative Homeschooling with She Productions - find video challenges, storytelling tasks, learn a song and more on She Productions website

Storytelling with the Herd Theatre - original stories written by Central School of Speech and Drama students, filmed and performed

Outta the Books - a new musical web series bringing you famous fairy tales in a whole new way

The Week Junior Activity Hub - The Week Junior is an award-winning current affairs magazine loved by children aged 8-14. Find some of the best experiments and exciting activities from our previous issues that you can do at home, to help keep your curious young minds exploring, learning and creating.



Saramique Studio Paint Pottery at home - Paint pottery at home with Saramique Studio – The online store has click and collect dates now. A great activity for yourself or to order as a gift for a loved one. Call 01482 641419 or email

101 things to do indoors or in your garden - HEY Mumbler has compiled a list of fun ideas to try at home

Shake Up Games- Get moving with these fun 10- minute shake-ups with Disney and Change 4 Life


Secondary (ages 12-15):

East Riding Dance - Check out East Riding Dance's online classes


Secondary (ages 16-18):

Middle Child Theatre's Mixtape Playlists - Monthly Spotify Playlists compiled by Middle Child Artists

Middle Child Library - Online library of plays