UK theatre and performers return to stage after lockdown

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  • Channel 4 News published this video item, entitled “UK theatre and performers return to stage after lockdown” – below is their description.

    At the Winter Gardens in Blackpool they have been attracting entertainers for almost as long as they have been attracting tourists.

    Comedians, circus performers and thespians have all plied their trade here.

    But for the last few months, they have had to vacate the stage and search for alternative work.

    We have been meeting the performers and theatre workers finally emerging from lockdown into the light.

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    During the 2020 Covid-19 epidemic, lockdown has come to mean the practice of attempting to control transmission of the virus by means of restricting people’s movement and activities on a broad scale, usually on a national or state-wide basis.

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