What we are Reading


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Australian Academy of the Humanities: Transformative: Impacts of Culture and Creativity. Read here>>>

Ainslie & Gorman Arts Centres: Artist Toolkit Livestream: Centrelink for Artists. Watch here>>>

ArtsHub: It’s time to talk about investment, not funding. Read here>>>

The New York Times: Stop trying to be productive. Read here>>>

MEAA: Latest Advice for those seeking JobSeeker payments. Read Here>>>

Live Performance Australia: Latest info for the arts sector. Read here>>>

Theatre Network Australia: Latest info for the arts sector. Read here>>>

NAVA: Top priorities for NSW’s next minister for the arts. Read here>>>

Australian Government Taxation Office: COVID-19: information for small businesses. Read here>>>

Arts Hub: How to cope with COVID-19 mental health issues. Read here>>>

Arts Hub: How to apply for the Centrelink coronavirus supplement as a sole trader. Read here>>>

Live Performance Australia: Death knell for Live Performance Industry without targeted industry package. Read here>>>

Live Performance Australia: One Week Later: No Plan for Live Performance Industry in Shutdown​. Read here>>>

Live Performance Australia: LPA calls for $850m live performance support and stimulus package. Read more here>>>

Listen: to the ABC Radio National interview with LPA President, Richard Evans. Click here>>>

Watch: the ABC News television interview with LPA Chief Executive, Evelyn Richardson. Click here>>>

Dance Informa: Claire O’Shea’s tech tips for Studio Owners in our trying times. Read here>>>

I Lost My Gig: AN INDUSTRY IN CRISIS: Reported income losses spike 200% overnight to over $100M. Read here>>>

The Guardian: Coronavirus arts crisis: expert tips on keeping your audience – and getting your work out there. Featuring Ausdance member Annalouise Paul. Read here>>>

ABC Podcast The Signal: Ange Lavoipierre and Stephen Stockwell discuss COVID-19: The faces of the jobs crisis. Listen here>>>

ArtsHub: Minister meets arts leaders to plan coronavirus approach. The Hon Paul Fletcher met with arts leaders today to discuss how to support the industry as COVID-19 closes cultural institutions and cancels performances nationwide. Read here>>>

Minding The Gap: Dancers: honor your mental health during the COVID-19 outbreak. Read here>>>

ArtsHub: ​Queensland announces $8M relief fund for coronavirus arts emergency. Rent relief for Arts Queensland tenants and a 12-month extension of current funding for organisations are among the measures announced today. Read here>>>

MEAA: Live performance and entertainment sector needs special help to cope with coronavirus impact. Read here>>>

The Conversation: Coronavirus: Australian arts need a stimulus package. Here is what it should look like. Read here>>>