The show must go on: Paris curfew puts arts venues under pressure

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Theatres and cinemas have been forced to re-jig their schedules after the French government announced a 9pm curfew for Paris and other large towns, sowing panic that cultural activities would effectively be cancelled. This comes after a summer of cancellations and closures which saw artists and performers fear for their professional futures. So how is the cultural sector planning to overcome this latest setback?


Edilia Gänz, of the philanthropic arts association Fedora, joins us to discuss the effects of the current health crisis, sketching out the solutions currently being implemented and touching on the prospects for a post-pandemic arts scene.

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