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Coronavirus: Life in the arts 'is like a death', says the president of the Royal Academy of Dance

The Culture Recovery Fund has gone some way to protecting the arts in the pandemic. But as Lucy Cotter reports, the industry is on a knife edge.

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    Doing ballet class in a mask is a joke.

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    🎭😷👎

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    Do one luvies, bailing this upper class nonsense says a lot about the nature of society.

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    Alex Leitch BSc Open

    It's a Pandemic

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    An yet rishi sunak has the nerve to tell people to 'just retrain' on that pathetic propaganda poster. As if the choices of those in the art wasn't acceptable in the first place?!

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    reffoelcnu alouncelal

    Watching a ballet wearing masks and the dancers wearing masks . It’s not going to work they’ll just have to shut up shop like the rest of us

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    It’s like death. On no people can’t dance. Well people are actually dying

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    Problem is it’s not deemed essential

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    01:58

    I'm single 😥😥0:12

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    0:29

    02:07

    0:41 Woow woow 💖❤️

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    The Archduke Franz Ferdinand

    :0 da mask ain't even doing anything
    Its just the UNITED NATIONS destroying the middle class around the world for all the uprisings

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    Polluting Penguin

    Insanity – and 70% of the country thinks it’s perfectly okay to make millions redundant and decimate the economy

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    Dancing is filthy, evil, and disgusting. It was not invented by God, and should not be permitted UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCE. It spreads cvd and God knows what other vile immoral habits and diseases. Ban it now. Make it illegal.

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    Dreality Motion Pics

    Masquerade
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    Андрей Игоревич

    https://www.youtube.com/user/BBCBrasil

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    They could learn to code or learn plumbing.

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    I'm blind is this video of a fish market?

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    How the f… your supposed to do fizical exercise with a mask on blocking your breathing ? Leaving aside all the " conspiracy theories " please read about this things on medical books/journals issued before " the bug " situation …..

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    go to gab.com and search NoNewNormalUK

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    Art belongs to the people

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    EMPEROR DONALD JESUS TRUMP

    I inhale lysol and inject disinfectant and drink bleach… Now my Covid-19 test is negative. I DESTROYED COVID-19

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    The Arts…must be preserved…it's vital…!!!!🤣

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    Cristina Lexy Reef Tank

    Righ now buy food& paying the💰 bills more important than art my dear…
    We cannot eat a picasso painting🎃

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    Technically impossible…to dance requires to breathe…on a constant basis.

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