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WeMakeEvents Campaign Moves to Next Phase – Stand as One

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WeMakeEvents Campaign Moves to Next Phase – Stand as One

Initially launched by PLASA in response to calls from its membership, the #WeMakeEvents campaign aims to raise awareness around the current plight of the live events sector and how it urgently needs financial support in order to survive the Covid-19 crisis. The initial response has been fantastic, including a collective Day of Action on 11th August with creative expressions across the country, including  over 700 buildings lit up in red and other activities that culminated with 4,000 socially distanced event professionals lining bridges and the bankside of the Thames,  expressing their need for support with the red alert theme. In order to represent all those in the communities...

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Sparks supplies lighting hire for the Bridge Theatre "Talking Heads" season

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Sparks supplies lighting hire for the Bridge Theatre "Talking Heads" season

We are excited to be supplying a lighting hire to our friends over at The Bridge Theatre, after being closed due to the Covid-19 outbreak The Bridge is now open with a repertoire season of one-person plays during September and October.   Alan Bennett's "Talking Heads" 7th September - 30th October 2020 Lighting designer:  Jon Clark

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Sparks supplies lighting hire to The Bridge Theatre for "Beat the Devil"

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Sparks supplies lighting hire to The Bridge Theatre for "Beat the Devil"
Sparks supply the lighting hire for "Beat The Devil"

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GLOD: Political Theatre as a Civil Right

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GLOD: Political Theatre as a Civil Right

Here at Sparks we not only supply the West End and large touring production companies, but are proud to support smaller independent companies. Join us on Monday 6th of July 2020 6pm BST 3 to watch @BEZNATheatre’s #ILLEGALISED which explores the abuses of the Home Office, followed by a panel including author of (B)ordering Britain Nadine El-Enany, academic whose work centers on the treatment of individuals seeking asylum Monish Bhatia and actor & activist Theo St. Claire. The performances and discussions are free, please register your interest for the event here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/glod-political-theatre-as-a-ci… We supplied lights for the tour from this...

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Complicite - The Encounter will be available to watch online from 15th - 22nd May

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Complicite - The Encounter will be available to watch online from 15th - 22nd May
The Encounter will be available to watch online from 7pm Friday 15 May to 10pm Friday 22 May.

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