Theatre Art Life
Well...here we are. Our worst nightmare -- another email on COVID-19 ;) Millions of people all over the world are suffering and freelance artists, in particular, seem to be in a state of freefall. While I do not want to seize the moment as a “told you so”, we do need to take a hard look at the realities of what a crisis like this does to those of us who are woefully unprepared and what we can do in the immediate to take care of ourselves.
It’s easy to think that 2020 might be a write off? At this point, we’ve narrowly avoided World War 3 between the US and Iran, we’ve been seeing the largest bushfires on record in Australia and then now, Coronavirus.
A few days ago, I came across this tweet and thought, “we are all pretty screwed if the freelancers who never mention money are now worrying about money”: