Please Explain podcast: the theatre industry plans its big comeback

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Musicals contribute an average of $400 million to the Australian economy each year. As the coronavirus pandemic ensues, the industry is grappling with how to generate a profit in the era of social distancing.

In today’s episode, senior culture writer Nathanael Cooper joins senior journalist Jacqueline Maley to discuss the future of Australia’s musical theatre industry.

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