Leaving the EU: Performing Arts

Part of Digital, Culture, Media and Sport – in the House of Commons on 23rd May 2019.

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Photo of Bob Neill Bob Neill Chair, Justice Committee

As my hon. Friend the Minister will know, the UK has the most vibrant performing arts sector in the whole of Europe. An important part of that is the ability of UK companies to work collaboratively with European companies, for UK artists to visit and tour venues in the EU and vice versa. However, to achieve that, will he tell us what specific steps are being taken to ensure that there is frictionless travel for performing artists and musicians, as well as their equipment, including musical instruments?