Pantos, musicals and plays across London are being hit by Covid outbreaks while the Wembley concert for NHS staff is postponed.
A night of comedy is set to have people laughing out loud.
One of the most hotly-awaited British movies of the year is now going to skip its cinema release and move straight to the small screen instead.
As coronavirus restrictions are eased, live comedy is heading back to venues.
Actors are set to tread the boards once more as Stamford Shakespeare Company raises the curtain on its 2021 summer season at Tolethorpe.