In solidarity, production companies and stagehands lit up their venues in Red to bring awareness to the financial difficulties and estimated 12 million employed brought on by the coronavirus pandemic. Power Plus Productions was honored to join partner, Clear Com, for this nationwide event.
- Live events employ over 12 million people
- Live events contributes over $1 trillion annually to the US economy
- 95% of live events have been cancelled due to COVID-19
96% of companies have cut staff and/or wages
77% of people in the live events industry have lost 100% of their income, including 97% of 1099 workers